Are White Men Accessing COVID-19 Screening More Than Others?

This article was originally published here. “COVID-19 is a White man’s disease. It doesn’t seem to infect Black people,” said Jane, a community leader in New Haven, Conn., who had come to the U.S. as a refugee from Africa many years ago. Jane addressed my team of health services researchers and members of the local immigrant community to improve communication …

Preventing surprise medical bills could be derailed

Surprise medical bills have long been a big problem in Texas. Gov. Greg Abbott announced this would be solved in 2019. A law, said to be one of the toughest in the nation, was passed. Now two authors of that bill say it could be completely undone in the rules phase. At issue is how patients will be better served: …