• September 10, 2014Web First
  • Slow Growth In Health Insurance Premium Costs Continue In 2014

  • In 2014, average annual premiums for employer-sponsored family health coverage rose by 3 percent from last year, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation/Health Research and Educational Trust Employer Health Benefit' new survey.
  • Gary Claxton, Matthew Rae, Nirmita Panchal, and co-authors
  • September 19, 2014Insurance Reform
  • Melding Two Approaches To Insurance

  • Ari Friedman and Siyabonga Ndwandwe say that relative value health insurance and pay for performance for insurers should be viewed as complements, not substitutes.
  • September 18, 2014Affordable Care Act
  • Reference Pricing And Network Adequacy

  • John Glaudemans, Michael Kolber, and Joel Ario look at the potential conflict between network adequacy standards and reference pricing under recent federal regulatory guidance.
  • September 11, 2014Social Determinants
  • Creating Partnerships For Health

  • David Colby discuss the efforts of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to promote a broad culture of health.
  • Employee Choice

  • In some SHOP Marketplaces, small-business employees can select health coverage from multiple insurers. By 2016 the option is expected to be available nationwide.September 18, 2014
  • Drug Shortages

  • Government and private-sector leaders have struggled to address persistent drug shortages driven by complex market forces.September 11, 2014