Policy and Legislation

Sep 04 | Susan Morse
Drug overdose deaths dropped by 5% from 2017 to 2018 and deaths from opioids went down 2.8%.
Aug 29 | Jeff Lagasse
The new Plan Finder walks users through the Medicare Advantage and Part D enrollment process from start to finish.
Aug 28 | Jeff Lagasse
From 1992 to 2008, 36% of post-market studies had not been completed, and many took five years to…
Aug 27 | Jeff Lagasse
Price increases do indeed get passed down to patients, the authors found, and that can negatively impact…
Aug 27 | Jeff Lagasse
The bill would require Kaiser Permanente to provide more data about the revenue and profits…
Aug 26 | Jeff Lagasse
Many healthcare consumers are lacking even basic knowledge about the existing federal program.
Aug 23 | Susan Morse
The Centene subsidiary, Aetna and three other MCOs were paid $7.6 billion by Medicaid to cover more than 1.7 million…
Aug 23 | Susan Morse
Following adoption of the legislation, the number of physicians in provider networks increased by 16%.
Aug 22 | Susan Morse
Current regulations are so complex that some providers opt not to serve substance use disorder…
Aug 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Preemptive kidney transplants covered by Medicaid have shown much greater increases in expansion states.