Tradeoffs

By Tradeoffs

America's costly and complicated health care system faces an enormous burden: fixing the flaws the pandemic has revealed in our health care system. Addressing these flaws will require us to tackle hard questions with no easy answers. It will require Tradeoffs. Long-time health care reporter Dan Gorenstein hosts an examination of health care, policy, and people; and the weighty decisions we all find ourselves faced with. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    Biden's $400 Billion Bet on Caring for Older and Disabled Americans at Home
    21:03
  2. 2.
    COVID's Push and Pull on the Public Health Workforce
    18:36
  3. 3.
    Can Democrats Reconcile Their Health Policy Differences?
    16:54
  4. 4.
    How Do We Keep the Nursing Shortage From Getting Worse?
    15:45
  5. 5.
    Inside Big Health Insurers’ Side Hustle
    29:58
  6. 6.
    Employers Grapple With Fear, Uncertainty and Vaccine Mandates
    18:43
  7. 7.
    The Next Big Challenge to Abortion Rights
    15:31
  8. 8.
    Schools Brace For Pandemic-Fueled Mental Health Needs
    21:39
  1. 9.
    Catching America's Top Cancer Killer
    28:00
  2. 10.
    Calling the Shots: Should Employers Mandate COVID Vaccines?
    25:02
  3. 11.
    Presenting The Nocturnists: Stories from a Pandemic
    29:01
  4. 12.
    Presenting The Pulse: The Impact of Maternity Ward Closures
    22:23
  5. 13.
    Health Care's Ransomware Wake-Up Call
    22:16
  6. 14.
    Sacrifices and Small Wins: The Fight Against Rising Gun Violence
    22:27
  7. 15.
    One Woman’s Year Surviving the Pandemic with a Disability
    20:05
  8. 16.
    Why Millions Could Lose Medicaid Next Year
    19:00
  9. 17.
    One County’s 20-Year Effort to Decriminalize Mental Illness
    19:59
  10. 18.
    The Aducanumab Aftermath: The Industry
    14:56
  11. 19.
    The Aducanumab Aftermath: The Payer
    15:30
  12. 20.
    The Aducanumab Aftermath: The Patient
    17:15
  13. 21.
    The Aducanumab Aftermath: The Doctor
    14:18
  14. 22.
    Babies, Boats & Abstracts: An Insider's Guide to Health Policy Conferences
    14:31
  15. 23.
    Drilling Into a Dentist's COVID Roller Coaster Ride
    17:21
  16. 24.
    The FDA’s Pressure-Packed Alzheimer’s Drug Decision
    23:39
  17. 25.
    Catching America’s Top Cancer Killer
    28:16
  18. 26.
    Calling the Shots: Should Employers Mandate COVID Vaccines?
    26:25
  19. 27.
    3 Employers, 2 Wonks and 1 Health Insurance Mess (LIVE!)
    38:21
  20. 28.
    Presenting The Dose: Asian Americans and the Dual Pandemic
    25:22
  21. 29.
    Public Option(al): What Happened to Biden's Big Idea?
    17:48
  22. 30.
    Preventing HIV Just Got A Lot Cheaper. What Took So Long?
    29:33
  23. 31.
    Losing a Hospital
    18:22
  24. 32.
    Biden's $400 Billion Bet on Caring for Older and Disabled Americans at Home
    17:40
  25. 33.
    A New Era of Gun Violence Research
    24:12
  26. 34.
    No Simple Answers: A COVID Q&A With NYT's Apoorva Mandavilli
    22:17
  27. 35.
    One Community Health Center’s COVID Recovery
    13:50
  28. 36.
    How Will Biden’s Fix for Child Poverty Affect Kids’ Health?
    19:31
  29. 37.
    Data and Door Knocking: One City's Push for Racial Equity in Vaccines
    19:57
  30. 38.
    Will the Federal Ban on Surprise Medical Bills Work?
    21:39
  31. 39.
    The High Price of Lowering Health Costs for 150 Million Americans
    33:32
  32. 40.
    Fixing Health Care's 'Leaky Pipes' Could Save the U.S. $340 Billion
    15:45
  33. 41.
    Death, Disease and Denial: Combating COVID in the ER
    14:03
  34. 42.
    Xavier Becerra: Get to Know Biden's Pick to Lead HHS
    22:33
  35. 43.
    ‘The Ten Year War’ Over Obamacare (and the Battles Ahead)
    20:00
  36. 44.
    We Need You
    20:34
  37. 45.
    New Year, New Episodes!
    2:47
  38. 46.
    The Price of Care
    14:13
  39. 47.
    Meeting the Mental Health Need
    26:30
  40. 48.
    Surprise! SCOTUS Bucks ERISA
    16:19
  41. 49.
    On the Job in the ICU
    10:56
  42. 50.
    Core to Who I Am
    25:35

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