October 11, 2019

Business Insider: Lonely, burned out, and depressed: The state of millennials’ mental health in 2019

More millennials are also dying “deaths of despair,” or deaths related to drugs, alcohol, and suicide, Jamie Ducharme reported for Time in June, citing a report by the […]
September 16, 2019

Catholic Health World: Suicide rates rising dramatically; ministry strives to be part of solution

That was a question posed in a blog post late last year by Dr. Rod Hochman and Tyler Norris. Hochman is president and chief executive of Providence […]
September 16, 2019

Washington Post’s Health 202: Who is writing 2020 Democrats’ health plans? We found out.

Buttigieg has released a proposal for improving rural health (we detailed that here) and a proposal on mental health. The mental health paper was heavily influenced by Ben Miller, […]
September 12, 2019

Catholic Health Association Podcast: The Suicide Epidemic, feat. Ben

The CDC reports more than 45,000 Americans died from suicide in 2016. How health care organizations and policy makers can better address this epidemic is the […]
August 19, 2019

Ben’s op-ed in the San Francisco Examiner on changing health care funding

To Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, health care is a sector ripe for disruption. They’re not wrong, given skyrocketing health care spending that’s yielding diminishing returns on health. […]
August 18, 2019

Becker’s Hospital Review Viewpoint: Healthcare needs a new type of digital disruption

In a recent op-ed for The San Francisco Examiner, representatives from the Lown Institute and Well Being Trust suggest most digital health apps are based on two inherently false […]