The Oncoming Diabetes Tidal Wave

November 30, 2009

Today, members of Congress are agonizing over legislative language and Congressional Budget Office reports, trying to find the right mixture of programs and policies to make a dent in future … Continued

Women in Technology

November 25, 2009

Last week HLC participated in the Women in Technology roundtable event which gave their members an overview about the role of technology in health reform as it relates to electronic … Continued

Deceptive Momentum

November 23, 2009

There was a great deal of hoopla Saturday night over the Senate Democratic leadership’s success in gaining the minimum 60 votes necessary to bring health reform legislation to the floor … Continued

Health Reform Odds and Ends

November 19, 2009

Health Reform Odds, Ends and Random Thoughts •      I wouldn’t have thought it possible to draft a health reform bill larger than the House’s 1,990 pages, but the Senate weighed … Continued

Hit A Reset Button on Healthcare Reform

November 18, 2009

I would like to thank the StandardNet for publishing my op-ed piece on the need to reset the current health reform debate in order to win back the public’s confidence.

Government and Healthcare: A Seismic Shift in Public Opinion

November 13, 2009

A new Gallup poll released today shows that a small majority of Americans (51 percent) say it is not the government’s responsibility to make sure all Americans have health coverage.  … Continued

Medicare Part D Continues to Earn Strong Marks from America’s Seniors

November 12, 2009

Almost four years after the Medicare Part D prescription drug program went into effect, an overwhelming majority (88 percent) of America’s seniors approve of their individual plan and coverage. In … Continued

The House Vote

November 7, 2009

While we commend the House of Representatives for its commitment to extend health coverage to more Americans, we look forward to this debate moving to the U.S. Senate and an … Continued

Insure Montana’s Honor Roll for Coverage Award

November 4, 2009

Since 2000, the Healthcare Leadership Council’s Honor Roll for Coverage Award has recognized exemplary community programs that have distinguished themselves as leaders in providing access to health insurance for uninsured … Continued

Senator Lieberman In His Own Words

November 3, 2009

Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT) has been absorbing a lot of criticism in the media and the blogosphere for his comments last week that he may have no choice but to … Continued