Policy and Legislation

Person in medical jacket on an office phone with a screen on the desk
Mar 24 | Jeff Lagasse
The organization says seniors, during the pandemic, increasingly relied on telehealth to safely access…
Doctors at the bedside of a COVID-19 patient.
Mar 23 | Mallory Hackett
New analysis shows that as many as half of U.S. hospitals will have negative operating margins…
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Mar 23 | Jeff Lagasse
The letter emphasizes the importance of the transition to value and decries policies that hamper that transition.
Capitol Building at sunset
Mar 19 | Mallory Hackett
The bill now moves to the Senate, where it needs 60 votes to pass before the current moratorium ends on March 31.
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Mar 19 | Jeff Lagasse
The proposal establishes a system for rating applications and equitable funding distribution.
The U.S. Capitol (Photo by Joe Daniel Price/Getty Images)
Mar 18 | Jeff Lagasse
Two Democratic senators say the COVID-19 pandemic highlights the need for national healthcare coverage.
Senate today confirmed California AG Xavier Becerra as HHS secretary.(Photo courtesy Build Back Better)
Mar 18 | Susan Morse
The healthcare industry cites his past support for the Affordable Care Act, his stance to lower drug…
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Mar 18 | Kat Jercich
Up until this point, Amazon Care's app-based services have only been available to the company's employees in Washington…
Electronic road sign: COVID-19 testing
Mar 17 | Susan Morse
HHS Office of Inspector General has issued a fraud alert over COVID-19 scams.
Handcuffed hands in a suit
Mar 16 | Jeff Lagasse
Fraudulent activity was on the rise in 2020, but recoveries lagged during the public health…