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Public Policy

Laws against texting while driving reduce emergency room visits

March 21, 2019
New research shows that primary bans on texting while driving prevent motor vehicle crash-related visits to emergency departments

Factors affecting state nullification legislation

March 12, 2018
Why states override national laws they view as unconstitutional

The American Health Care Act: What happened?

April 4, 2017
The health care reform attempt failed, but it’s hardly the first time

ACA turmoil: How did we get here, and where are we going?

November 4, 2016
The complexity of the health care law underscores the difficulty in minimizing its looming effects

Evaluating health information exchanges

April 13, 2016
Why it might be useful to have your medical information with you at all times—and why that’s not already a reality

Patient advocacy beyond the dental chair

April 29, 2014

This resident dove headfirst into the action with health care reform to determine how it serves a special population: pediatric dental patients.