This Viewpoint discusses the health care reform agendas and plans of candidates in the 2016 US Presidential and Congressional elections.
This cross-sectional study surveys medical students in 8 Southern public medical schools about Medicaid eligibility in their states.
Rhodes et al assess primary care appointment availability by state and insurance status. See also the invited commentary by Bindman and Coffman.
This analysis of survey data assesses changes in access to care, utilization, and self-reported health among low-income adults in 3 states—Kentucky, Arkansas, and Texas—taking alternative approaches to the Affordable Care Act.
Kangovi et al evaluate whether a trained community health worker intervention would improve posthospital outcomes among patients of low socioeconomic status. See the Invited Commentary by Alter.
This structured review identifies and highlights the 10 original research articles most likely to reduce overuse of medical care.
Gupta and colleagues investigate methods of colorectal cancer screening outreach to the underserved.
This cross-sectional survey study measures changes in outpatient quality and patient experience in the United States from 2002 to 2013 to determine whether efforts to improve outpatient quality have been successful.