Three healthcare questions to consider as election 2016 approaches October 08, 2016 By Don Hall MPH It’s time to step back and assess how the election could impact the managed care industry. Medicaid Final Rule: Three top line issues to watch October 07, 2016 By Mara Baer MPH In April CMS released final rules outlining significant updates to the Medicaid managed care program. Here are the top issues to watch. Clinton vs. Trump: 5 critical election issues September 30, 2016 By Karen Appold Five key areas of healthcare, the candidates’ proposals for them, and analysis from experts. How the presidential candidates plan to rein in pharma costs September 28, 2016 By Karen Appold Find out where each presidential candidate stands on key issues related to pharmaceutical costs. Managed care pharmacy survey findings 2016 September 26, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate To identify the top managed care pharmacy challenges and what your peers are doing about them, Managed Healthcare Executive, in partnership with Access Market Intelligence and the National Institute of Collaborative Healthcare, conducted its first-ever pharmacy survey during the second quarter of 2016. Top 4 pharmacy trends healthcare executives should watch August 28, 2016 By Karen Appold Managed Healthcare Executive conducted its first-ever managed care pharmacy survey during the second quarter of 2016 in partnership with Access Market Intelligence. Here’s a look at some of the key findings, with experts weighing in on the results. Six reasons insurers will hike exchange premiums in 2017 August 25, 2016 By Karen Appold As health plans work to develop and price products for the 2017 open-enrollment cycle—beginning November 1, 2016, it looks like some premiums are set to rise substantially. Opinion: 3 healthcare trends that won’t change post Obama August 16, 2016 By Adam Sabloff The presidential hopefuls have very different views about the ACA. Expect three healthcare things that will stay the same even after Obama leaves office. Four predictions for the future of healthcare Now a little more than halfway through 2016, it’s time to look at trends in the industry and how they will shape the relationships among stakeholders for the years to come. DOJ’s merger complaints: An attorney’s 4 takeaways August 08, 2016 By Christian Auty Below are some perspectives on what these complaints mean for the parties’ chances and for consolidation in healthcare more generally.