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Putting Right-To-Try Drug Prices In Perspective

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Independent
Monday, July 2, 2018

Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. recently made headlines for attempting to offer an experimental treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (commonly shortened to ALS or called Lou Gehrig’s disease). This path-breaking treatment, named NurOwn, is a personalized cell therapy which works to promote motor neuron growth to reestablish nerve-muscle interaction.


Scott Atlas On The Lars Larson National Podcast (1:20:38)

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Lars Larson National Podcast
Friday, June 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses health care savings accounts and the future of health care in the US.


Scott Atlas On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia The John Batchelor Show
Saturday, June 23, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses his Wall Street Journal article "Health Savings Accounts for Everyone."

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Health Care Choices Proposal: A New Generation Of Health Reform

featuring Hoover Institutionvia Forbes
Friday, June 22, 2018

Health reform lives. A group of policy wonks has been working since last fall to develop the next generation of patient-centered health policy recommendations that they unveiled at a rollout event at the Hoover Institution in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday.


Health Savings Accounts For Everyone

by Scott W. Atlasvia The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

[Subscription Required] Despite failing to repeal and replace ObamaCare fully, health-care reform is progressing under President Trump. The individual mandate is nullified. The administration has permitted more low-cost “limited duration” insurance plans, and more small businesses now have access to association health plans. The next step should be to expand and improve health savings accounts.

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The Horrors Of Honor Violence In The West

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The Algemeiner
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

She was a 15-year-old student at San Antonio’s Taft High School with a soft smile and dark eyes. Like most girls her age in Texas, she liked blue jeans. But unlike most girls her age in Texas, in 2017 she was promised in marriage to a man 10 years her senior who would pay her parents $20,000 to take her as his wife.

Republicans' Next War: Pre-Existing Conditions

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia Axios
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Republicans are continuing the repeal fight on two fronts: The conservative group's proposal, a block grant that builds on last year's proposal by Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy, will be released in the next couple of weeks, according to Lanhee Chen.

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1 Big Thing: The Next Health Care Wars

quoting Lanhee J. Chenvia Axios
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Forget the Affordable Care Act. The future of our health care system will be shaped by a much bigger and broader fight — one that will likely culminate with a 2020 choice between private markets and an authentic government-run program in the form of a Bernie Sanders-style Medicare for All.


Spotlight Health 2018: Viewpoints With Lanhee Chen (18:46)

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Aspen Public Radio
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen talks about his work on republican health policies and what a global lense can teach us about the future of health care systems.

Expanding and Incentivizing Health Savings Accounts: A Critical Reform For Broadly Available, High Quality Health Care

by Scott W. Atlasvia United States Congress Joint Economic Committee
Friday, June 8, 2018

On Thursday, June 7, Scott Atlas testified before the Joint Economic Committee at a hearing titled "The Potential for Health Care Savings Accounts to Engage Patients and Bend the Health Care Cost Curve."


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The Working Group on Health Care Policy devises public policies that enable more Americans to get better value for their health care dollar and foster appropriate innovations that will extend and improve life.