Four reasons GOP ACA replacement failed without a vote April 05, 2017 By Karen Appold What exactly did House representatives on both sides of the aisle dislike about the AHCA? Here’s a look at what MCOs should know. State medical marijuana laws continue to expand March 28, 2017 By Bryant Furlow Medical marijuana’s therapeutic evidence base remains nascent and controversial but the regulatory landscape is evolving rapidly. Five things to know about Trump’s FDA lead pick Gottlieb March 23, 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 22, 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. Opinion: It’s time to rethink how we manage, pay for care for the sickest 10% February 19, 2017 By Devon Herrick PhD Health insurance has served different purposes over the years. It may be time to rethink today’s system. Are high-value health plans the wave of the future? January 25, 2017 By Tracey Walker As the destiny of Obamacare takes center stage, two researchers have proposed the next-generation of HSAs-HDHPs, a new way to design health insurance plans that could win bipartisan support. 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. Six things to know: How health execs might benefit from Trump’s plans January 16, 2017 By Karen Appold Experts discuss how managed healthcare executives might benefit from the ACA repeal and other healthcare reforms. Four things to know: Payers’ biggest ACA repeal concerns January 09, 2017 By Karen Appold Experts discuss four of the biggest concerns managed healthcare executives have about repealing the ACA. The healthcare industry trend that won’t change with Trump January 05, 2017 By Joe Guerriero As stakeholders anxiously await the impact of a Trump administration agenda, there is at least one safe bet that all can make.