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NYSHealth's "Best of 2017" Annual Report (New York State Health Foundation, Wednesday, December 20th, 2017)

A Wish List For 2018 (Huffington Post, Monday, December 4th, 2017)

People Value Different Aspects of Quality Care Depending on Their Health Needs (Academy Health, Monday, November 20th, 2017)

College a worthwhile investment for many reasons (Daily Herald, Wednesday, November 15th, 2017)

Column: Let's be transparent about health care costs (Nashville Business Journal, Friday, November 3rd, 2017)

Texas OnCourse: Preparing Students for College & Careers (University of Texas News, Monday, October 23rd, 2017)

Price Transparency Tools Are Still Struggling. We Offer Advice (The Health Care Blog, Monday, October 23rd, 2017)

'Bright New Leaders': Inside the Ohio Program That's Offering Aspiring Principals Training and Mentorship - and an MBA (The 74, Tuesday, October 10th, 2017)

Adults and Community College Degrees (Inside Higher Ed, Monday, October 9th, 2017)

The Hidden Reason Behind College Dropouts (U.S. News & World Report, Thursday, October 5th, 2017)

COMMENTARY: What is a college degree worth? (Courier Post, Thursday, October 5th, 2017)

To Improve Health Care, How Do We Build Trust And Respect For Patients? (Health Affairs Blog, Tuesday, September 26th, 2017)

MYTHBUSTER: Consumers favor higher priced providers (Catalyst for Payment Reform, Tuesday, September 26th, 2017)

Daniel Yankelovich, pollster whose findings drove corporate, government policy, dies at 92 (The Washington Post, Saturday, September 23rd, 2017)

Daniel Yankelovich, Master of Public Opinion Research, Dies at 92 (The New York Times, Friday, September 22nd, 2017)

Let The Sun Shine In On Health Care Costs (Huffington Post, Tuesday, September 19th, 2017)

I'm the perfect person to price shop for an operation. But the process went terribly (STAT, Thursday, September 14th, 2017)

In the push for transparency, price and quality come to a head (Modern Healthcare, Friday, September 8th, 2017)

Preparing the Workers of Today for the Labor Needs of Tomorrow (WNYC, Monday, September 4th, 2017)

For some consumers, loyalty outweighs price (Modern Healthcare, Thursday, August 10th, 2017)

Americans Support Price Shopping For Health Care, But Few Actually Seek Out Price Information (Health Affairs, Monday, August 7th, 2017)

Offering A Price Transparency Tool Did Not Reduce Overall Spending Among California Public Employees And Retirees (Health Affairs, Monday, August 7th, 2017)

Some of those hot-button issues of the Trump-backed immigration bill aren't so controversial to the public (The Washington Post, Friday, August 4th, 2017)

The Right Way to Reform Health Care (Foreign Affairs, Monday, July 31st, 2017)

What do patients value in healthcare? (Managed Healthcare Executive , Saturday, July 22nd, 2017)

How 3 patient groups view healthcare quality: 6 things to know (Becker's Hospital Review, Wednesday, July 12th, 2017)

Patients lukewarm toward price transparency tools (FierceHealthcare, Tuesday, July 11th, 2017)

Deep Partisan Divide on Higher Education (Inside Higher Ed, Tuesday, July 11th, 2017)

The Price of Health Care (The New York Times, Sunday, June 18th, 2017)

Wellness Wednesday: Opioid Overdose Response, Trans Fats and Fitness Myths (WOSU Public Media, Wednesday, June 14th, 2017)

Can direct democracy reenergize West's disillusioned voters? (Christian Science Monitor, Thursday, June 8th, 2017)

Higher Education Seeks Answers to Leaner Years (The New York Times, Wednesday, June 7th, 2017)

Hospital systems look to Yelp in collecting patient data, feedback, says Health Affairs (Healthcare Finance, Friday, May 26th, 2017)

The Burgeoning "Yelpification" Of Health Care: Foundations Help Consumers Hold A Scale And A Mirror To The Health Care System (Health Affairs, Thursday, May 25th, 2017)

We should research our health care at least as well as our cars (The Baltimore Sun, Monday, May 22nd, 2017)

