February 26, 2020
This paper reviews the constitutional issues involved with certificate of need laws and argues how such laws allow governments to establish monopolies.
February 12, 2020
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans discusses how work requirements are desperately needed to ensure the long-term viability of Medicaid and keep costs under control.
January 16, 2020
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new bill in West Virginia that would completely repeal the state’s CON laws and delete references to the certificate of need program throughout the state code.
October 31, 2019
In this FAQ, Matthew Glans examines several commonly asked questions about certificate of need laws and why they hold back growth in the health care market.
January 9, 2020
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines four new bills that have been introduced in Michigan that would create exemptions to certificate of need review for many health care facilities.
November 21, 2019
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans examines South Carolina's certificate of need laws and why they should be repealed.
May 24, 2019
Health care consumers in Florida could soon be entering a new era of choice and competition as the state legislature has passed a bill eliminating much of the state’s certificate of need (CON) laws.
October 1, 2019
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines Michigan's certificate of need laws and a recent vote to impose new accreditation requirements for health care providers seeking to offer new immunotherapy cancer treatments.
September 23, 2019
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans examines a new bill in Tennessee that would completely repeal the Volunteer State’s certificate of need laws in five years.
April 26, 2019
States are moving to repeal their certificate of need laws, which make it difficult for providers to offer new or additional medical services or facilities. CON laws increase health care costs and reduce quality.