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Empowering patients through price transparency

Empowering patients through price transparency

This article was originally published in the Washington Examiner By Brett Guthrie In the first few months of the 118th Congress , the Republican House majority has already delivered wins in holding the Biden administration accountable and advancing solutions to help the public live healthier and longer lives. We have passed a number of important policies, including one finally

Fear vs. Relationships – Balance Sells More

Healthcare is more competitive than ever: Point solutions nip away at revenue, venture capital firms lock up large companies with novel partnerships, and larger mergers continue. Companies with an established pipeline have a leg up. If they serve their customers well and exceed expectations, then happy customers = retention. Retention = growth. Companies that aren’t

Home is Where Health Is

By Dr. Michael Aragon If we bank, shop, work, play, and socialize from home, why can’t we also receive our healthcare where we live? Now, with advanced technologies and flexible care delivery options, this option is becoming a reality. Home healthcare, a $336 billion global industry in 2021, is projected to grow at an 8%

Opinion: Family Physicians Keep an Eye On All Aspects of Our Health

By Dr. Patty Swiney  We put in a lot of work to maintain our homes, cars and gadgets throughout the year, including regular maintenance and services checks. But how can we do the same for our most important asset: our health?   That’s where Kentucky’s family physicians come in. Family physicians, like myself, develop strong, long-lasting

Opinion: Drug Pricing Reform Should Be About Saving Lives Through Innovation

By Kyle Keeney Around the world, millions of patients, suffering from cancer, Alzheimer’s, cystic fibrosis, and many other chronic diseases, are holding onto hope that one day soon there will be a cure—and America’s biopharmaceutical companies are dedicated to turning these hopes into reality.   We all recently witnessed the power of innovation when the world