Poor communication between doctors and patients is widely seen as a problem in American healthcare. Now more and more healthcare providers are giving patients new ways of accessing doctors to ask questions or express concerns. In the age of email, texting, video chatting and social media, a look at the promise and limitations of digital communication to improve patient experiences and outcomes.
Economists weigh in on what’s ahead for the housing market, job growth, and the overall prospects for economic recovery.
- Douglas Holtz-Eakin chief economist, director, Congressional Budget Office from 2003 to 2006, and senior domestic policy adviser to the McCain Campaign and a member of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.
- James Paulsen chief investment strategist, Wells Capital Management
- Chris Varvares president, Macroeconomic Advisers
- Paul Krugman professor of economics, Princeton University and op-ed columnist, New York Times
- Allen Sinai chief global economist and president of Decision Economics
- Jon Hilsenrath chief economic correspondent, Wall Street Journal
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