Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

healthcare Americans disgruntled

U.S. consumers ­– health citizens – have far higher trust equity in their healthcare providers than they do in members of Congress.

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 09:46 am May 22, 2017
Recent research points to dissatisfaction and erosion of trust between American citizens and government.
holistic approach to community health

Former Surgeon General Regina Benjamin, MD, was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2009.

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 10:51 am May 09, 2017
She believes prevention is the key to building a more sustainable healthcare system.

"Under the AHCA, Medicaid is at risk of losing $880 billion in funding."

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 08:49 am May 09, 2017
The $8 billion allocations proposed with the AHCA would have to cover the 17.5 million people who could lose coverage with Medicaid cuts.

Physicians and consumers alike in the U.S. are all dealing with the madness, stress, and financial un-wellness that mar health insurance and healthcare in America.

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 11:36 am April 25, 2017
Whether the doctor or patient is a Democrat, Independent, or Republican, the numbers are clear that people think healthcare coverage is important for all.

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, healthcare economist

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 08:53 am March 28, 2017
The remedy is in better design.

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, healthcare economist

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 06:57 am March 13, 2017
It’s generally thought that healthy people are more health-engaged than people diagnosed with medical issues. But that’s old health school thinking: most health consumers managing chronic conditions say they’ve become more engaged with healthcare over the past two years, according to CDW’s 2017 Patient Engagement...

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, healthcare economist

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 09:46 am February 27, 2017
Results of two polls published in the past week, from the Kaiser Family Foundation and Pew Research Center, demonstrate growing support for the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.

Health economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 09:34 am February 13, 2017
We are all Amazon Prime primed as consumers now. So it should not surprise healthcare providers, plans and suppliers that consumers expect just-in-time convenience for their healthcare, Accenture has found.

Health economist Jane Sarahohn-Kahn

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 11:28 am January 23, 2017
Access to healthcare is underpinned in large part on a health consumer’s access to information about available health care services, their location, price, and if the patient is very fortunate to glean, quality.

Health economist Jane Sarahohn-Kahn

By Jane Sarasohn-Kahn 06:43 pm January 09, 2017
Most medical things exhibited at CES 2017 are connected devices with apps that collect, analyze, and feedback data and information to users (patients, consumers, caregivers) and health/care providers (physicians, nurses, care coaches, and others who support people in self-care).

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