AFFORDABLE HEALTHCARE SCORECARD ALERT – Improved Access to Care
A North Carolina General Assembly proposal (Senate Bill 575) would expand access to affordable care by letting trained, qualified pharmacists prescribe, dispense and administer certain medications.
A HUGE Day for Pro-Consumer Healthcare Reforms at NCGA
May 5th will go down as one of the year’s biggest days for pro-consumer healthcare reforms at the North Carolina General Assembly.
AFFORDABLE HEALTHCARE SCORECARD ALERT – Oral Chemo Drug Mandate
A North Carolina General Assembly proposal (House Bill 524) would mandate that consumers cover, or pay for, oral chemotherapy drugs the same as they do IV chemotherapy drugs through their insurance premiums.
ICYMI: NYT Editorial Slams the kind of Telehealth Mandates Proposed at NCGA
In case you missed it, the New York Times opinion page featured a former physician strongly criticizing the impact of telehealth mandates like those in the General Assembly’s House Bill 149.
BIG NEWS: Momentum Continues as Second Committee Passes Surprise Billing Protections
On the heels of the Senate Health Care Committee passing Senate Bill 505 last week, a second committee today advanced the legislation that would help protect patients from surprise medical bills.
BREAKING: Bill to Allow More Affordable Health Insurance Option Clears Key Senate Committees
Two Senate committees passed Senate Bill 228 this week which would provide people with an additional, lower cost option which purchasing health insurance.