Health Care

​OCPA statement on Senate Bill 605

After Senate Bill 605 passed the Retirement and Insurance Committee today, Jonathan Small, president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs (OCPA), released the following statement.

Staff
February 18, 2019
Health Care

Free-market health care shakes up industry

New and innovative Direct Primary Care (DPC) provider models and free-market-orientated surgery centers are shaking up the health care industry and saving patients tens of thousands of dollars on services.

Kaitlyn Finley
January 30, 2019
Health Care

More choices, more savings: Short-term health insurance

Thanks to recent regulatory actions by the Trump administration, individuals in certain states may now take full advantage of short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans. These plans may be 70 to 80 percent cheaper than Obamacare plans.

Kaitlyn Finley
January 24, 2019
Health Care

Medicaid expansion a budget-buster

When Oklahoma lawmakers assemble in February, they will be assured by many experts that expanding Medicaid under Obamacare will be cheap and that the federal government will foot most of the bill. But those experts are wrong. They have been wrong every time.

Jonathan Small
December 28, 2018
Health Care

Experts consistently got it wrong on Medicaid expansion

Health care experts from independent research groups and state agencies wildly underestimated the number of newly eligible able-bodied adults that would sign up for Medicaid under Obamacare.

Kaitlyn Finley
December 21, 2018
Health Care

OCPA statement on Obamacare case Texas v. United States

After a federal judge ruled Obamacare unconstitutional today, Jonathan Small, president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs (OCPA), released the following statement.

Staff
December 14, 2018
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