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President Obama’s Proposal

Below is a brief overview of Obama’s Proposal and the opposition to reform. Visit the White House Website for Details Brief overview of the President’s Bill: The Senate bill is the core of the President’s Proposal Middle class tax cut


A Recurring Epidemic: Ebola by Treniese Polk

September 24, 2014.  In this article, Treniese Polk, CHPRE Project Manager, discusses the Ebola epidemic, gives context for the patient experience in a health system of a developing country, and explains how infectious diseases thrive under the climate and conditions


Debate on Affordable Care Act

Sept. 22, 2014, Bristol, TN.  Len Nichols  moderated a panel at the event sponsored by Wellmont Health Systems, Appalachian School of Law, and the Sorenesen Institute for Political Leadership at UVA.  The topic was entitled “From Policy to Implementation with the Patient Protection and


Virginia Medicaid Webinar

Len Nichols participated in a Virginia Medicaid Webinar on September 9th for the Virginia Center for Health Innovation (VHIN). The VHIN is an online learning community administered by the Virginia Center for Health Innovation and is free to join. Creating


Dr. Nichols Quoted in Bloomberg

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Dr. Nichols Recent Discussion

Len Nichols recently joined other policy experts at George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health ​to discuss  recent court decisions about legality of subsidies in state marketplaces. Watch video here.


Issue Brief September 19, 2014

September 19, 2014. In this second Issue Brief of the new CHPRE series, Len Nichols, Director of  the Center for Health Policy Research and Ethics, explains an essential but sometimes overlooked history of the Any Willing Provider and Freedom of

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