Health Care Policy Expert and MET Chair Diagnoses Hidden Costs of Transplants

in Administrative Sciences, Faculty News, John Sullivan, MET News
August 17th, 2016

Health Care Policy Expert and MET Chair Diagnoses Hidden Costs of Transplants

MET Associate Professor John D. Sullivan says that managing the cost of health care and wellness faces a crossroads, and that the most remedying route is early action.

Dr. Sullivan, who chairs MET’s Department of Administrative Sciences and specializes in health care policy and finance, rebutted a recent op-ed relating to organ donation and transplants in the Boston Globe, writing that well-intentioned incentive programs can often lead to unintended consequences, where “the poor. . . ultimately pay the price.”

Read more of Dr. Sullivan’s perspective in the Boston Globe.