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

A health-care reform specialist helps people select insurance plans at an Affordable Care Act Enrollment Fair at California's Pasadena City College in 2013.

Americans who have bought Obamacare are getting a good deal

Some 3 million Americans have bought health insurance through a state or federal exchanges. According to a new report, contrary to many initial concerns, consumers might actually be getting a pretty good deal.
Posted In: Obamacare, Affordable Care Act
President Barack Obama delivers the 2014 State of the Union address.

State of the Union: Fact-checking Obama on the ACA

President Obama said last night that 9 million Americans have signed up for health care. Did they?
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, State of the Union

60 million people will get new Google Glass frames covered by insurance

Google signed a deal with optical insurer VSP to cover new titanium Glass frames.
Posted In: Google Glass, health insurance

Google and Samsung make deal to share patents

The move is seen as a way to bolster both companies as they continue competing with chief rival, Apple.
Posted In: Google, samsung, apple, patents

Who's enrolling for health insurance? Not the uninsured

Our health reporter Dan Gorenstein looks at why it matters.
Posted In: ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, uninsured

Another ratings agency. Woohoo?

There’s a new kid on the block -- but will this agency be able to give the big boys a run for their money?
Posted In: Moody's, Fitch, S&P

Nets, Hawks game underscores NBA's European hopes

NBA officials have made it clear; they want to expand the brand in Europe.
Posted In: NBA, basketball, London

Why the medical testing biz is like Gucci handbags

You'd think with millions of new patients coming in that lab owners would be drooling over their microscopes.
Posted In: medical tests, ACA, Obamacare

Obamacare stats show some young folks signed up

The federal government announced that nearly 2 million people enrolled for health insurance through the federal and state exchanges in December.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA


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