Health Reform in the News


There are countless websites and blogs that cover various views and perspectives related to health reform.

Below is a select group of websites that provide news and information on the topic of health reform. While each site is relatively objective, inclusion here should not be taken as an endorsement of any views or positions taken by these sites.


News Aggregation Websites:

Health Reform News from the New York Times

This site aggregates news coverage, opinion and information on health care reform and health care policy as reported by the New York Times.

Health Reform News from the Washington Post

This site aggregates news coverage, opinion and information on health care reform and health care policy including the Affordable Care Act as reported by the Washington Post.

Health Reform News from The Hill

The Hill is political newspaper and website published in Washington, D.C. by Capitol Hill Publishing. Focusing on politics, policy and business, the Hill coverage includes the U.S. Congress, the presidency, and election campaigns. This site aggregates news coverage, opinion and information on health care reform and health care policy as reported by the The Hill.

Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health News (KHN) is a nonprofit news organization that focuses on health care policy and politics. KHN is an editorially-independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF). The KHN Blog, Capsules, provides roundups of health reform news, editorial, and updates on implementation and deadlines.


Content Generators for Health Reform News:

Congressional Budget Office Health Reform Website

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is a federal agency within the legislative branch of the United States government that provides independent analyses of budgetary and economic issues to support the Congressional budget process. As such, this site summarizes the work of the CBO as it prepares projections of federal health care spending under current law and analyzes proposals that would change federal health care policies.

The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF)

The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) is a non-profit, private operating foundation focusing on the major health care issues facing the U.S., as well as the U.S. role in global health policy. KFF’s website focuses on policy research, basic health care facts and numbers, and health reform implementation information. The Kaiser Family Foundation is not associated with Kaiser Permanente or Kaiser Industries.

Health Economics from the RAND Corporation

The RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous. This sight provides news and commentary of issues relating to health economics and health reform.hT

The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM)

NIHCM is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to transforming health care through evidence and collaboration. Develops original research and content in collaboration with a network of partners in federal and state governments, public health, advocacy, academia, media and the private sector.  Site includes summaries of studies, topical webinars and other content related to health costs and reform.