capitol building

Progress, Priorities, and Potential Next Steps for the 116th Congress

Since Democrats took control of the House in 2018’s election and the 116th Congress began its session on January 3rd, all eyes have been...
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...
Virtual Healthcare Appointment

COVID-19 — A Catalyst for the Healthcare Industry’s Transformation

While very few positive things can be said of COVID-19, the reality is that it has rapidly changed the delivery of healthcare....
Telehealth

The Decreasing Regulations and Increasing Demand of Telehealth Services

On March 30th, by executive order, President Trump announced temporary changes to health care regulations to improve access to care. One technology...
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...
Coronavirus

As Businesses Face Exposure to COVID Litigation, Congress and States Consider Protections

The world will eventually recover from the health challenges caused by COVID-19, but even after we have a vaccine or treatment, allowing...
Coronavirus

MBS Coronavirus Alert – Latest Federal Updates on COVID-19

Alert Roadmap Congress Shuts Down Access Until April 1; Senate Cancels RecessPresident Bans EU Travelers; Offers Tax and...
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...

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...

Multi-faceted approach to COVID-19: Eli Lilly Interview

While the news on patients hospitalized with COVID-19 was not as hoped, the ability to positively impact outcomes when identified early is...