Diabetic Healthcare Cost
It’s an age-old question that continues even as our nation’s healthcare system changes: are higher costs in health care for patients always associated with higher quality goods and services? One USF researcher took on that question, looking at the care that millions of Americans with diabetes receive. We look at his findings on University Beat on WUSF 89.7.
Dr. Quast's research on “Quality of Care and Relative Resource Use for Patients with Diabetes” was pubished in the June issue of the American Journal of Managed Care.
Dr. Quast's research on “Diabetes Care Provided to Children Displaced by Hurricane Katrina” was published in the Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness August issue
NPR story on Express Scripts & Health Care Cost Institute studies on diabetic healthcare
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Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV from 2007-2017. In addition to serving as a producer, reporter, host and assistant news director, he serves as Intern Coordinator for WUSF News. Mark has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992. He graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a BA in Telecommunications/Radio in 1994.