Cato Institute (Washington, DC).Entitlements & Health Care is one of 11 major areas of research. Research focuses on means to replace mandatory government health programs with voluntary market approaches, including Medical Savings Accounts.
Center for Reproductive Rights. The Center for Reproductive Rights is a global legal organization dedicated to advancing women’s reproductive health, self-determination and dignity as basic human rights. We are the only global legal advocacy organization dedicated to reproductive rights, with expertise in both U.S. constitutional and international human rights law. Our groundbreaking cases before national courts, United Nations committees, and regional human rights bodies have expanded access to reproductive healthcare, including birth control, safe abortion, prenatal and obstetric care, and unbiased information. We influence the law outside the courtroom as well, documenting abuses, working with policymakers to promote progressive measures, and fostering legal scholarship and teaching on reproductive health and human rights.
Center for Studying Health System Change (Washington, DC).Conducts Health Tracking, an on-going study monitoring health system change in 15 communities across the country. Also has done research on a) access to care; b) access to specialists; c) satisfaction and quality; and d) access to mental health services.
The Hastings Center.Conducts research on ethical issues related to dying, termination of treatment, chronic illness, artificial reproduction, genetic screening, rehabilitation and justice in health care delivery.
Knowledge Networks. KN delivers quality and service to guide leaders in academia, government, and business – uniquely bringing scientifically valid research to the online space through its probability-based, online KnowledgePanel®. The company delivers unique study design, science, analysis, and panel maintenance, along with a commitment to close collaboration at every stage of the research process. Knowledge Networks leverages its expertise in health care, public policy, brands, media, and advertising to provide insights that speak directly to clients’ most important concerns and research questions.
Milliman and Robertson.Actuarial and consulting firm for business and government, including health status improvement and management, health cost tracking and health insurance.
Minnesota Health Data Institute.Public-private partnership created by Minnesota state legislature in 1993 to a) develop and implement standard health care measurements of performance; b) develop policy regarding data privacy and disclosure, including development of Electronic Data Interchange standards.