Understanding the new SNAP rule: Why it hurts the most vulnerable

  • January 15, 2020

Renee Gross, JD, Health Policy Consultant, Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy Pamela Schwartz, MPH, Executive Director, Kaiser Permanente Community Health At the start of a new year, we reflect on the past and what we’re looking forward to in…

Rena Conti

Determining drug value: Let’s start with the evidence

  • October 24, 2019

Last month, I was pleased to speak at the Institute for Health Policy forum that delved into a critical topic in the drug pricing dialogue: drug value. When I arrived in Washington, D.C., I was struck by how far we’ve…

Don Mordecai

Working together to make ‘zero suicide’ a reality

  • June 4, 2019

It’s a disturbing reality that suicide is the second-leading cause of death among teens and young adults and the tenth-leading cause of death overall in the nation today. What’s behind these troubling statistics?