Blog Posts

The Value of Innovation Policy Forum in Five Quotes

May 5, 2022

What is medical innovation worth? To explore this question, the Institute for Patient Access recently convened health policy and patient advocacy professionals for the Value of Innovation Policy Forum in Washington, D.C.

When a Small Cry is Worth It

April 25, 2022

No parent wants to see their child wince in pain or hear their baby cry. Yet enduring the undesirable for just a minute – as the child is vaccinated – can save heartache down the road.

One-sided Ads Put Patients’ Health at Risk

April 19, 2022

By Chloe Villavaso, MN, APRN, CNS - When I became an advanced practice nurse, I never thought I’d be competing with the television for my patient’s trust. Yet here I am.

Patients’ Financial Assistance Under Attack

April 1, 2022

Many people rely on assistance programs, including co-pay cards, to help pay for their medications. But this vital form of financial relief is under widespread attack, a new report finds.