Mixed Views on Higher Ed (Inside Higher Ed, Thursday, May 11th, 2017)

Get Started: Intro to Transparency (Catalyst for Payment Reform, Monday, May 1st, 2017)

How People Find and Use Price Information: Public Agenda's Price Transparency Survey (The Source on Healthcare Price & Competition, Thursday, April 27th, 2017)

Competency-Based Education: Navigating Emerging Technologies, Part One (Educause, Monday, April 24th, 2017)

Networking a critical part of college life (Baraboo News Republic, Monday, April 24th, 2017)

Achieving the Promise of Price Transparency (JAMA, Friday, April 21st, 2017)

Healthcare services: Employees want to find less costly care, but need HR's help (HR Morning, Friday, April 21st, 2017)

How Healthcare Consumers Find and Use Price Information (The Bio Report, Thursday, April 20th, 2017)

Comparison shopping for health care still a challenge (Benefits Pro, Thursday, April 20th, 2017)

Even with insurance, American medical care can be ruinous (The Economist, Thursday, April 20th, 2017)

How to make health price information more accessible to consumers (Managed Healthcare Executive, Wednesday, April 19th, 2017)

Patients Trust Doctors with Their Lives-and Wallets (Twin Cities Business, Wednesday, April 19th, 2017)

Employees Still Can't Find Out How Much Health Providers Charge (Society for Human Resource Management, Wednesday, April 19th, 2017)

Long Beach City College Chosen for New California Guided Pathways Initiative (Long Beach Post, Monday, April 17th, 2017)

State's health-shopping website to debut soon (The Boston Globe, Friday, April 14th, 2017)

28% of Adults Say Docs Discuss Patient Financial Responsibility (RevCycle Intelligence, Tuesday, April 11th, 2017)

Survey: 80% of Americans Want Their States to Post Health Care Prices (Managed Care, Tuesday, April 11th, 2017)

Americans Seek Actionable Healthcare Price Information, Survey Finds (Philanthropy News Digest, Monday, April 10th, 2017)

Survey: 1 in 5 patients comparison-shop for healthcare (Fierce Healthcare, Monday, April 10th, 2017)

Texans want medical costs up front (Benefits Pro, Monday, April 10th, 2017)

State residents not price comparing on docs: survey (Crain's New York Business, Friday, April 7th, 2017)

New Yorkers don't really shop around for doctors (Crain's New York Business, Friday, April 7th, 2017)

Report: Public wants health care price transparency (NonDoc Media, Friday, April 7th, 2017)

Study: 20% of Americans tried to compare multiple providers' costs prior to care (Becker's Hospital Review, Friday, April 7th, 2017)

Most Texans Want To Know The Price Of Health Care In Advance, Study Says (KUT Austin, Thursday, April 6th, 2017)

Bridging Divides and Bringing Communities Together (Government Finance Review , Monday, April 3rd, 2017)

Online Degree Programs Face Barriers to Success (Voice of America, Saturday, April 1st, 2017)

Political Turmoil, Public Misunderstanding: A Survey of Presidents (Inside Higher Ed, Friday, March 10th, 2017)

Liberal Democracy Is Too Limited in the Era of the On-Demand Economy (Zocalo Public Square , Wednesday, March 1st, 2017)

How to Help Your Employees Become Smart Healthcare Shoppers (Corporate Wellness Magazine, Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017)

Between Scylla and Charybdis: Navigating the Cost of College (Higher Education Today, Friday, February 17th, 2017)

Opinion: College Can Improve Transfer Rates (NASFAA, Friday, February 17th, 2017)

College Can Improve Transfer Rates (Inside Higher Ed, Thursday, February 16th, 2017)

Are You Ready To Be Transparent About Your Fees? (Podiatry Today, Wednesday, February 8th, 2017)

Three Questions for Higher Education (Inside Higher Ed, Tuesday, January 17th, 2017)

Is NYC really a land of opportunity? Not so much, according to one study (Brick Underground, Friday, January 6th, 2017)

Starting over: 10 simple ways to reset family routines for the new year (Today, Friday, January 6th, 2017)

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