The 2019 legislative session is called “transformative,” but JMI says much left undone

By: John Lucas June 3, 2019 Now that the dust has settled on the 2019 Legislature, the James Madison Institute is calling this past legislative session “transformative” after lawmakers enacted five of the institute’s six legislative priorities, including healthcare, school choice, and criminal justice policy. JMI credits Gov. Ron DeSantis, along with Senate [...]

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Legislative session brought Florida forward in many ways | Opinion

By: Robert McClure May 14, 2019 The 2019 Legislative session just came to a close, and what a difference a year makes! It has been an eventful six months. Coming off the heels of a 2018 election that saw the Sunshine State buck the “Blue Wave,” Floridians elected Ron DeSantis to [...]

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To Lower Prescription Drug Costs, It’s Time to Focus on Pharmacy Benefit Managers

by Sal Nuzzo| Apr 5, 2019 In the never-ending discussion of healthcare policy, there is a trend, mostly with “democratic socialist” politicians, to demonize any industry that makes a profit while providing a good or service, despite all the facts on the ground. Not too long ago it was HMOs, then [...]

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The Assimilation of Telemedicine

By: Brooks Davis According to a recent article in U.S. news, a telemedicine company named Teladoc, which provides routine examinations is saving insurance providers $472 on average per call. This trend is a counter to a fact most of us are acutely aware of – that the trajectory of healthcare [...]

By |2020-06-08T13:53:52-04:00January 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Assimilation of Telemedicine

New JMI Report Urges Dental Workforce Reform to Expand Care and Patient Access for Millions of Floridians

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 23, 2019 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850) 386-3131 New JMI Report Urges Dental Workforce Reform to Expand Care and Patient Access for Millions of Floridians TALLAHASSEE – Florida faces a growing shortage of dental care over the next decade, a challenge that will only worsen [...]

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Dental Therapists: Sinking Our Teeth into Innovative Workforce Reform

CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL PDF  Jennifer Minjarez Policy Analyst with the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Center for Health Care Policy & Sal Nuzzo Vice President of Policy, The James Madison Institute Executive Summary Florida’s access to care deficiencies manifest themselves in a variety of ways. To start, there [...]

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Appeasement on Drug Prices Unaffordable

NEWSMAX January 18, 2019 By: Robert McClure On most issues surrounding the economic policies of this administration, there is a great deal to be positive about. Thinking about the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) alone, the president worked hand in hand with Congress to pass and enact a [...]

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STATEMENT RELEASE: JMI Releases New Insurance Study

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 28, 2018 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850)386-3131 JMI Releases New Insurance Study TALLAHASSEE, FL – Dr. Robert McClure, President and CEO of The James Madison Institute, will speak today at the Florida Chamber’s 2018 Insurance Summit and discuss areas of reform needed to ensure the [...]

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Roadmap to Reform

Click here to read the full PDF. Roadmap to Reform By Christian Cámara, Senior Fellow, The James Madison Institute INTRODUCTION Florida’s unique geographic position has been its greatest blessing, and simultaneously somewhat of a curse. Its sunshine and temperate climate has made it a destination for tourists and settlers alike, [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:24:15-04:00November 28th, 2018|Publications, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Roadmap to Reform
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