Episode 115

Discounted Care

February 7, 2018
  • Health Care
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Food & Drug Regulation
Assistant Professor of Health Policy, Vanderbilt University Medical School

Prescription drugs are expensive. But for years, a little-known program has given some hospitals discounts to help them provide care for low-income and uninsured patients. Professor Sayeh Nikpay explains why this program is now under fire and what this means for America’s safety net.

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