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Marshall Allen
Digging into health insurance and the way we pay for health care for ProPublica. marshall.allen@propublica.org. CUNY J-school prof. DMs open.
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Kenwardjr Aug 15
This story and my work this year have benefited greatly from the wisdom of 's editing (and by earlier guidance from and of course ).
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tracyweber Aug 14
Nothing better than using an entertaining/crazy case to show how easy it is to defraud health insurers...and to have a squad of US senators say: What?! Fix that! Great work by
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ProPublica Aug 14
Did you catch this truly wild story about the ultimate insurance grifter? Well, here's an update.. After 's story, six senators just called for closing loopholes that make health care fraud easy.
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Marshall Allen Aug 14
Replying to @Aetna @Cigna and 3 others
Update: Six Senate Dems have called for federal regulators to close the loopholes identified in my story:
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Marshall Allen Aug 14
Replying to @propublica @vox
The original story is one of the more astonishing I've ever written about the absurdities in our health care system:
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Marshall Allen Aug 14
Six Senate Dems are urging regulators to close the health care fraud "loopholes" exposed in my story, published with , about a scammer who fraudulently obtained NPIs and went on an out-of-network billing spree with private insurers:
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Stephanie M. Lee Aug 8
ANOTHER scandal about a USC doctor -- this one blown open by a USC undergrad journism student (!).
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Shannon Brownlee Aug 8
Another factoid: Federal healthcare spending (Medicare, Medicaid, VA, active military) surpassed military spending several years ago.
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Marshall Allen Aug 8
Hi - He was sentenced to almost a decade in federal prison; his wife had divorced him years before. The full story has a lot more details: Thanks for reading!
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Nicholas Jackson Aug 7
Today is an extremely difficult day, the worst day—and I’m heart-broken and devastated. We learned this morning, without any warning, that our primary funder is cutting off all charitable giving and that our board is shutting down , effective next Friday.
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Marshall Allen Aug 6
He is a delight, and so cozy and cuddly.
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Marshall Allen Aug 6
Word travels fast! Sorry I'm late to the rescue with the pic of our new kitten . But here he is. This is Tex!
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Caroline Chen Aug 4
*deep breath* So let's talk about mental health. Warning: long thread Also: real academic research ahead
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Marshall Allen Jul 31
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Marshall Allen Jul 30
Now this is a gobsmacker by colleagues & at - rich parents giving up custody of their kids so they can get college financial aid.
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tracyweber Jul 30
Today’s A+ steamy-platform-innovation haiku: Things that provoke awe: Woman tucking blue ice pack Into her sports bra
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NBC News Jul 30
Two California professors have seen their vision for a seesaw that allows children from the US and Mexico to play together become reality. Custom-built seesaws have been installed in Sunland Park, New Mexico, where a slatted border fence separates it from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.
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Secretary Alex Azar Jul 29
Today is an exciting day for patients: Under today's proposal, hospitals will have to disclose their real, negotiated prices, enabling patients to shop among providers. It's part of 's vision to deliver transparency and put patients in control:
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Marshall Allen Jul 25
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Drew Dyck Jul 24
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