How pharmaceutical marketing affects decisions about patient care

As we search for ways to improve the value of prescription drugs and make them more affordable, pharmaceutical marketing poses a real challenge. Pharmaceutical marketing aims to shape perceptions about a drug’s benefits and harms, and this can significantly impact…

Three Medicaid trends we’re watching in 2022

Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) have served as critical supports to children, pregnant women, parents, seniors, and individuals with disabilities – covering 80 million individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since February 2020, Medicaid enrollment has grown sharply…

At a Glance: Kaiser Permanente’s Participation in Medi-Cal (California)

Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. Medicaid is administered by states, according to federal requirements and is jointly funded by states and the federal government. California’s Medicaid program is…

At a Glance: Kaiser Permanente’s Participation in Health First Colorado

Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. Medicaid is administered by states, according to federal requirements and is jointly funded by states and the federal government. Colorado’s Medicaid program is…

At a Glance: Kaiser Permanente’s Participation in QUEST Integration (Hawaii)

Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. Medicaid is administered by states, according to federal requirements and is jointly funded by states and the federal government. Hawaii’s Medicaid program is…

At a Glance: Kaiser Permanente’s Participation in Oregon Health Plan

Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. Medicaid is administered by states, according to federal requirements and is jointly funded by states and the federal government. Oregon’s Medicaid program is…

At a Glance: Kaiser Permanente’s Participation in HealthChoice (Maryland)

Medicaid provides health coverage to eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities. Medicaid is administered by states, according to federal requirements and is jointly funded by states and the federal government. Maryland's Medicaid program is…