Issue Brief The next round of open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins in November. To avoid problems and to optimize the consumer experience, a new, more effective management structure is essential for the next phase of implementation.
Topher Spiro, Dr. Christopher Lillis, and Thomas Huelskoetter explore the Virginia General Assembly's debate on mental health reform and Medicaid.
Issue Brief Physicians are increasingly practicing defensive medicine to avoid lawsuits, but this trend increases costs and doesn’t improve health care outcomes.
Topher Spiro testifies before the Committee on Energy & Commerce and the Subcommittee on Oversight & Investigations.
Topher Spiro explains why CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin is wrong in his analysis of the Supreme Court arguments on the constitutionality of Obamacare.
Topher Spiro uses the example of Medicare for all to prove that Obamacare is constitutional.
Issue Brief Instead of reducing health care costs, the House Republican budget would shift costs to seniors, health care providers, businesses, and states, writes Topher Spiro.
Report If we want to solve longstanding problems in the health care system but continue rely on private insurance the most effective solution is an individual mandate, write Neera Tanden and Topher Spiro.
The Center for American Progress's comments on the Essential Health Benefits Bulletin released by the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight on December 16, 2011.
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, David M. Cutler, and Topher Spiro explain the benefits of expanding Medicare's competitive bidding program.
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, David M. Cutler, and Topher Spiro offer reforms to achieve billions in savings in addition to what the Affordable Care Act will accomplish.
David M. Cutler, Ezekiel J. Emanuel, and Topher Spiro explain why Medicare payments should be bundled together for multiple providers.