This recent publication in the Natural Medicine Journal, authored by Setareh Tais, ND from the California Naturopathic Doctor’s Association and Erica Oberg, ND, MPH from the Center for Health Policy & Leadership at Bastyr University, summarizes some of the current economic data regarding costs and cost-effectiveness of natural medicine. It is a useful resource for CAM disciplines seeking to educate policy makers on the impact of natural medicine on the healthcare system.Continue reading this post...
Center for Health Policy & Leadership Blog
The Bastyr University Center for Health Policy and Leadership (CHPL) is a nonpartisan, University-based center dedicated to advancing the understanding of health policy and leadership issues. The Center:
- Creates on-campus and external opportunities for participation in "essential, generative conversations."
- Hosts prominent scholars and health practitioners in discussion-oriented events.
- Provides a forum for scholarly research on health policy and leadership issues.
- Encourages citizens to actively participate in public affairs through experiential programs.