Tradeoffs

‘The Good Stuff’ Transcript

Note: This transcript has been created with a combination of machine ears and human eyes. There may be small differences between this document and the audio version, which is one of many reasons we encourage you to listen to the episode! Dan Gorenstein Today, the story of two guys. Bapu Jena Buddies, really. Dan Gorenstein Right….

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The Good Stuff

Two friends—a doctor and an economist—have spent more than 20 years trying to redesign insurance around one simple but elusive goal: make the good stuff more accessible than the bad stuff.

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‘Feeding the Sick’ Transcript

Note: This transcript has been created with a combination of machine ears and human eyes. There may be small differences between this document and the audio version, which is one of many reasons we encourage you to listen to the episode! Dan Gorenstein Many of us are thinking about food this week. Personally, I’m psyched to…

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Feeding the Sick

We know good nutrition is tied to good health. But is there evidence that food should be prescribed and paid for like medicine?

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What Brings You In Today?

Health care leaders are spending more time and money trying to improve how doctors and nurses communicate with their patients. Are those efforts working?

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‘The Train Has Left the Station’ Transcript

Note: This transcript has been created with a combination of machine ears and human eyes. There may be small differences between this document and the audio version, which is one of many reasons we encourage you to listen to the episode! Dan Gorenstein From the Annenberg Studios at the University of Pennsylvania, I’m Dan Gorenstein,…

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The Train Has Left the Station

What have 30 years of hospital mergers meant to the cost and quality of care we receive? And where do we go from here?

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The Town the Ballpark Is In

A team of economists and coders has built one of the most influential machines in health care—a machine almost no one has ever heard of.

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Season 1: Sneak Peek

Tradeoffs is a new podcast exploring our confusing, costly, and often counterintuitive health care system. Season 1 starts October 16th.

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