Affordable Care Act

Seema Verma gives update on CMS plans to reduce drug prices
May 15 | Susan Morse
Medicaid waivers will not include lifetime limits, says CMS Administrator Seema Verma.
Affordable Care Act marketplace website
May 15 | Susan Morse
New research suggests members shifting out of Affordable Care Act marketplaces would drive ACA…
NYC Health + Hospitals Bellevue building sign
May 14 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Mitchell Katz vows to eliminate the budget gap with a culture shift to focus on billing, add…
May 10 | Susan Morse
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar's proposal would cut funding to the CDC and NIH, focus on opioid epidemic…
NH is 4th state approved for Medicaid expansion work requirement
May 08 | Susan Morse
Kentucky Indiana and Arkansas have also received ACA waivers for work requirements under policies…
Virginia ACA rates give glimpse of premium rates for 2019
May 07 | Susan Morse
Faced with the lack of the individual mandate, insurers are narrowing networks, raising deductibles and out-of-pocket…
Ways ACA reduced health disparities
May 04 | Jeff Lagasse
Reductions in uninsured rates ranged from -14.3 percent in the Guamanian or Chamorro subgroup to -4.1 percent in the Japanese…
Medicaid expansion battles in Maine and Virginia
May 03 | Susan Morse
Both states are struggling over whether or not to broaden Medicaid programs to insure more citizens.
Affordable Care Act individual mandate
May 02 | Jeff Lagasse
Former HHS Secretary Tom Price's statements and new research from the Commonwealth Fund suggest that…
Tom Price says ending individual mandate drives up costs
May 01 | Susan Morse
The Congressional Budget Office has projected that repeal would increase premiums by 10 percent.