NCPA Media: Health Care
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.
Apr 08, 2016
Understanding Drug Pricing: The Pharmaceutical Industry and the Industrial Relations of Your Personal Health
An interview with Devon M. Herrick, Ph.D.
Epoch Times: In a long-form interview with the Epoch Times, NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick discussed the high cost of U.S. pharmaceuticals, price controls, international competition, and drug reliance.
Mar 25, 2016
Healthcare Informatics: In this article from Healthcare Informatics, NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick is cited on the need for hospitals to become more effective at collecting consumer debt.
Mar 23, 2016
Carolina Journal: In this article from the Carolina Journal, NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick is cited on the stability of the ACA federal exchanges going forward.
Mar 21, 2016
Managed Care Magazine: NCPA Senior Fellow John Graham is cited on what level of effort should be made to save the Affordable Care Act exchanges in this article from Managed Care Magazine.