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NASHP News Archive – 2019

October 15, 2019: State Innovations to Support Family Caregivers, MD Improves Insurance Coverage and Access
October 8, 2019: NV Fines Drug Makers $17.4 Million for Failing to Explain Price Hikes, Congress Builds on State Surprise Billing Measures
October 1, 2019: States Explore Evidence for Innovative Telehealth Uses and the Newest State Rx Laws
September 24, 2019: Avoiding Legal Landmines in Rx Cost Legislation and Medicaid Tools to Improve Women’s Health
September 17, 2019: How States Help Older, Rural Adults Age in Place, and Why Uninsured Children’s Rates Are Rising
September 10, 2019: California Uses Medicaid Levers to Increase Childhood Immunizations
September 3, 2019: States Require Hospitals to Invest in their Communities’ Health and Medicaid Expansion Improves States’ Opioid Response
August 27, 2019: Blockbuster #NASHPCONF19 Highlighted Wide Range of Health Policy Innovations
August 20, 2019: NASHP Opens its Annual Conference and Launches the Center for State Health Care System Costs
August 13, 2019: NASHP and States Develop Care Coordination Standards for CYSHCN, #NASHPCONF19 Starts Next Week!
August 6, 2019: Will Trump’s Drug Importation Plan Provide a Pathway for State Action?
July 30, 2019: CA Expands Marketplace Subsidies to Increase Coverage and States Share Cost-Cutting Strategies at #NASHPCONF19
July 23, 2019: States Address Opioid Treatment in Prisons and IN and MN Governors Tackle Health Equity
July 16, 2019: Oklahoma Uses Unique Approach to Promote Child Screening, #NASHPCONF19 Tackles Rx Costs
July 9, 2019: States Pass 46 Bills Curbing Rx Costs and Two States Become State-Run Marketplaces
July 2, 2019: Maine Enacts Comprehensive Rx Legislative Package, #NASHPCONF19 Tackles Recovery Across the Life Span
June 25, 2019: States Improve Early Education, Health Through Housing, and Surprise Billing Protections
June 18, 2019: More States Pass Surprise Medical Bill Protections, #NASHPCONF19 Targets Rising Rx Costs
June 11, 2019: Massachusetts Study Shows How PBM “Spread Pricing” Contributes to Rising Drug Costs
June 4, 2019: Environmental Health Pioneer Gary Cohen to Open #NASHPCONF19
May 28, 2019: State Surprise Billing Laws Can Inform Congress, and States Test Outcome-Based Contracts with Rx Manufacturers
May 21, 2019: How to Build a State-based Marketplace, and Six Slides to Help Legislators Improve Health
May 14, 2019: Read a Palliative Care Primer for Policymakers and Review the New Rx Laws States Passed this Year
May 7, 2019: Delaware Tackles Rx Costs by Leveraging Public Purchasers, and Five Reasons to Attend #NASHPCONF19
April 30, 2019: State-Only Summit Added to #NASHPCONF19, and New Policy Levers to Improve Primary Care
April 23, 2019: #NASHPCONF19 Registration Opens, NM Leverages its Purchasing Power to Lower Rx Costs
April 16, 2019: States Use Cross-Agency Strategies to Tackle Rising Costs
April 9, 2019: States and Congress Tackle Surprise Medical Bills, and a New State Marketplace Resource Page
April 2, 2019: State-Based Marketplaces Outperform Others, and Samples of State Bills to Curb Rx Costs
March 26, 2019: Effective Cross-Agency Tools to Tackle SUD and States Take the Lead in Addressing Rx Costs
March 19, 2019: NASHP Compares States’ Surprise Medical Billing Laws and Rx Affordability Review Bills
March 12, 2019: State-based Exchanges Share Successes in DC and Oregon Highlights Accountable Health Models
March 5, 2019: States Advance Hospital Price Transparency and NASHP Launches Health Equity Resource Page
February 26, 2019: The Latest on Medicaid Expansion, and How Governors Are Tackling Upstream Health Issues
February 19, 2019: Which Health Care Issues Are Getting Governors’ Attention in 2019?
February 12, 2019: States Respond to Increased Antipsychotic Use in Children, CMS Releases Funds to Improve Care for Women and Children
February 5, 2019: State Opioid Strategies That Work, How Hawaii Fights the Flu, and Making the Case to Curb Health Costs
January 29, 2019: Feds Release Proposed Rules for State Insurance Plans, Comments Due Feb. 19, 2019
January 22, 2019: Explore New Children’s Preventive Services and Tools to Help States Curb Rx Costs
January 15, 2019: States Use Reinsurance to Stabilize Markets, Lawmakers Quickly Submit Bills to Lower Rx Prices
January 8, 2019: Vermont Takes Next Step to Import Rx Drugs from Canada

2018 E-News Archive