Daniel Polsky

PRC Researcher Daniel Polsky on the Economics of the Affordable Care Act

  PRC Researcher Daniel Polsky, PhD, MPP, and other Senior Fellows at the Leonard Davis Institute at the University of Pennsylvania weigh in on the economic and policy issues surrounding changes to the Affordable Care Act. In analyzing new legislation … Read more

Racial Disparities in Access to Primary Care: PRC Researchers David Grande and Daniel Polsky

In the August issue of Health Affairs, UPenn PRC Researchers David Grande, MD, MPA, and Daniel Polsky, Ph.D, investigate racial disparities in spatial accessibility of primary care among different neighborhoods in the city of Philadelphia.  Noting that “areas of the … Read more

Daniel Polsky: ACA & Access to Care in the Sunday NYTimes

In a New York Times Sunday Review article on the growing pains of the Affordable Care Act,  PRC Researcher Daniel Polsky is cited for advancing research into how the health care law affects patients’ access to care. “We hear lots … Read more

Location Matters: Primary Care Differs Neighborhood by Neighborhood in Philadelphia.

A new study by David Grande, Daniel Polsky, and colleagues highlights disparities in geographic access to primary care facilities in Philadelphia.