Dan Gorenstein is the senior reporter for Marketplace’s Health Desk, covering the business of healthcare.

Prior to Marketplace, Dan spent more than 11 years at New Hampshire Public Radio. He got his start in journalism at the Chicago Reporter; an investigative journal that examines race and class disparities in the Chicago area. He’s won numerous national and local awards, including the Society of Professional Journalist Sigma Delta Chi investigative reporting award.

You can follow him on Twitter at @dmgorenstein.

Features By Dan Gorenstein



New taxes take effect to fund Affordable Care Act

Fiscal cliff deal or not, some taxes will go up either way.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, health care, Taxes, health insurance

Congress contemplates temporary fix to avoid fiscal cliff

President Obama and lawmakers have left Washington for Christmas. But with no fiscal cliff deal in sight, Congress may end up with a working holiday.
Posted In: fiscal cliff

Businesses help Newtown residents return to normal

Where do people go to celebrate after the big game? Where do they go for late-night snacks, or a greasy cheeseburger? The same place they go to commiserate together. In Newtown, Connecticut the all-night diner the Blue Colony is one of those places.
Posted In: Newtown, local business

Businesses create community in Newtown

Pet stores and pizza parlors offer more than goods and services in the wake of the tragedy.
Posted In: Newtown

States must make health care decisions

The deadline for states to decide whether they'll run their own insurance exchanges is looming.
Posted In: health exchange

A job market for vets helping vets

Thousands of veterans who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan need counseling and their fellow soldiers are helping to meet the demand.
Posted In: veterans, trauma, mental health, PTSD

Cracking the codes of the new bible of mental disorders

An updated version of the Diagnostic Statistical Manual could mean new winners and losers in the healthcare industry.
Posted In: hoarding, disorders

Powerball a big winner for many states

Wednesday's big Powerball jackpot is one reason more people are playing the multi-state lottery at record levels.
Posted In: lottery

New health care law hits the job market

When the Affordable Care Act takes effect in 2014, some employers may cut workers' hours to avoid providing benefits.
Posted In: part-time jobs, health care reform law

New health care rules may still leave sickest underserved

Health advocates say the new rules under the Affordable Care Act still allow insurers too much flexibility in the coverage they offer.
Posted In: Obama-care, health care reform law


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