16 min

The Push to End Cancer Screening Purgatory Tradeoffs

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Initial screenings for breast, lung and cervical cancer are free, but expensive secondary tests can leave patients in screening purgatory.
Guests: 
Mark Fendrick, MD, Professor of Medicine and public health at the University of Michigan, Director of the Center for Value Based Insurance Design.
Gloria Coronado, PhD, epidemiologist and health disparities researcher, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
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Initial screenings for breast, lung and cervical cancer are free, but expensive secondary tests can leave patients in screening purgatory.
Guests: 
Mark Fendrick, MD, Professor of Medicine and public health at the University of Michigan, Director of the Center for Value Based Insurance Design.
Gloria Coronado, PhD, epidemiologist and health disparities researcher, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
Learn more and read a full transcript on our website.
Want more Tradeoffs? Sign up for our free weekly newsletter featuring the latest health policy research and news.
Support this type of journalism today, with a gift.
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Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

16 min

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