National Alliance in the News

Nov. 27, 2017 Employers Take Steps to Address Opioid Crisis 
Stephen Miller, Society For Human Resource Management 
Nov. 15, 2017 What to consider when redesigning a benefits program 
Nick Otto, Employee Benefit News
Nov. 13,2017 Employers can 'do better' with wellness 
Nick Otto, Employee Benefit News 

Nov. 9, 2017

Leveraging Geographic Information Systems in an Integrated Health Care Delivery Organization
Kathryn Clift; Luther Scott, MS; Michael Johnson, PhD, MS; Carlos Gonzalez, The Permanente Journal

Nov. 9, 2017

Far better health care value is coming
Brian Klepper, Independent Record

Nov. 8, 2017

PinnacleCare's Dr. Miles Varn Presenting at National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions 2017 Annual Conference

George Cohen, Enhanced Online News 

Sept. 21, 2017 Taking Suicide Awareness to All Frontiers 
Janine Francolini, HuffPost
Sept. 19, 2017 While Premiums Soar Under Obamacare, Costs of Employer-Based Plans Are Stable 
Reed Abelson, The New York Times 
Sept. 19, 2017 Direct Primary Care Is About To Take Off - or Maybe Not
Charlotte Huff, Managed Care
Aug. 30, 2017  Health Plans Keep Focus on Value as HHS Backs Off Bundling, Payment Reform
Gregory A. Freeman, HealthLeaders 
Aug. 23, 2017 What damage to the individual markets could mean for employers
Victoria Finkle, Employee Benefit News
Aug. 21, 2017

Seven things to know about Express Scripts' plan to limit opioids
Tracey Walker, Managed Healthcare Executive

Aug. 14, 2017  5 Trends influencing drug pricing 
Jacob Bell, BioPharmaDive
Aug. 10, 2017

Personalization is key to benefits tech
Kathryn Mayer, Employee Benefit News

Aug. 2, 2017 Tax reform offers new opportunities- and risks - for employer-sponsored health plans
Victoria Finkle, Employee Benefit News
July 17, 2017

Revised GOP healthcare bill still good for employers
Victoria Finkle, Employee Benefit News

July 12, 2017

Health Insurers Try Paying More Up Front to Pay Less Later
Mark Zdechlik, NPR

May 25, 2017 New Remedies
David McCann, CFO 
May 25, 2017 Health-Care Purchasers Take the Wheel
Michael Thompson, CFO
May 16, 2017 Mental Health Takes on New Meaning for Millennials at Work
Rita Pyrillis, Workforce
May 2, 2017 Geneia & LVBCH Empowering Employers with Analytic Insights
Citybizlist
May 1, 2017 Investing in Hope & Health in the Corporate World
Janine Francolini, HuffPost
April 8, 2017 Five Rights Framework Seeks to Improve Dysfunction in Specialty Drug Marketplace
Lauren Santye, Specialty Pharmacy Times
March 31, 2017 Collaboration for a Wellbeing Revolution
Janine Francolini, HuffPost
March 7, 2017 Alzheimer's Straggering $259B Cost Could Break Medicare
Bruce Japsen, Forbes
Feb. 15, 2017 Ranking the Top States for Well Being
Issac M. O'Bannon, CPA Practice Practice Advisor
Feb. 10, 2017 What Price's appointment means for employers
Kathryn Mayer, Employers Benefit News
Feb. 1, 2017  Fourth happiest state? It's Maine
Mainebiz
Dec. 1, 2016  HHS Secretary selection indicates the 'seriousness of repealing the ACA'
Kathryn Mayer, Employers Benefit News
Nov. 30, 2016 Hospital Groups Hail Experience of HHS Secretary Nominee
Rich Daly, Healthcare Business News
Nov. 29, 2016  Advanced analytics identified as key to lower health costs
Bruce Shutan, Employee Benefit Adviser
Nov. 20, 2016 Telemedicine offerings double within past year
Bruce Shutan, Employee Benefit Adviser
Nov. 15, 2016 Are medical captives the answer to data transparency?
Bruce Shutan, Employee Benefit Adviser
Nov. 11, 2016 7 healthcare strategists on what to expect post election  
Laura Dyrda, Becker's Hospital Review
Nov. 9, 2016 Will value-based payment initiatives continue under Trump?
Elizabeth Whitman, Modern Healthcare

Oct. 12, 2016

How a Trump upset could reshape benefits
Kathryn Mayer, Health Data Management
Sept. 27, 2016 'Every element' of Obamacare to be challenged after Trump Victory
Kathryn Mayer, Employee Benefit Advisor
Sept. 27, 2016 97% Say Big Data Analytics Crucial for Healthcare Benefit Choices
Jennifer Bresnick, HealthIT Analytics
Sept. 27, 2016 The National Business Coalition on Health Rebrands and Renames
Andie Burjeck, Workforce
Sept. 27, 2016 National Business Coalition on Health adopts a new name
Shelby Livingston, Modern Healthcare
July 29, 2016 Small Employers Pulling Back on Health Benefits Since ACA
Kristen Ricaurte Knebel, Bloomberg BNA
July 26, 2016 Reappraising Wellness Programs
Mark McGraw, Human Resource Executive Online 
July 20, 2016 Group Health ranked top performing health insurance plan in U.S.
Buffalo Breeze
July 12, 2016 Tapping into workplace wellness technology trends
Rebecca Vesely, Covering Health
May 26, 2016 CFOs And HR Execs Facing Millions In Personal Liability Due To Unmanaged Health Benefits Plans
Dave Chase, Forbes
May 17, 2016 Health Benefits Experts Pen Open Letter To United Technologies: Try This Before Moving to Mexico
Dave Chase, Forbes
May 9, 2016 Acquisition Frenzy Afoot in Corporate Wellness
Workforce
May 6, 2016 Kaiser, Mayo staffers among those advising HHS on medical exchange
Joseph Conn, Modern Healthcare
May 5, 2016 Getting Employees to Use Preventive Care Benefits Still a Challenge for Employers
Midwest Business Group on Health, BenefitsLink.com 
April 27, 2016 Forum to help companies improve their health 'culture'
Kristi L. Nelson, Knoxville News Sentinel
April 21, 2016  Michael Thompson | Employers Chasing Health Care Rainbows
Steve Littlejohn, ClimbTheCurve.com
April 5, 2016  Another prediction failure for 'Obamacare' critics
Steve Bennen, MSNBC
April 4, 2016 Despite Fears, Affordable Care Act Has not Uprooted Employer Coverage
Reed Abelson, The New York Times 
March 25, 2016 Health Care Coalitions Can Effect System Change
Nancy Grover, Risk & Insurance
March 10, 2016  NBCH's new CEO outlines key initiatives
Andrea Davis, Employee Benefit News
March 1, 2016

Michael Thompson named CEO of National Business Coalition on Health: 4 things to know
Kelly Gooch, Becker's Hospital Review

Feb. 29, 2016  National Business Coalition on Health Names New CEO
Sarah Sipek, Workforce
Feb. 29, 2016  Consultant takes reigns of national health care coalition
Jerry Geisel, Business Insurance
Feb. 22, 2016  Your Aching Backs
Charlotte Huff, Workforce 
Feb. 5, 2016  Yet Another Business Coalition Forms To Tame Health Costs
Bruce Japsen, Forbes