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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

The selling of health insurance

Have you spotted them yet? Health care insurance ads. If you haven't seen any, just get ready -- there's a coming ad blitz.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA,

'Admission' vs 'Observation': Medical worlds apart

Instead of admitting Medicare patients quickly, hospitals are "observing" them for as long as two days.
Posted In: hospitals, Medicare, Obamacare, ACA

Arts and culture contribute more to U.S. economy than tourism

New calculations on the contribution that arts and culture make to GDP reveal a larger impact than tourism.
Posted In: GDP, BEA, NEA

How post-ACA health care is like the airline business

The question for hospital executives in Camden, N.J., and around the country, is how to manage a new wave of patients.
Posted In: ACA, Obamacare

Is really fixed?

The claim is that is fixed to the point that it works for 9 out 10 consumers.
Posted In:, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act

Another Obamacare delay, this time for small business

December 1 is a big day for the Obama administration's implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA

Bad weather, cancelled flights: You're not getting home for Thanksgiving that easily

The best laid travel plans can fall through when the system comes under the kind of pressure common at Thanksgiving.
Posted In: holiday travel, Airlines

Why California needs ACA cancellations to stay

California says no to letting insurers reissue canceled plans for another year. And it’s not just because the policies are substandard. Without those customers on the exchanges the whole thing could collapse.
Posted In: california, covered california, health insurance exchanges, Affordable Care Act

White House changes course on the word 'Obamacare'

Many would say that the unveiling of Obamacare has been one of the worst product launches in history.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA, rebranding

Lots of questions, answers surround end-of-life care

Marketplace's health care reporter discussed covering how doctors die, and end of life care.


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