October 7, 2020
Currently, 35 states are bound by certificate of need (CON) laws
December 8, 2020
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
October 12, 2020
CON laws adversely affect health care costs
September 27, 2020
The Heartland Institute promotes GR's latest webinar on why states do not need certificate of need laws as well as showcasing the work from the week.
January 13, 2021
In this Research & Commentary, Christina Herrin provides evidence of the need for reform of unnecessary certificate of need laws, which are currently enforced in Alaska.
January 13, 2021
In this Research & Commentary, Christina Herrin provides evidence of the need for reform of unnecessary certificate of need laws, which are currently enforced in Iowa.
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.
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 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.