This UK economist spent a year in the U.S. to learn more about America’s health care system. Why does cost-per-Quality-Adjusted-Life-Year (QALY) generate so much fear? How credible are U.S. value frameworks without taking into account cost-per-QALY? Why does the U.S. have such a lack of pricing transparency and how can an understanding of value be expected under such circumstances? Read the latest tHEORetically Speaking blog post for more. (Source: Andrew Briggs, tHEORetically Speaking, 11/29/16)
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