SELECTED CLIPS FROM POLITICO

Selected work from when I covered eHealth for Politico Pro/POLITICO:

The VA’s scheduling issues were years and years in the making

Tech giants move to shield wearables

OpenVistA costs one-tenth of Epic — so why don’t more hospitals choose it?

Despite FDA moves, push continues for Congress to act on mobile health

Accompanying Apple Watch, a medical surprise

Epic, leading candidate for Pentagon EHR, emerges from shadows

SELECTED CLIPS FROM POLITICO

Is the ‘Ferguson Effect’ real?

In summer 2015, the phrase “The Ferguson Effect” was everywhere. Was it real? My report for BBC News US: Is ‘The Ferguson Effect’ real?

“Violent crime rates are often in response to major changes in policing, but are mostly driven by social factors such as the size of the youth population, the amount of socioeconomic disadvantage and social disorganisation in a given city.”

Is the ‘Ferguson Effect’ real?