The Latest Health Care-Related Legislation

Check out the latest health care-related legislation introduced in the House and Senate. Continue reading

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Drug Prices: A Threat to Innovation

New drugs are hitting the market, offering patients additional treatment options. But many experts are concerned that the exorbitant prices of these medications will jeopardize medical innovation as we know it. Continue reading

Posted in: Cost Alert, Health Care Costs

Price Information: An Essential Factor to Drive Health Care Value

Some of the largest health insurers teamed up with HCCI, using their claims data to provide national, state, and local cost estimates for more than 70 common services. Continue reading

Posted in: Health Care Costs

Health Care Leaders Talk Medicare Advantage on Capitol Hill #TBT

To celebrate Throwback Thursday, let’s throw it back to AHIP’s latest Medicare Advantage briefing earlier this month. It featured a panel of health care leaders who discussed how MA plans are delivering better care and greater choice to more than 16 million beneficiaries through innovative payment and delivery models. Continue reading

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Charts of the Day: Protecting a critical lifeline to benefits and care

Today’s charts come via a new AHIP report that finds Medicare Advantage remains a vital coverage option for low-income and minority beneficiaries. Continue reading

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The Latest Health Care-Related Legislation

Check out the latest health care-related legislation introduced in the House and Senate. Continue reading

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Loud and Proud: Why Seniors Love Medicare Advantage

For three years running, Washington policymakers have proposed cuts to the Medicare Advantage program that more than 16 million seniors rely on for affordable, high quality health care. Continue reading

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Provider consolidation in the news: Rhetoric vs. Reality

Another headline has warned about the impacts provider consolidation have on health care prices (it makes them go up). Continue reading

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The Latest Health Care-Related Legislation

Check out the latest health care-related legislation introduced in the House. Continue reading

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Health Plans Help Patients Understand

As Kaiser Health News reported, considering whether to see a particular provider while navigating the health care system can be confusing for consumers. That’s why health plans are working hard to give consumers the information and resources they need to make the best choices about their health care. Continue reading

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