OnRamp Healthcare

Michael Best Strategies Hosts OnRamp Healthcare Conference Startup Lounge

The June 2019 OnRamp Healthcare conference drew healthcare startups, provider systems, payer systems, health plans, and investors/venture capitalists from across North America in Green...
New Laws

A Look at Illinois’ New Laws

July 1 not only marks the beginning of the new fiscal year, it is also the effective date for a number of new Illinois...
Virtual Medical Consultation

Gamification Gains Momentum in Healthcare

The global healthcare market continues to see innovators deliver solutions leveraging gamification and targeting users from age 8 to 80. While traditional...
Coronavirus Vaccine

Why Businesses Play a Vital Role in Our Current Climate

With vaccines becoming more and more available and more and more shots going in arms, there is light at the end of...
Stethoscope on dollars

Senate GOP Releases Phase IV Relief Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released the Senate Republican proposal for a Phase IV relief bill to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The Health...
Symposium

MBS Participates in 2019 Technology and the Law Symposium

Two weeks ago, Michael Best Strategies partner Andrew Hitt and MBS principal Sarah Helton participated on panels at the 2019 Technology and the Law...
drugs and money

WI Drug Pricing Task Force: 2/19 Meeting Recap

On February 19th, the Governor’s Task Force on Reducing Prescription Drug Prices met in Oshkosh to hear from the consumer, insurance, PBM, and self-insured...
Coronavirus Vaccine

State By State COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plans

This week the first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were distributed to states. Each state has a distribution plan as to who...
Surprise Medical Billing

Texas passes surprise medical billing legislation

During the most recent Texas Legislative Session, SB 1264, addressing the practice of surprise medical bills, was adopted and signed by Governor Abbott ,...

Ones to Watch

2020 has delivered “change” in droves and the industry has rapidly adjusted out of necessity. I remain fascinated with watching this evolution...