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A new decade of health care – Crain’s Detroit Business

It may be too early to tell how COVID-19 will impact the healthcare system in the long-run. But leaders agreed that the early adaptations we’ve seen emerging out of necessity may point the way to future innovation. Lansing-based Michigan Association of Health Plans and Crain’s Content Studio, the marketing storytelling arm of Crain’s Detroit Business,… Read More »

Prescription Drug Pricing Act would save more than $94 billion in the first decade, CBO says

The Prescription Drug Pricing Act, penned by Senator Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and co-sponsored by Senator Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, is in a weird state of limbo, sitting on the Senate’s legislative calendar for months. But if and when it ever passes, it could stand to save billions. Based on estimates from the Congressional Budget Office, the… Read More »

Medi-Cal’s Very Big Decade

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Medi-Cal had a big decade. The number of Californians enrolled in the state’s health insurance program for low-income residents swelled by 5.5 million from 2010 to 2019. It now covers 1 in 3 Californians and 40% of children. The program’s annual budget — a… Read More »