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Balancing Coverage and Cost in Medicaid

Health / June 29, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET

Join us June 29 for the Bipartisan Policy Center’s third in a series of public events to develop effective and politically viable solutions to our nation’s health care challenges. As the Senate considers H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act of…

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Moving the needle on health care transformation

Health / News August 19, 2016

Former Senate Majority Leaders Tom Daschle and Bill Frist press for innovative ways to fundamentally transform the approach to health care in America.

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How to fix U.S. long-term care over the long haul

Health / News February 11, 2016

Ask Americans what they fear most about aging, and many will tell you it is the possibility of needing nursing care – and not being able to pay for it.

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BPC’s Steve Bell: Federal Debt has Fallen Off Policymaking Agenda

Economy / Press Release June 16, 2015

U.S. debt held by the public will become larger than the nation’s economy by 2040, and continue to grow thereafter, according to the Congressional Budget Office.

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Frist and Rivlin: The Power of Prevention

Health / News May 28, 2015

U.S. health care reform should focus on prevention efforts to cut skyrocketing costs.

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A Prevention Prescription for Improving Health and Health Care in America

Health / Research May 28, 2015

There is growing recognition that prevention holds vast potential to improve health, while also reducing national spending on health care.

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The Value of Prevention

Health / Research May 28, 2015

Americans spend an enormous amount of money treating largely preventable chronic conditions. Prevention can reduce demand on the health care system.

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A Prescription for Prevention

Health / May 28, 2015 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET

Preventable chronic diseases now affect half the U.S. adult population and account for the bulk of U.S. health care costs.

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Leading U.S. Companies and BPC Launch Physical Activity Challenge

Health / Press Release April 30, 2015

American companies and their employees bear about half of the nation’s $2.9 trillion in total health expenditures, which comprises nearly one-fifth of all U.S. spending.

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BPC Recommends America’s Health Care Delivery System Adopt Standard Evidence-Based Quality Measures

Health / Press Release April 27, 2015

BPC released a white paper that recommends creating standardized quality performance measures that are user-friendly, meaningful, and outcome-oriented.

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