Medicare & Medicaid

John Molina steps down from Board of Directors
Feb 27 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Both Molina brothers had retained positions on the system's board of directors following a management shakeup last year.
Feb 26 | Jeff Lagasse
The results of new research conducted by Avalere Health counter the argument that 340B drug pricing would bring…
Updated HHS budget cuts $11.5 billion from risk corridors payments
Feb 23 | Susan Morse
Insurers have sued over the lack of payments that were part of Affordable Care Act measures to make up for any losses in the…
hospitals: Beware payer growth strategies
Feb 23 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospitals could be staring down bigger competition, declining volume and shrinking margins as…
Lay-health workers can slash readmissions
Feb 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Readmissions cost the healthcare system an estimated $17 billion annually and the majority are avoidable.
Virginia debates Medicaid expansion
Feb 19 | Susan Morse
If approved, the state would extend Medicaid benefits under the Affordable Care Act, while enacting the Trump Administration's…
Healthcare groups ask HHS Secretary to withdraw Medicaid work requirement
Feb 19 | Susan Morse
The policy would hinder healthcare access provided by Medicaid to those struggling with substance use and…
Feb 19 | Jeff Lagasse
Expanding third-party coverage leads to people doing more things that are intrinsically goods for their health,…
Medicare changes benefit New Mexico hospitals
Feb 16 | Jeff Lagasse
The study contradicts assertions by some hospitals that the new payment system and changes to the 340B drug discount…
Feb 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Researchers pinpointed success with comprehensive asthma education conducted by dedicated educators as part of a…