• John Locke Update

    Feds May Undermines Cooper’s Medicaid Expansion Scheme

    posted March 7, 2017 by Katherine Restrepo
    Despite the North Carolina legislature and other federal obstacles standing in the way, Governor Roy Cooper desperately wants to expand Medicaid, the state-federal program that provides health services…
  • John Locke Update

    A Health Care Agenda For N.C. Lawmakers

    posted January 12, 2017 by Katherine Restrepo
    It has long been established that the incoming Trump Administration and a Republican-controlled Congress have plans for a partial repeal and replace of Obamacare. What does this entail? There…
  • Research Report

    Direct Primary Care for Local Governments

    posted December 2, 2016 by Katherine Restrepo, Julie Tisdale
    Local governments across North Carolina, like other employers, are wrestling with the question of how to provide quality health care to their employees in a cost-effective manner. This is…
  • John Locke Update

    Myths And Facts About Certificate-Of-Need Laws

    posted October 12, 2016 by Katherine Restrepo
    Certificate of Need (CON) laws require your doctor or hospital to request and receive a government permission slip before offering you new technology, better facilities, or more treatment options. CON…
  • John Locke Update

    Why Paying Out Of Pocket For Health Care Is A Good Thing

    posted September 29, 2016 by Katherine Restrepo
    Americans aren’t thrilled with the fact that health care costs continue to eat away at their overall take-home pay. For those who have insurance through their jobs, deductibles have…