'The sobering lessons of health reform in Massachusetts'
Writing at Slate, UMass professor Darshak Sanghavi
isn't impressed with the state's universal health-care plan or the current direction of the national health-care debate. Sanghavi:
The expensive Massachusetts plan is not well-designed to systematically improve anyone's health. Instead, it's a superficial effort to clear the uninsured from the books and then clumsily limit further costs by discouraging care.