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August 28, 2020
Reassessing Our Public Health Infrastructure
Authors
David Burda
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Economics Innovation Policy
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Podcast: 4sight Friday Roundup, Reassessing Our Public Health Infrastructure, 08/28/2020

Reassessing Our Public Health Infrastructure

How well do you think the public health system in the U.S. held up during the pandemic? We tell you what we think in today’s episode of our 4sight Friday Roundup podcast.

David Burda interviews David Johnson and Gary Bisbee about the week’s biggest news around market-based change. 
  • David Johnson is CEO of 4sight Health.
  • Gary Bisbee is Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of The Health Management Academy.
  • David Burda is News Editor and Columnist of 4sight Health.

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About the Author

David Burda

David Burda began covering healthcare in 1983 and hasn’t stopped since. Dave writes this monthly column “Burda on Healthcare,” contributes weekly blog posts, manages our weekly newsletter 4sight Friday, and hosts our weekly Roundup podcast. Dave believes that healthcare is a business like any other business, and customers — patients — are king. If you do what’s right for patients, good business results will follow.

Dave’s personnel experiences with the healthcare system both as a patient and family caregiver have shaped his point of view. It’s also been shaped by covering the industry for 40 years as a reporter and editor. He worked at Modern Healthcare for 25 years, the last 11 as editor.

Prior to Modern Healthcare, he did stints at the American Medical Record Association (now AHIMA) and the American Hospital Association. After Modern Healthcare, he wrote a monthly column for Twin Cities Business explaining healthcare trends to a business audience, and he developed and executed content marketing plans for leading healthcare corporations as the editorial director for healthcare strategies at MSP Communications.

When he’s not reading and writing about healthcare, Dave spends his time riding the trails of DuPage County, IL, on his bike, tending his vegetable garden and daydreaming about being a lobster fisherman in Maine. He lives in Wheaton, IL, with his lovely wife of 40 years and his three children, none of whom want to be journalists or lobster fishermen.

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