Opinion: More industry-stakeholders play blame game for high drug costs March 23, 2017By Devon Herrick PhDOur policy analyst weighs in on a new drug industry PR campaign that attempts to shift the blame for high drug costs. GOP ACA replacement plan: 4 things health execs should know March 16, 2017By Karen AppoldWhat should managed care executives know about the GOP ACA replacement plan? Find out. Five ways an ACA repeal could hurt hospitals March 07, 2017By Karen AppoldWhile 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, 2017By Aubrey WestgateHere’s how experts say the blocked Aetna-Humana and Anthem-Cigna mergers will affect consolidation among payers and providers. Opinion: Why Obamacare is so difficult to repeal January 23, 2017By Devon Herrick PhDCare for the poor and sick is costly; someone has to pay for it. What health execs should watch: 2017 Supreme Court casesDecisions of the U.S. Supreme Court can have a huge impact on the healthcare industry. This year is no different. How Trump will change four major healthcare programs, initiatives January 04, 2017By Don Hall MPHThe ACA, Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and prescription drugs are in the sights of many who will soon be running Washington. Post-election top policy changes to watch in 2017 January 02, 2017By Karen AppoldWhile every new year brings change, with Donald Trump elected to become the next president, managed healthcare executives will see more changes than usual in 2017. Three reimbursement changes to watch in 2017 December 06, 2016By Aine CrytsCMS is adding, dropping, and expanding payment rules How Trump’s victory will change healthcare consolidation December 05, 2016By Christian AutyWill President-elect Donald Trump affect the outcome of the Anthem-Cigna and Aetna-Humana mergers?