NCPA Media: Health Care

  • Mar 03, 2014

    The Buck Stops – Where?

    Somewhat Reasonable: Standardizing charges worked to drop joint replacement costs in California, observed NCPA President John Goodman in a piece at the Heartland Institute’s Somewhat Reasonable.


  • Feb 27, 2014

    Goodman Predicts Job Loss Due to ObamaCare

    FOX News: Despite the assurances of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, NCPA President John C Goodman predicts that ObamaCare will cause job losses across the nation.


  • Feb 25, 2014

    Health Wonk Review: In Like a Lion

    HealthBlawg:  Goodman’s plan for achieving affordable access to health care was mentioned in the Health Wonk Review at the HealthBlawg.


  • Feb 21, 2014

    Medicare Hits Plans With Another 3% Cut

    Managed Healthcare Executive: Cutting Medicare Advantage payments would diminish seniors’ options and benefits many have come to rely on, says NCAP Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a Managed Healthcare Executive article.


  • Feb 20, 2014

    Most Popular Seniors' Medicare Drug Plans May be Banned by CMS

    14 Million Could Lose Medicare Part D in 2015: NCPA Study

    NCPA: A new Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposal would cause almost 14 million seniors to lose their Medicare Part D stand-alone drug plans next year, according to a new National Center for Policy Analysis(NCPA) report.


  • Feb 20, 2014

    Biden's ACA Enrollment Confession: What's Next?

    FOXBusiness.com: The focus of the ACA enrollment debate should be if and when people are paying their premiums, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a FOXBusiness.com article. According to Herrick, it’ll be 3-5 months before we know whether people are consistently paying their premiums and keeping their insurance.


  • Feb 19, 2014

    VA Report on Current Medicaid Access Raises Concerns for Future Care

    Watchdog.org: Medicaid is taking in “more and more people that are less and less poor,” and its expansion in Virginia could reduce access to care for those most needy, says NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick in a piece from Watchdog.org.


  • Feb 17, 2014

    Obamacare changes may include extension of risk corridor

    The Washington Examiner: Due to the lack of young people signing up for ObamaCare, NCPA President John Goodman estimates in the Washington Examiner that the losses are going to be “quite large,” and understands why the Obama Administration would be tempted to extend the risk corridors.