Past Newsletters

Member Q&A with Kyle Anthony: Accessing & Leveraging Healthcare Data
Healthcare In Transition | Jan. 25, 2019 | Healthcare, Social Determinants of Health, Value Based Care

January 25, 2019 Member Q&A with Kyle Anthony, Director of Human Capital Practice at Oswald Companies Historically, brokers have focused on improved access and utilization of claims data. However, it

What are Congress’ Priorities in 2019?
Healthcare In Transition | Jan. 25, 2019 | Drug Pricing, Healthcare, Individual insurance market

January 25, 2019 The 116th Congress officially opened earlier this month with 100 new members being sworn in. The new House Democratic majority largely believes that it has a mandate

The Next Step in 1332 Section Waiver Changes
Healthcare In Transition | Dec. 5, 2018 | Healthcare

December 5, 2018 The Departments of Treasury and Health and Human Services recently released four new Section 1332 “waiver concepts” to illustrate how states might take advantage of recently-released guidance

Tech Giants Poised to Shift Healthcare Landscape
Healthcare In Transition | Dec. 5, 2018 | Healthcare

December 5, 2018 Tech companies are banging down the doors of the healthcare industry, infiltrating different pieces of a complicated system in an effort to inject innovation into care delivery

An Update on Prescription Drug Legislation
Healthcare In Transition | Dec. 5, 2018 | Healthcare

December 5, 2018 Legislative and regulatory efforts to reduce drug costs is a top priority for both Democrats and Republicans in the next Congress, and it’s one of the few

How Disruptive is Medicare for All?
Healthcare In Transition | Dec. 5, 2018 | Healthcare, Single Payer

It’s no secret that a government-controlled healthcare system would be disruptive—not only to the 156 million Americans with employer-sponsored healthcare, but also to those whom would be taxed to fund

1332 Section Waiver Changes
Healthcare In Transition | Nov. 8, 2018 | ACA, Healthcare

November 8, 2018 The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released new guidance on Section 1332 State Innovation Waivers under the ACA with the goal of reducing burdens on

ACA Reform Legislation Tracker as of October 2018
Healthcare In Transition | Nov. 8, 2018 | ACA, Healthcare

November 8, 2018 Our legal team at Steptoe & Johnson tracks healthcare reform bills as they are introduced in Congress. Check out the most recent updates as of October on