NCPA Media: Health Care

  • May 12, 2016

    ObamaDon’tCare: Socialized Medicine’s Financial Black Holes

    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

    The bitter fruits of Obamacare

    Journal Sentinel: Research from NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick showing the net negative effects of Obamacare on middle class families is cited in this article from the Journal Sentinel.

  • Apr 21, 2016

    Proposed Drug Plan Bill Could Raise Consumer Rx Prices

    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

    U.S. Health Spending Is Not an Economic Burden

    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

    How Do We Pay for a Growing Medicare Program?

    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

    Markell, legislators in tug-of-war over health care

    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

    Regs Change Roles

    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.