506 Articles Matching "budget"

Senate committee eyes global budgets for rural providers

May 25, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Senate Finance Committee believes global budgets would bolster struggling rural healthcare...
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States face big costs, coverage losses from Medicaid work requirements

May 24, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The liberal Center on Budget and Policy Priorities said imposing so-called community engagement requirements, premiums and other conditions means states and the federal government will have to spend tens of millions to track compliance and...
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Financial Toll Of Cancer Weighs Heavily On Patients Who Have To Decide What Treatment They Can Afford

May 24, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
While cancer has always been expensive to treat, the recent landscape of sky-high drug prices and other rising health costs is straining budgets and leading to astronomical medical debt....
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10 outstanding social media tools for your nonprofit

May 23, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Juggling online accounts can be wearying and mind-numbing. Help is available, though, to help budget-minded communicators engage with the public and respond to their target...
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In Midst Of Enthusiasm Over Revamping Medicaid, CMS Draws The Line At Lifetime Limits

May 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
"We’ve made that pretty clear to states,” Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma said Tuesday. Meanwhile, a Virginia lawmaker accuses a committee of dragging its feet over the state's budget, which has been stymied by a debate over Medicaid expansion. And other Medicaid news comes out of Tennessee, Kansas, California and Florida....
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‘There Will Be A Budget’: A Top Virginia Republican Promises That Lawmakers Will Iron Out Medicaid Differences

May 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Virginia's budget has been held up by a fight over whether to expand the state's Medicaid program. Meanwhile, activists stage a "die-in" at the state's Capitol over the debate....
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CHIP rescission proposal: Much ado about nothing or a threat?

May 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The White House proposal to rescind $5 billion in authorized funds from the Children's Health Insurance Program is raising hackles in Washington as budget experts and children's health advocates disagree over the...
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'60 Minutes' Was Right About Huge Drug Prices, But Wrong About The Villain

May 12, 2018 , Forbes
Last Sunday, CBS’ “60 Minutes” covered a budget crisis in the small town of Rockford, Ill., sparked by an unexpected increase in health coverage for town employees. The problem: a surprise new bill for $500,000, the price for a year’s supply of one drug for two...
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Week Ahead: 340B will get attention from federal watchdogs

May 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Congress' so-called upper chamber will be busy this week. Senate hearings are set for 340B, opioids and the 2019...
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Stop letting your intranet budget get pushed to the wayside

May 09, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Learn what it takes to make a successful case for new intranet...
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March 12-16: Congress to Review Drug Price Controls in Budget

May 08, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
March 8—The Trump administration has begun to put specifics behind its standing priority to reduce the cost of prescription drugs, including in its budget, which will be reviewed by a congressional panel next week....
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18 ways to write better business copy

Apr 24, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
These writing tips will make your startup’s messaging stand out—even on a shoestring...
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10 free tools for creating infographics, images and more

Apr 21, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Looking for a way to increase online interaction and garner leads? Make your messages visual and stay under budget with these...
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FDA's 2019 budget request cites digital health; agency rolls out medical device initiative

Apr 20, 2018 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Digital health appears to be making its way onto the national stage. Yesterday, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb gave the field a shout-out in his remarks to the US House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development concerning the Fiscal Year 2019 budget request for the...
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Virginia House Sends Budget With Tightened Medicaid Work Requirements To Senate

Apr 19, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
It remains to be seen if the changes will be enough to appease the upper chamber, which blocked the budget during the regular session because it included Medicaid expansion plans for the state....
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These 7 charts show why teachers across America are fed up

Apr 14, 2018 , CNN Health
Tattered textbooks. Unheated classrooms. Slashed budgets. All amid growing concerns about safety in schools....
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Can Maryland Hospital Price-Setting Serve as a National Model?

Apr 12, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
April 10—Hospitals may have reasons to support a shift to a global budget model like the one used in Maryland, some healthcare policy leaders say....
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Even With New GOP Support, Virginia Lawmakers See Long Road Ahead To Medicaid Expansion

Apr 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The lawmakers are returning to work today to kick off a special session devoted to working out the budget. Earlier negotiations were derailed by a stalemate over what to do with the state's Medicaid program....
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Week ahead: A chance to reflect on long-term plans to address public health issues

Mar 31, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Public health experts this week will develop plans to create a more sustainable public health system and move beyond talk of budget...
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Major Risk To Cannabis Stocks On Verge Of Lifting

Mar 30, 2018 , Forbes
A major overhang to the cannabis industry is on the verge of lifting, as the new federal budget will extend protections for medical cannabis. After a big pullback, investors might want to explore the sector for possible investment...
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