NCPA Commentaries by Devon Herrick
Devon Herrick is a Senior Fellow for the National Center for Policy Analysis. While Herrick works on a number of issues, he concentrates on health care issues, such as Internet-based medicine, health insurance and the uninsured, as well as pharmaceutical drug issues.
Aug 31, 2015
Townhall: NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick warns that hidden fees, price gauging, and monopolistic practices plague large hospitals, and recommends visiting independent practices for competitive prices in a Townhall commentary.
Aug 28, 2015
Right Side News: “Usage of donor fecal matter in research and transplantation faces stringent regulations and red tape from the FDA,” says NCPA Senior Fellow Dr. Devon Herrick in a Right Side News commentary.
Aug 25, 2015
Townhall: “With 21 of 23 COOPS facing losses and lacking business plans, healthcare COOPs are fraught with self-serving capitalists looting taxpayer money,” says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Townhall.com commentary.
Jul 30, 2015
Townhall.com: The Medicare program has grown well beyond what Congress imagined when it was created 50 years ago, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Townhall.com commentary.
Jul 14, 2015
Townhall.com: Allowing sales of hormonal contraceptives over the counter would likely lower the price by 90 percent or more, benefitting both men and women, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Townhall.com commentary.
May 14, 2015
The Heartland Institute: Blue Cross Blue Shield in Massachusetts’ new payment system will pay doctors based on how little care patients use, which would penalize the best specialists and possibly put patients' health at risk, warns NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a commentary at The Heartland Institute.
May 02, 2015
Townhall: Restricting competition in the health care market may help “mom & pop” shops, but it hurts consumers and taxpayers, warns NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Townhall commentary.
Jan 20, 2015
Heartland: Taxpayers lose on health insurance CO-OPs, warned NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Heartland commentary.
Oct 29, 2014
Investor’s Business Daily: Medicare Part D’s drug abuse problem could be solved with a “Lock-In” program, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in an Investor’s Business Daily commentary.
Sep 30, 2014
Heartland: Wisconsin’s decision to remove nearly 63,000 people from the state’s Medicaid program will result in low premiums and better health care coverage for all, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Heartland commentary.