Policy

Grading the healthcare initiatives of the Trump administrationHow top official are faring.
Why gun violence is a public health problemACP’s president, Jack Ende, outlines the organization’s stance not against guns, but rather firearm violence
Prior authorization bill seeks to address ‘cumbersome’ processA bipartisan bill introduced in Congress in January could help improve patient care while saving doctors time by allowing for electronic prior authorizations of Medicare Part D prescriptions.
Top 2018 challenges healthcare executives face
Top 2018 challenges healthcare executives faceExperts weigh in on the findings from Managed Healtcare Executive’s 2017 State of the Industry Survey.
Three things to know about Trump’s HHS lead pick AzarExperts share more about Alex Azar’s background and predict what his top agenda items are likely to be.
Opinion: Trump’s executive order will have limited impact on insurance marketWhile many analyses of Section 1a of the executive order cite doom and gloom for health plans, four tenuous contingencies all must take place in order for this to occur.
Physicians should unite … to support Obamacare repealDespite your feelings on the Senate and House bills, now is the time for physicians to speak up and get involved.
Why addiction change shouldn’t come from DCAction on substance misuse is too important to leave to politicians.
Congress considering ‘invisible’ high-risk poolsOur policy analyst explains the concept of invisible high-risk pools, and explains how they might affect health reform.
Business Group Makes Price Recommendations for Specialty Drugs
Business Group Makes Price Recommendations for Specialty DrugsThe high cost of specialty drugs demands a change in Washington, according to a report.