Policy and Legislation

Aug 23 | Susan Morse
The Centene subsidiary, Aetna and three other MCOs were paid $7.6 billion by Medicaid to cover more than 1.7 million…
Aug 23 | Susan Morse
Following adoption of the legislation, the number of physicians in provider networks increased by 16%.
Aug 22 | Susan Morse
Current regulations are so complex that some providers opt not to serve substance use disorder…
Aug 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Preemptive kidney transplants covered by Medicaid have shown much greater increases in expansion states.
Aug 15 | Jeff Lagasse
The primary reason for noncompliance was that most providers don't send records electronically even when so…
Aug 15 | Susan Morse
Numerous states reported requested rate decreases and only three have double-digit increases.
Aug 14 | Susan Morse
Part D plan sponsors mainly used five PBMs in 2016: CVS Caremark, OptumRx, Express Scripts,…
Jul 31 | Susan Morse
Manufacturers have wanted to offer lower cost versions but were locked into contracts with other parties…
Democratic candidates take the stage during first debate in June.
Jul 31 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Expanding coverage, lowering healthcare costs, central to Democratic agenda.
DETROIT, MICHIGAN - JULY 29: The Fox Theater and surrounding downtown area is prepared for the Democratic Presidential Debate hosted by CNN on July 29, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. The debate, which will take place on July 30 and 31, will feature the top 20 Democratic candidates. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Jul 30 | Jonah Comstock
Tonight, 10 out of 20 Democratic primary contenders will take the stage at ...