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Milken Institute Global Conference-Healthcare Reform I

Missed Opportunity in Health Reform-Wellness and Prevention On Monday April 26 a panel of executives  and leaders including Michael Milken, moderated by CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo convened to discuss Health Reform in a session focused on “Prevention and Cures”. The primary focus of the discussion was the need for government policy and health reform to […]

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Healthcare Stocks up-Market absorbs Reform

Healthcare and biotech stocks were up today as expected following passage of the historic reform bill. Although there is a considerable amount of work to be done in enabling the historic legislation, uncertainty has been removed and the market can play it out. Many analysts and economists previously have forecasted upside potential for pharmaceutical, biotechnology […]

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Why Healthcare Reform is So Difficult

There is a simple reason why healthcare reform is so hard to do-there has to be winners and losers. We have had  many months of discussion on how to pay for healthcare reform such as cuts in Medicare, concessions from Big Pharma, more competition across state lines, tax on “cadillac” insurance plans etc etc. And […]

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