NCPA Media: Health Care
May 13, 2016
Pharmacy Times: Research from the NCPA on how transitioning birth control to over-the-counter would affect costs is cited in this article from the Pharmacy Times.
May 12, 2016
NewsOK: The Oklahoma Senate Bill 1150 will give pharmacies unprecedented pricing power to wield over drug plan enrollees, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in an article from The Oklahoman.
May 12, 2016
The American Spectator: A March report from the NCPA revealing the failure by the Obamacare exchanges to detect fraud is cited in this article from The American Spectator.
May 11, 2016
Apr 21, 2016
Changes in Oklahoma Could Set Costly Precedent for Other States
NCPA: New legislation just passed by the state House of Representatives in Oklahoma will allow pharmacies to request higher prices than the maximum allowable costs (MAC) on certain prescription drugs, as well as enable pharmacies to request higher consumer co-pays, according to a new report by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow Devon Herrick.
Apr 20, 2016
We Should Examine Control over Health Care Dollars, Not Just Growth of Spending: NCPA
NCPA: The assumption that health spending influences economic growth for better or worse is too simple, and could lead to detrimental policy recommendations, according to a new study by National Center for Policy Analysis Senior Fellow John R. Graham.
Apr 11, 2016
Expanding Benefits and Growing Enrollment Spell Need for Reform: NCPA Study
NCPA: To keep Medicare’s spending in check, reform solutions may necessitate an increase in the share of senior health care paid for by the senior population, according to a new study by NCPA Senior Fellows Andrew J. Rettenmaier and Thomas R. Saving.
Apr 10, 2016
Delaware Online: The tug-of-war between runaway health care spending and budget constraints is a persistent problem for both the public and private sectors, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in this article from Delaware Online.