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Drug prices going up despite Trump promise

Drug prices going up despite Trump promise

By Associated Press  |  September 25, 2018

An analysis of brand-name prescription drug prices shows it's been business as usual for drugmakers, with far more price hikes than cuts. The number of increases slowed somewhat and were not quite as steep as in past years.

Four cities sue Trump administration over ACA rollback

Four cities sue Trump administration over ACA rollback

By Susannah Luthi  |  August 02, 2018

Baltimore, Chicago, Columbus and Cincinnati sued the Trump administration over its regulatory dismantling of the Affordable Care Act, claiming that federal actions are already overtaxing their health departments.

The Roundup: The 10 most popular healthcare stories from last week

The Roundup: The 10 most popular healthcare stories from last week

By Modern Healthcare  |  July 09, 2018

Last week's most popular healthcare stories were packed with policy news. The CMS worked through the Fourth of July week, making changes to several payment programs. Meanwhile, other providers are amping up the push for value-based care, and the Trump administration slashed another ACA program.

Editorial: An epidemic of abuse in the Trump administration

Editorial: An epidemic of abuse in the Trump administration

By Merrill Goozner  |  June 21, 2018

President Donald Trump can change his policy of separating children from their undocumented migrant families, but he can never undo the damage already inflicted on thousands of innocent children.

U.S. clings to health coverage gains despite political drama

U.S. clings to health coverage gains despite political drama

By Associated Press  |  May 22, 2018

The U.S. clung to its health insurance gains last year, an unexpected outcome after President Donald Trump's repeated attempts to dismantle the Obama-era coverage expansion, according to a major government survey released Tuesday.

Trump wants foreign countries to pay more for U.S. drugs

Trump wants foreign countries to pay more for U.S. drugs

By Modern Healthcare  |  May 10, 2018

President Donald Trump on Friday is expected to suggest using trade negotiations to convince foreign countries to increase what they pay for prescription drugs made in the U.S., according to sources.

Trump could ban Title X funding for Planned Parenthood

Trump could ban Title X funding for Planned Parenthood

By Susannah Luthi  |  April 26, 2018

President Donald Trump is planning an executive order to ban Planned Parenthood from the Title X family planning grant program, according to a White House aide. The consequences could be far-reaching for other safety-net clinics.

Trump plans to oust Shulkin as VA secretary

Trump plans to oust Shulkin as VA secretary

By Associated Press  |  March 26, 2018

President Donald Trump is planning to oust embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin amid an extraordinary rebellion at the agency and damaging government investigations into his alleged spending abuses.

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