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  • The New Health Care Sales Paradigm

    Health care reform has led drugmakers and hospital systems to carry out more rigorous cost-benefit value analyses. Take the experience of two...

  • Examining the Bad Business Plan of a Noble Calling

    Appraising the health care business model through an entrepreneur’s lens.

  • Healthy Application Innovation

    Three steps to mobile health care innovations and how developers can provide value.

  • A Table Rounded by Many Health Care Opinions

    Doctors, economists and ethicists deliver a potent mix of intelligent and provocative discussion around how best to deliver health care.

  • Preparing for a Premier Health Care Event on Campus

    Value creation in health care is likely to come from innovation. Come and meet some of the people behind the change.

  • The Oncological Dilemma

    For society, medical providers and people receiving cancer care, serious questions remain about the "value" of treatment.

  • Cutting the Waste in the Cancer Chase

    Is the arms race in the genetic mapping of cancer worth the investment? Cost-effectiveness analysis could provide our answer.

  • Three Policy Levers for Cost-Effective Health Care

    The U.S. federal government has new ways to reduce waste in Medicare and across the health care system.

  • Moneyball for Health Care: Part 2

    The medical community’s mindset and financing continue to explain why health care is plagued with inefficient allocation of resources.

  • Moneyball for Health Care

    The inefficient allocation of resources explains why so many Medicare dollars are squandered. Here’s a simple example to explain how it happens.

  • Mastering Disaster Resilience With Professor Meyer

    The Lifelong Learning Master Class in New York helped take the OUCH out of disaster preparedness for this alum and other attendees.

  • The Problems of Not-So-Primary Care

    The changing business of primary care leaves some without timely access to their doctor and raises the specter of the two-tiered health care...

  • Insuring the New Next Best Thing

    Startups will soon be able to raise capital from crowdfunding, but investors might want to look into an innovative insurance product before they...

  • Can you Count to 15 Trillion?

    The Wharton School hosts an eye-opening event that highlights America’s national debt

  • Make the Most of Your Life Insurance

    Unlock lifetime payments and support Wharton by contributing a life insurance policy.

  • Market’s ‘Puzzling’ Reaction to the Health-Care Ruling

    Penn faculty respond to the initial effects of the Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act, and ponder longer-term reactions.

  • Saving Pensions a Possibility?

    The pension systems of the United States and United Kingdom are not dead, but they aren’t exactly the solution of the future either.

  • Concierge Medicine: The Doctor Is (Always) In, If You Pay Enough

    Concierge could help solve America's health-care crisis, or make it worse.

  • So Many Foreign Markets, So Little Time

    How to design an effective international expansion strategy.

  • Paying Less and Getting More

    Geisinger Health System has been successful at controlling health-care costs. Can others emulate it? Can Wharton knowledge help?

  • Concerning the World’s Biggest Risks

    The Wharton Risk Center gains international publicity from its work with the World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report.

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