NCPA Media: Health Care

  • Mar 19, 2015

    Soaring Drug Prices Leave Patients Seeking Relief

    Houston Chronicle: Specialty drugs are the next gold rush in pharmacy, and health plans are concerned, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Houston Chronicle article.

  • Mar 17, 2015

    ObamaCare Premiums Jumped 23% This Year -- After Subsidies

    Investor’s Business Daily: Thanks to the way ObamaCare calculates insurance tax credits, the average subsidy went down while premiums went up by 5 percent, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in an Investor’s Business Daily article.

  • Mar 16, 2015

    Health Wonk Review: Spring Forward Edition

    Health Works Collective: The supreme Court’s upcoming ruling in King v. Burwell could be an opportunity for congressional Republicans to make significant changes to the Affordable Care Act, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in the latest Health Wonk Review hosted at Health Works Collective.

  • Mar 11, 2015

    Mental Health Providers Look For Federal Incentives To Go Digital, Too

    Kaiser Health News: The federal government should take a lesson from the $30 billion spent on enticing medical providers to enroll in electronic records before attempting the same thing with the mental health community, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a Kaiser Health News article.

  • Mar 05, 2015

    Supreme Court Split on Obamacare Subsidies

    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Congress must prepare for the possibility that the Supreme Court will strike down subsidies, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review article.

  • Mar 04, 2015

    King vs. Burwell: So What?

    Life Health Pro: The verdict in King v. Burwell could force Congress to make some big decisions regarding the face of the Affordable Care Act, according to NCPA experts cited in a LifeHealth Pro article.

  • Mar 02, 2015

    ONC Strategic Plan Raises Diverse Concerns

    FierceEMR: The ONC should step back and let market forces control health IT, say NCPA experts cited in a FierceEMR article. 

  • Feb 19, 2015

    Politico Morning eHealth

    IOM authors want behavioral health data in MU stage 2 — Progress in EHR adoption from 2006-11 — Bill exempts surgery centers from meaningful use

    Politico: Government-mandated electronic health records have led to a less effective health IT environment and inhibited true innovation in health information technology, says NCPA Senior Fellow John R. Graham in a Politico article.