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AHIP’s Institute 2014 – Breaking the Mold to Change Health Care for Consumers

AHIP’s 2014 Institute in Seattle featured speakers who are breaking the mold in their industries. Whether at Oscar, Trader Joe’s, REI, Nordstrom, or Civis Analytics, these speakers told the thousands of health care stakeholders who gathered in Seattle that “innovation is about taking risks,” and that they should “unleash the power of consumers.” Continue reading

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Ignagni: Changing the Game to Deliver a 21st Century Health System for Patients

This morning at the 2014 Health Datapalooza, AHIP President and CEO Karen Ignagni delivered remarks on the ways health plans are using data to fundamentally change the game, putting patients in the driver’s seat of decision making. Continue reading

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Ignagni: Drugmakers’ Prices Are ‘Anything They Can Get Away With’

This weekend, CNN took the latest look at the troubling trend of skyrocketing prices for specialty drugs. Continue reading

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Ignagni: Provider Consolidation, Specialty Drug Prices Driving Unsustainable Health Care Costs

With health care costs continuing to rise for consumers and employers, AHIP President and CEO Karen Ignagni discussed two of the most important factors driving this trend—provider consolidation and specialty drugs prices—at the New York Times’ Health for Tomorrow conference. Continue reading

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AHIP’s Durham: Facing a public health crisis, stakeholders have to act responsibly

“Why are prices for some specialty drugs so high and what if anything can be done about it?” AHIP’s Executive Vice President of Policy and Regulatory Affairs Dan Durham was interviewed about the challenge. Continue reading

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NEW VIDEO: Democrats Urge CMS to Stop Cuts to Medicare Advantage

Democrats recently took to the House floor to express concern about the impact on seniors of a new 5.9 percent cut to Medicare Advantage proposed by the Medicare agency. Continue reading

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New Video Showcases Vast Movement to Protect Medicare Advantage

VIDEO: Seniors, stakeholders, and lawmakers urge CMS to keep Medicare Advantage payments flat next year Continue reading

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Stop History from Repeating Itself

AHIP’s Karen Ignagni discusses the impact of proposed cuts to Medicare Advantage. Continue reading

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New Video Highlights Senior Concerned About Cuts to Medicare Advantage

A recent news segment on Fox Business highlights the story of Medicare Advantage beneficiary Gerald Wrench, who discusses the value of Medicare Advantage and his concern that new proposed cuts to the program could negatively impact seniors. Continue reading

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New TV Ad Highlights Impact of Proposed Cuts to Medicare Advantage

America’s Health Insurance Plans’ Coalition for Medicare Choices (CMC) today released a new television ad highlighting the impact that recently proposed cuts to Medicare Advantage would have on the millions of seniors enrolled in Medicare Advantage. Continue reading

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