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

Signing up new patients is just the beginning

Getting signed up for health insurance or Medicaid is just the first step in getting quality medical care.
Posted In: medicaid, ACA

Health companies eye predictive software for patient care

Many industry leaders think healthcare should be more like Burger King.
Posted In: ACA, Obamacare, technology, patient, care, Health

Who foots the bill for an Obamacare delay?

People in the plans that don't comply with Obamacare tend to be healthier.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, Obamacare

SAT vs. ACT: The battle

The firm that administers the SAT is under competitive pressure from other standardized tests.
Posted In: standardized tests, SAT, ACT

Not quite a driverless car, but close

Tech companies have begun to team up with car manufacturers to figure out how to get smart phones into our vehicles.
Posted In: iPhone, driverless cars

U.S. may be turning corner in the fight against obesity

The decrease in youth obesity rates could slow healthcare costs.
Posted In: Health, care, healthcare, youth, obesity

Paying doctors for value instead of volume

All the changes to the nation's health care system have led to some broader discussions, including changing the way doctors and hospitals get paid.
Posted In: fee-for-service, doctors

GOP eyes big reforms for nation’s tax code

Congressional Republicans expect to unveil their plan.
Posted In: Taxes, tax, Congress, reform

Researchers are finding nuggets of truth in bad jokes

Bad jokes can be good for you, if they help you access information.
Posted In: Health, doctors, healthcare, Facebook, social media

Hospitals are sharing data to save lives

Sharing data and best practices have caused dramatic savings
Posted In: health care, Health, hospitals, big data, data


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