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Kamp: Coalition Will Continue to Fight for Free Flow of Information

Kamp: Coalition Will Continue to Fight for Free Flow of Information

Nov. 28, 2016 – Although President-elect Donald Trump was not who the Coalition for Healthcare Communication was preparing for in 2017, the organization will stay true to its mission of promoting and protecting the free flow of healthcare information under the Trump administration, according to Coalition Executive Director John Kamp, who spoke at the recent […]

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Coalition Meeting: Moving Forward in Washington, D.C.

Coalition Meeting: Moving Forward in Washington, D.C.

Nov 18, 2016 – Although many in the medical marketing industry were bracing for a post-election drug pricing battle with Hillary Clinton, instead they are taking a beat and preparing for the uncertainty of a new regime under President-elect Donald Trump, according to speakers at the Coalition for Healthcare Communication’s member meeting held Nov 15-16 […]

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Kamp: Moving forward after the election

Kamp: Moving forward after the election

Nov. 11, 2016 – Post-election report from Coalition for Healthcare Communication Executive Director John Kamp: The pollsters and pundits sure got it wrong. As they look back to correct their errors, the new reality of a Trump Administration and a Republican-controlled House and Senate provides some clues to the future of our industry. As our […]

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Purple Strategies’ Haynes to Keynote at CHC Member Meeting in D.C.

Purple Strategies’ Haynes to Keynote at CHC Member Meeting in D.C.

Sept. 29, 2016 — Bruce Haynes, founding partner and president of Purple Strategies, will give the keynote address at the Coalition for Healthcare Communication Member Meeting to be held in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 15-16. Haynes works with some of the world’s best-known brands in the areas of strategy and message development, research, advertising, media […]

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Prescription Drug Marketing Targeted by Hillary Clinton

Sept. 24, 2015 – Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton just announced that she would “demand a stop to excessive profiteering and marketing by denying tax breaks for direct-to-consumer [DTC] advertising and demanding that drug companies invest in R&D in exchange for taxpayer support,” according to a briefing released this week by her campaign. Under Clinton’s plan, […]

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New Tax Reform Legislation Includes Limit on Ad Tax Deductions

Feb. 27, 2014 – As expected, tax reform legislation introduced yesterday by Senate Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) includes a provision limiting the advertising cost deductions to 50 percent over the first year with an amortization of the remaining deductions over 10 years, with a loophole for the first million dollars of […]

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Coalition Focus for 2011

Coalition Focus for 2011

Although 2011 brings political party shifts in Congress and new challenges, the mission of the Coalition for Healthcare Communication (CHC) remains the same: To protect, for society and individual patients, the benefit of the free flow of healthcare information. This year the CHC will be focusing on four major issues: (1) tax treatment of marketing […]

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