Mathematica assessed how providers implemented the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, which sought to promote a nationwide electronic health information system through a variety of initiatives.
- Health care delivery and financing
- Medicare and Medicaid
- Access to care
- Care Delivery Systems
- State Health Policy
- Long-Term Services and Supports
Marsha Gold is a nationally known expert on health care delivery and financing, especially in managed care and public programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. Her expertise covers trends in the organization and financing of medical care and their implications for access to care.
Gold has published in a variety of peer-reviewed journals, has sat on a number of expert and technical panels, and serves as an expert resource for policymakers, other researchers, and the media. She is on the editorial board of national journals, including Health Affairs and Health Services Research, and she has served on the board of directors of AcademyHealth. She has a doctorate in health services/evaluation research from Harvard University, School of Public Health.