NCPA Media: Health Care

  • Feb 18, 2011

    The Future of Consumer-Directed Health Care

    Health Affairs Blog:  Over the next decade I believe we are going to see a major transformation of American medicine. It won't be the kind of transformation that is normally discussed at health care conferences and at inside-the-Beltway briefings. Nor will it be the kind of change anticipated by the people who gave us the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). Instead, what I envision is a large migration of patients and doctors, and facilities and services out of the third-party payer system.


  • Feb 18, 2011

    Prepare for Health Care Ping Pong

    The Atlantic: Health Affairs has a new article suggesting that low-income workers are going to be moving back and forth between Medicaid and the exchanges at a disturbingly rapid pace (H/T John Goodman):


  • Feb 17, 2011

    Valentine's Week Edition Of The Health Wonk Review

    Colorado Long Term Care Insider: Welcome to the Health Wonk Review!  This week's edition has tons of great articles from some of the best wonks in the healthcare blogosphere. 


  • Feb 16, 2011

    "Must-Reads"

    The American Spectator: John Goodman: "It's as though the White House has concluded that seniors matter and poor people don't - at least in politics."


  • Feb 08, 2011

    Where Doctors Locate

    The Health Care Blog - As the map below shows, there is a lot of variation in the number of people per doctors across Texas counties.



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