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  1. 104 Billion Reasons to Confront Obamacare's Hidden SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Weekly Standard

    ... of a way to score Apollo as a "tax cut." As I have previously noted , when Obamacare is not dumping people into Medicaid, it functions by having the federal government send billions of dollars in direct payments to insurance companies. Taxpayers pay ...


  2. Davis: Removing Obamacare would increase competition, lower ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | 95Q

    ... the ACA needs to be replaced and repealed, Davis says, is because it will eventually put a squeeze on Illinois' Medicaid funding from the feds, negatively affecting the most vulnerable. "For the first few years the federal government picked up 100 ...


  3. GOP Rewrite of Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Newswise

    ... the Affordable Care Act. At 19 pages, it lacks specifics. But the ones there mainly impact private coverage and Medicaid, indicating the elderly and poor could pay more. Helen Levy is a research professor at the Institute for Social Research and ...


  4. In Focus BlogHouse GOP Replacement for Obamacare Takes ShapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    The policy brief outlines House GOP thinking on a universal, refundable, and portable tax credit, state-based high-risk pools, and how to repeal Medicaid expansion. But many specifics, including what it would cost a typical family, are unclear.


  5. Maternity Coverage Could Disappear In Trump's AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Refinery 29

    ... Press , Verma testified before the Senate Finance Committee on her nomination to lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and said that maternity care should be optional. Verma told the Senate Finance Committee that patients, not the ...


  6. Re: Bay Area Immigrants Turning Down Health Care, MediCal, For Fear of Trump's Immigration PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | East Bay Express

    ... even confirmed to the Express this week that she's heard Trump's order might force governments to turn over patient Medicaid data to Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Because of this, "some [patients] are trying to disenroll from MediCal, because ...


  7. Trump Administration Proposes Insurer-Friendly Rule Modifying Exchanges under the ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | JD Supra

    Less than three weeks after our last article involving healthcare under the Trump Administration, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Department of Health and Human Services has released its first proposed rule . The goal of the Proposed Rule appears to be to lessen the burden on insurers while the administration develops a full replacement for the Affordable Care Act .


  8. Republicans say Obamacare is already in a 'death spiral' - but one chart shows it's notRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Silicon Alley Insider

    One of the most Republican arguments during a multi-year blitz against the Affordable Care Act has been that the exchanges set up by the law - on which people who do not get insurance through an employer or Medicare/Medicaid can get coverage - are in the midst of a potential "death spiral." The idea is reasonably simple.


  9. The Affordable Care Act Is Invaluable to Children's Health CareRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | US News & World Report

    ... in an inpatient psychiatric facility as they wait to be placed in a proper facility that accepts uninsured or Medicaid patients. We must not force families to compromise on the level of care their children receive. Insurance coverage does not only ...


  10. We Won't Make America Great Until We Trump Addiction And Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Switched

    ... for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) at HHS previously estimated that, if additional states choose to expand Medicaid, almost 30% of those who could gain coverage have a substance use or mental health disorder. ASPE also recently estimated that mental ...


  11. Compare Key Elements of ACA Repeal and Replace Proposals with New Interactive ToolRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... policy, including individual insurance market rules, requirements and provisions for employers, benefit design, Medicaid, and Medicare.


  12. National Perinatal Information Center/Quality Analytic Services Announces New Board MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PR Log

    ... Education in the Educational Psychology Department at the University of South Carolina. As head of the Division of Medicaid Policy Research (MPR),at the Institute, Dr. Lopez-De Fede currently directs interdisciplinary research dedicated to exploring ...


  13. The Future of the Affordable Care Act Week 6: Focus on the Individual Health Insurance MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 |

    ... of the U.S. population is covered by employer-sponsored-insurance (ESI). Another 35% are covered by Medicare and Medicaid. The remainder of the population - about 15% - is either uninsured or covered in the individual market. Some of the uninsured ...


  14. New Mexico reconsiders subsidies to high-risk insurance poolRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Washington Times

    ... state stands to save tens of millions of dollars as lawmakers struggle to fill a budget shortfall and offset rising Medicaid expenses. Human Services Secretary Brent Earnest says the savings can help the agency avoid troublesome cost containment ...


  15. FDAnews Announces - How to Integrate FDA Device Approval and Reimbursement Webinar, Feb. 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | PRWeb

    ... from government and private commercial health payment programs, especially Medicare/Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Webinar Details: How to Integrate FDA Device Approval and Reimbursement **An FDAnews Webinar** Feb. 22, 2017 - 1:30 p.m. ...


  16. Could your Fitbit data be used to deny you health insurance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... patients' health care. This development would have enormous consequences. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, as many as half of all Americans have some sort of condition that could be used to exclude them from coverage, ...


  17. Thoughts On The Repeal Of The Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Switched

    There is much we do not know -- and won't know for months- - about what comes next now that Congress has taken initial steps toward the apparent repeal of the Affordable Care Act . What we do know is that the ACA has improved the lives of millions of Americans, and its repeal -- along with proposals to block grant Medicaid - will affect vulnerable Americans from all age groups and populations.


  18. GOP leaders unveil new health law outline, divisions remainRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Commercial Dispatch

    Top House Republicans unveiled a rough sketch of a massive health care overhaul to rank-and-file lawmakers Thursday, but a lack of detail, cost estimates and GOP unity left unresolved the problem that's plagued them for years: What's the party's plan and can Congress pass it? At a closed-door meeting in the Capitol basement, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and other party leaders described a broad vision for voiding much of President Barack Obama's 2010 statute and replacing it with conservative policies. It features a revamped Medicaid program for the poor, tax breaks to help people pay doctors' bills and federally subsidized state pools to assist those with costly medical conditions in buying insurance.


  19. Five GOP Health Care Buzz Phrases You Need to Inoculate Yourself AgainstRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Common Dreams

    ... the health care programs that families across the United States have come to count on - not only the ACA but also Medicaid and Medicare, which have provided coverage since 1965. To accomplish this plan, the right wing is burying their true goals ...


  20. Why Paul Ryan Wants to Destroy the ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... as the A.C.A. is known, extended health coverage to 20 million Americans through two main mechanisms. It expanded Medicaid coverage to Americans below or just above the poverty line in states that participated, and it offered income-based tax ...