Policy and Legislation

Oct 14, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
The groups said prohibiting training that promotes racial reconciliation is…
young man filling out medical paperwork
Oct 09, 2020 | Kat Jercich
In a virtual town hall Thursday, policy experts weighed in on pivotal healthcare issues in the upcoming…
Advanced loan repayment will now begin one year from the issuance date.
Oct 09, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
Repayment will now begin one year from the issuance date of each provider's or supplier's…
Empty hospital beds
Oct 08, 2020 | Susan Morse
Eligible providers will get payment of 2% of annual revenue from patient care plus an…
Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence debate Wednesday at the University of Utah. (Getty photo by Alex Wong)
Oct 08, 2020 | Susan Morse
President Trump says he will not participate in the next presidential debate on Thursday,…
Oct 07, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
New complexities will cost money to implement, which could hinder potential…
CMS Administrator Seema Verma announced compliance requirements Monday. (Getty Editorial Photo by Tasos Katopodis)
Oct 07, 2020 | Susan Morse
AHA objects to what it calls a "heavy handed approach" of a threat of nonparticipation in…
Photos of VP Pence and contender Harris
Oct 06, 2020 | Susan Morse
The undercurrent of the VP debate is the age and health of the two men vying for the presidency.
Voting stations at a polling place
Oct 02, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
More than twice as many clinicians said they prefer former Vice President Joe Biden's…
House Speaker Pelosi
Oct 02, 2020 | Jeff Lagasse
Passage in the Senate appears unlikely, with the GOP favoring a slimmer, $500 billion package.