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Health Care
April 9, 2021
By Christina Herrin
The high costs of CON and time-consuming paperwork to apply for CON licensure are outrageous.
March 31, 2021
By Jeré C. Fabick
Statement by Heartland Director Jeré C. Fabick, who sued Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers over his emergency powers, COVID lockdowns, and mask mandates
March 22, 2021
By Christina Herrin
As Milton Friedman said, “One of the great mistakes is to judge policies and programs by their intentions rather than their results.”
March 2, 2021
By Christina Herrin
The United States continues to lead the world in health care innovation
February 26, 2021
By Christina Herrin
One of the many problems with CON laws is that they are the embodiment of cronyism
February 17, 2021
By Jeff Stier
Because a test is only a snapshot in time, the current frequency of testing is insufficient
February 9, 2021
By Christina Herrin
During the AIDS crisis in the 1980s, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) created an expedited process to approve drugs and treatment options for patients afflicted with the deadly disease
February 1, 2021
By Christina Herrin
The states are often referred to as laboratories of democracy, and according to that logic, Andrea Palm relinquishing her position to move to a higher office and impact national policy is downright frightening and reckless
January 29, 2021
By Christina Herrin
The goal of FDA should be to allow good drugs to succeed sooner, and bad drugs to fail faster
January 29, 2021
By Christina Herrin
Supporters of such policies suggest that age-verification works for limiting access to tobacco and vape products by strengthening protections
January 8, 2021
By Christina Herrin
For their patriotic efforts, this is how these companies were thanked: the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released new regulations and fees for organizations
December 11, 2020
By Christina Herrin
As the media and scientific community is searching for a vaccine as a silver bullet, there are other treatments that could be immediately beneficial to the public
December 8, 2020
By Seton Motley
As some reports would have it, this is the beginning of the end. Three coronavirus vaccines have posted excellent results, with more expected to come
December 8, 2020
By Christina Herrin
CON laws in South Carolina impact rural communities hardest by increasing drive times to seek care, increasing wait times to receive care, and leading toward higher health care costs
December 8, 2020
By Christina Herrin
The pandemic has opened a world of possibilities and shows just how successful American ingenuity can be when government simply gets out of the way
November 30, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Joe Biden, who will likely become president next year, has suggested he will seek to expand on the failed “Obamacare” system by including a public option, colloquially known as “Bidencare.”
November 20, 2020
By Jane M. Orient, M.D.
Now that we have a randomized controlled trial (RCT) about masks, will it change what you do?
November 18, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Imagine a world where your local membership shopping club or health/fitness club could sell health insurance to members
November 9, 2020
By AnneMarie Schieber
Two physicians who are leading the charge on early at-home COVID-19 treatment to reduce hospitalization and death, have themselves become infected with the virus and following the regiment they, themselves preach
November 6, 2020
By Christina Herrin
If government can’t accomplish the task of properly counting ballots in a timely manner, it is not capable of managing our health care system