Five things to know about Trump’s FDA lead pick Gottlieb March 24, 2017 By Karen Appold On March 10, the White House announced that President Donald Trump selected Scott Gottlieb, MD, who has worked for FDA in the past, as his choice to head the FDA. Here are five things managed healthcare executives should know about the pick. Opinion: More industry-stakeholders play blame game for high drug costs March 23, 2017 By Devon Herrick PhD Our policy analyst weighs in on a new drug industry PR campaign that attempts to shift the blame for high drug costs. Four ways Trump will shift digital healthcare March 16, 2017 With ACA repeal and replace on the horizon, digital healthcare solutions will surely be affected. GOP ACA replacement plan: 4 things health execs should know March 16, 2017 By Karen Appold What should managed care executives know about the GOP ACA replacement plan? Find out. Five ways an ACA repeal could hurt hospitals March 07, 2017 By Karen Appold While Trump has touted Obamacare as a “disaster,” some healthcare experts say the change could negatively impact hospitals in a variety of ways. How payer mega-merger failures affect healthcare consolidation trends February 14, 2017 By Aubrey Westgate Here’s how experts say the blocked Aetna-Humana and Anthem-Cigna mergers will affect consolidation among payers and providers. Four ways Trump’s SCOTUS nominee will affect healthcare February 10, 2017 By Tracey Walker SCOTUS nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch could have an impact on healthcare. Here’s how. Why ACA works better for consumers buying on their own February 08, 2017 By Tracey Walker Commonwealth Fund’s 2016 Biennial Health Insurance Survey found significant improvements in people’s ability to buy health plans on their own after implementation of the ACA insurance reforms. Opinion: Why Obamacare is so difficult to repeal January 23, 2017 By Devon Herrick PhD Care for the poor and sick is costly; someone has to pay for it. What health execs should watch: 2017 Supreme Court cases Decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court can have a huge impact on the healthcare industry. This year is no different.