The Affordable Care Act’s tax on high-cost employer health plans will affect an estimated one in four U.S. employers when it takes effect in 2018 and could jeopardize the ever-popular flexible spending accounts (which lets employees set aside pre-tax money for certain medical expenses).
Q&A: Price Transparency – Texas, majority of states receive F on health care price transparency laws
Michael Morrisey, Ph.D., department head and professor of healthy policy and management at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, discusses price transparency and its impact on the health care industry.
As national leaders continue to debate the advisability and economic impact of health care reform, the School of Public Health is please to announce that internationally renowned health economist Michael Morrisey, Ph.D., will join the faculty of the college’s Department of Health Policy and Management.
Partnerships between Texas state lawmakers, academia and local community groups have completely changed the way obesity prevention is addressed in the state of Texas, according to a recently published article.