Our reporters answer questions about The Times' "Quantity of Care" investigation into business practices in the health-care industry.

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Updated 11:15 a.m.: The AMA has drawn to a close, but you can see our reporters’ answers here.


If you missed our “Quantity of Care” Q&A on Wednesday, there was another chance to ask our reporters about their investigation into business practices in the health-care industry. Reporters Mike Baker and Justin Mayo held a Reddit AMA (“Ask Me Anything”) on Thursday.

The post is here on Reddit’s /r/SeattleWA subreddit, and Baker and Mayo answered questions from 10 to 11:15 a.m.

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Surgery was supposed to mean a better life for Talia. But something went wrong.

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Click here to go to the Reddit AMA.

We have been overwhelmed with emails and phone calls from readers about “Quantity of Care,” our investigative series exploring the business of medicine at Swedish-Cherry Hill and the harrowing case of Talia Goldenberg.

A lot of readers have called or emailed us with questions about Swedish, about Providence, about how we approached this story and about how to get the best care. Given the widespread interest in this topic, we wanted to open up a venue where we can address questions for others to see.

Also, sign up for our new Times Watchdog newsletter to get exclusive updates and insights about our ongoing “Quantity of Care” investigation.