NCPA Media: Health Care
Jan 09, 2015
Abbott may have signaled interest in alternative ways of providing coverage to uninsured Texans
Fort Worth Star Telegram: Lawmakers must continue rejecting Medicaid expansion and look for alternative ways to private health insurance, according to a new report by NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick featured in a Fort Worth Star Telegram editorial.
Jan 08, 2015
Including Medicaid and CHIP in Opportunity Grants Boosts Likelihood of Success: NCPA
[NCPA]: Bundling Medicaid alongside other safety-net funding into Representative Paul Ryan’s proposed Opportunity Grants would improve outcomes for both dependents and taxpayers, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow John R. Graham.
Jan 07, 2015
States Benefit by Tailoring Medicaid to Meet Their Unique Needs: NCPA
NCPA: Expanding Medicaid eligibility and conforming to one-size-fits-all reforms would come back to bite Texas taxpayers in their wallets, warns National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a new report.
Jan 07, 2015
Report says increasing coverage would help 1 million, but refusing means funding other states' efforts
Houston Chronicle: Texas should pursue a private pool of insurance or alternative method that residents support to expand Medicaid coverage, says NCPA Senior FellowDevon Herrick in the Houston Chronicle.
Dec 15, 2014
Heartland: Hospitals have been acquiring physicians’ practices in large numbers – with the blessing of the Affordable Care Act. This may facilitate care coordination – but unfortunately it does so at a higher cost to taxpayers according to NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick.
Dec 12, 2014
WFAA: The number of plans in the Affordable Care Act placing restrictions on prescription drugs is on the rise, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in an interview with WFAA.
Dec 05, 2014
AllAfrica: Efforts to solve world hunger have been stifled by restrictions on the development and cultivation of biotech crops, according to David Weisser, a research associate at NCPA.
Nov 26, 2014
QualityHealth: NCPA Senior Fellow Devon M. Herrick outlines strategies for avoiding unexpected medical fees in a QualityHealth interview.