Healthy Skeptic

Healthy Skeptic

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The Healthy Skeptic podcast provides general information about health care and the health system. It is produced by Kevin Roche, who has many years of experience working in the health industry. Mr. Roche is available to assist health care companies through consulting arrangements and may be reached via email at [email protected]


machine learning in health care
Jun 12 • 3 min
written post is at www.healthy-skeptic.com
medicare choices of new beneficiaries
Jun 12 • 4 min
Written post at https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/06/10/new-medicare-beneficiaries-and-medicare-advantage/
anti-oxidants, a cautionary tale
Jun 12 • 4 min
written post is at https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/06/11/antioxidants-and-health-a-cautionary-tale/
survey research methodology
Jun 12 • 4 min
Written post is at https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/06/12/survey-research-methodology/
drug spending by payer
Jun 4 • 4 min
written post at https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/06/04/drug-spending-for-different-payers/
predicting high cost patients
Jun 3 • 3 min
the written post can be found at https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/06/03/predicting-high-cost-patients-2/
self-funded employer health plans
May 30 • 4 min
The link to the written post is https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/05/30/dol-report-on-self-funded-plans/
HSAs and health care utilization
May 29 • 4 min
link to the original post is https://healthy-skeptic.com/2019/05/29/hsa-balances-and-health-care-utilization/
health price variation
May 28 • 4 min
The written post can be found at https://healthy-skeptic.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=34201&action=edit
The latest Altarum Institute report on national health spending and health prices
May 28 • 4 min
The written post can be found at https://healthy-skeptic.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=34192&action=edit and includes a link to the report
medicare advantage and dual eligibles
May 23 • 3 min
This was based on an Avalere study. here is the link https://go.avalere.com/acton/attachment/12909/f-69e32532-ce17-42c8-87bc-8b95e12e258a/1/-/-/-/-/BMA_Duals_ISPOR_2019.pdf
Introduction to the healthy skeptic podcast
May 23 • 1 min
this episode describes the content of the healthy-skeptic podcasts