Health Law Events

Moving from Policy to Action: Fighting the Nation’s Drug Overdose and Death Epidemic

Monday, December 12, 20221:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. ET In 2021, drug-related overdose deaths topped 107,000. Despite a nearly 50% decrease in opioid prescribing over the past decade, drug overdose mortality continues to trend in the opposite direction. In particular, drug-related deaths have disproportionately impacted Black, American Indian, Native Alaskan Americans and young people. The staggering data […]

The Role of State-Based Marketplaces in Advancing Health Equity

December 14, 2022 There are currently a record-breaking 12.2 million Americansenrolled in coverage through health care Marketplaces. Created under the Affordable Care Act, the Marketplaces have a central goal of expanding access to affordable health insurance, with a more recent focus on reducing racial and ethnic enrollment disparities and health inequities. Even though there has been […]

Vital Access: How Policymakers Can Streamline the Cancer Care Journey

Tuesday, January 10 at 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET In a new webinar based on their upcoming report, Vital Access: How Policymakers Can Streamline the Cancer Care Journey, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Manatt Health will share nine key recommendations across five reform pathways for state and federal policymakers to consider as they […]

Past Events

On Demand: Innovating Digitally Enabled Home-Based Care: Promoting Longer, Healthier Living

Strengthening our nation’s long-term care system is a pressing societal issue as growing numbers of older Americans and people living with disabilities or chronic diseases increase demand. Whatever their ages, people who need long-term care increasingly prefer to receive it in their homes and communities. With the 65+ population projected to increase 50% by 2030, […]

Achieving Clinical Trial Diversity: An Overview of the Policy Landscape and Ongoing Challenges

October 12, 2022 Perspectives on Life Sciences Webinar Series: Explore Key Life Sciences Issues at the Intersection of Law, Policy & Business Strategy

Prescribing Medication Abortion via Telehealth: The ‘Rules of the Road’ in a Post-Dobbs World

October 18, 2022 In the aftermath of the Dobbs v. Jackson Supreme Court decision, there is ongoing discussion about the role that medication abortion—particularly tele-medication abortion (teleMAB)— will play in connecting women to abortion services. The legal landscape post-Dobbs is varied, complicated and rife with potential risks. Each state has its own laws governing telehealth and abortion services, […]

The Impact of Dobbs on Advertising: Preparing for New Risks

October 19, 2022 In the post-Dobbs world, where a woman’s ability to get an abortion is left to individual states, dissemination of information about abortion-related services has become crucial to ensuring women can access abortion care. In states where providing or receiving abortion-related services is illegal or severely restricted, however, even just sharing information about the […]

Access to Coverage and Care: Policy Trends in Medicaid, Medicare and the Commercial Market

October 6, 2022 Join Manatt for the First of Our Imperatives Deep-Dive Sessions on the Topics You Voted Most Important to You.

What Will the Midterm Elections Mean for Health Care?

September 28, 2022 Americans are strongly focused on the upcoming midterm elections. An NBC News survey shows that 68% of Republicans and 66% of Democrats are expressing high interest in the midterms. Which issues are most critical to voters when they consider how they will cast their votes in November? While inflation takes the top spot, the KFF […]

Implications Across the Health Care System of the New Federal Drug Price Regulation

September 22,2022 The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) includes the most dramatic change to U.S. drug price regulation in history. The new law allows the federal government to “negotiate” the price of many drugs dispensed to Medicare beneficiaries, imposes penalties on drug manufacturers for increasing prices faster than inflation, and redesigns the Medicare Part […]

Understanding the 340B Program: A Guide to the Newest Developments

November 9, 2022 Perspectives on Life Sciences Webinar Series: Explore Key Life Sciences Issues at the Intersection of Law, Policy & Business Strategy

Navigating the Virtual Care Explosion: Mapping the Shifting Policy, Payment and Strategy Landscape

June 22, 2022 Manatt Health, NYU Law and NYU Wagner lead a panel of health care, business and government leaders—including Amanda Goltz, US Health Care Lead for Worldwide Public Sector Health Care Venture Capital and Startups, Amazon; Gerald Harmon, MD, president of the American Medical Association; and Micky Tripathi, PhD, National Coordinator for Health Information […]

Levers of Change: Remapping the Health Care Landscape

March 9, 2022 What levers of change can the Biden administration use to advance its vision of greater health equity, expanded access to coverage and care, and improved outcomes? What can we expect in 2022 and beyond as the administration pursues its goal of reshaping the health care landscape? In a new webinar from Manatt […]