That number would jump to a total of 51 million uninsured by 2026, according to the Congressional Budget Office's analysis of the House's version of the Affordable Care Act repeal-and-replace bill.
The end of Medicaid as an entitlement program is coming, providers and political observers say. Now the question is how much will the federal government seek to reduce its spending on the insurance program that covers 70 million people—and how much will senators listen to providers who say...
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Cleveland Clinic plans to bring Dover-based Union Hospital into the system, in a move that stretches its Northeast Ohio geographical footprint farther south.
AHIP President Marilyn Tavenner reiterated health insurers' need for certainty on the future of the individual market as they determine their 2018 rates. The federal deadline to submit those rates is less than a month away.
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin touted new efforts Wednesday to expand urgent mental health care to thousands of former service members with less-than-honorable discharges, even while acknowledging his department isn't seeking additional money to pay for it.
The American Health Care Act would slash federal revenue by $662.6 billion from 2017 through 2026, according to Congress' nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation.
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has suggested that limiting painkiller prescriptions could be a key tool to battle the opioid addiction crisis gripping the nation. Addiction experts say doctors should have the final say on when and how long the drugs are used.
For today's tech-savvy consumers, patient-centric care begins before the patient steps foot in the doctor's office, hospital or clinic. It starts with the prospective patient trawling the web for provider reviews and ratings.
Public health officials caution that President Donald Trump's most recent budget proposal would leave the nation vulnerable to disease outbreaks or unable to adequately respond to emergencies for years.
Joe Moser, a key architect of Indiana's alternative Medicaid expansion program, has stepped down as the state's Medicaid director. Since his appointment in 2013, he oversaw the care of more than 1.5 million Medicaid and CHIP enrollees.
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