How the ACA dented the health care cost curve

March 2, 2020

A decade after the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, there is evidence that the landmark health legislation has contributed to slower growth U.S. health care spending.

VIDEO: Why JAMA Health Forum was created

January 27, 2020

On Jan. 23, the Journal of the American Medical Association Network launched its latest digital journal where policy discussion and research will converge in near real time on the network's online platform. Melinda Buntin, Ph.D., Mike Curb Professor of Health Policy and Chair of the Department of Health Policy at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will join the journal's first editor, Dr. John Ayanian, MPP, from the University of Michigan, as deputy editor of this innovative online channel.

Coronavirus: What you need to know

January 22, 2020

***This post was last updated, Monday, March 23*** The outbreak and global spread of a deadly coronavirus has dominated news coverage and generated numerous questions about prevention, surveillance and transmission around the world.