NCPA Commentaries by John C Goodman
Dr. John C. Goodman, President and founder of the NCPA and Kellye Wright Fellow, is known as the father of Health Savings Accounts and was dubbed by National Journal as "a winner of the devolution derby." He is one of the nation's leading health economists and health policy experts. Dr. Goodman regularly briefs members of Congress on these issues and is the author of nine books.
Oct 20, 2012
Townhall.com: In his latest Townhall.com column, NCPA President John C. Goodman points out that not having health insurance does not result in increased fatality rates.
Oct 17, 2012
There's no need to turn the entire system upside down to help the people who can't buy private insurance.
The Wall Street Journal: The Affordable Care Act creates contradictory incentives which distort the real market price for health care, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Oct 10, 2012
The demand for free preventive care will overwhelm healthcare providers.
Psychology Today: The Affordable Care Act will increase demand for preventive care without increasing the amount of doctors, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Oct 01, 2012
New free market ideas are needed to liberate doctors and patients
Psychology Today: High health care costs can be attributed to waste and inefficient incentives, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Sep 29, 2012
John C. Goodman
San Francisco Chronicle: Health Savings Accounts allow health care consumers to pay directly for services which lowers prices, and eliminates counter-productive third party payer incentives, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Sep 29, 2012
Townhall.com: Social Security and Medicare are not guaranteed for those who have paid into it, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Sep 20, 2012
Forbes: Personalized medicine could fall victim to the Affordable Care Act and standardized healthcare, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Sep 18, 2012
Forbes: The Affordable Care Act is preventing progress in personalized medicine, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.
Sep 17, 2012
Alternatives to Healthcare Bureaucracy
Psychology Today: In his latest column, NCPA President John C. Goodman outlines ten ways to deal with the problem of incentives and pre-existing conditions.
Sep 15, 2012
Townhall.com: Medicare cuts can be delayed to help seniors, says NCPA President John C. Goodman.