NCPA Media: Health Care

  • Jul 15, 2015

    Making “the pill” available over the counter could help millions

    Pharmaceutical Processing: Making oral contraceptives available for purchase over the counter, without a prescription, will give millions of women access to reliable family planning methods, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Pharmaceutical Processing article.


  • Jul 14, 2015

    Greeting Cards, Vitamins, and…Contraceptives?

    Making “The Pill” Available Over the Counter Could Help Millions: NCPA

    NCPA: Making oral contraceptives available for purchase without a prescription would give millions of women access to reliable family planning methods – right at their local grocery or drug store shelves, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Devon Herrick.


  • Jul 14, 2015

    The changing of the guard on K St — House probes fraud in Medicare Part D — Nursing homes not happy with CMS overhaul

    Politico: Finding the $24 billion needed offsets the repeal of the medical device tax shouldn’t be that hard, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a Politico article.


  • Jul 08, 2015

    Blood Tests Could Soon Be As Easy As A Trip To Walgreens

    The Huffington Post: The ability for consumers to receive finger-prick blood tests in Walgreens stores means that millions of Americans could have easy, convenient access to low-cost blood tests, without having to visit a doctor first, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Huffington Post article.


  • Jun 29, 2015

    No way out for employers on health benefits

    Indianapolis Business Journal: Employer-based health benefits have been restored as jobs have started to come back, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in an Indianapolis Business Journal article.


  • Jun 27, 2015

    What if you get sick while traveling abroad?

    How to get and pay for the treatment you need

    Consumer Reports: Though most big health insurers advertise coverage for emergency and urgent care abroad, your policy may only offer the bare minimum, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Consumer Reports article.


  • Jun 26, 2015

    'Here to stay' ... with all its faults

    ONE News Now: Despite the Supreme Court’s recent ruling, the Affordable Care Act has lots of flaws that still need to be addressed, cautioned NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a ONE News Now article.


  • Jun 25, 2015

    In Wake of High Court Ruling, What's Next for Obamacare

    US News & World Report: The Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act has ended efforts to repeal the law through the legal system, but opponents can still reform the law through the political process, said NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a US News & World Report article.