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76 Articles Matching "midterm"

Q&A: Kaiser Family Foundation's Drew Altman on the midterms

Nov 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation President and CEO Drew Altman dissects the outcomes of last week's midterm elections, including votes to expand Medicaid...
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Five Ways the Midterms Changed Healthcare

Nov 11, 2018 , RxList
Tuesday's midterm elections resulted in changes in leadership and passage or denial of ballot initiatives that have implications for healthcare...
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Five Ways the Midterms Changed Healthcare

Nov 11, 2018 , eMedicine Health
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Warren Buffett-owned DaVita plunges 9% after soaring on midterm elections

Nov 09, 2018 , CNBC Health
DaVita was set to give back gains at Wall Street's open Thursday after the dialysis provider reported third-quarter earnings and revenue that missed analysts'...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Split Decision On Health Care

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times, Rebecca Adams of CQ Roll Call and Joanne Kenen of Politico discuss the Trump administration’s new birth control coverage rules and the potential impact of the midterm election results on health...
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Nevada Votes No To The Tampon Tax And Yes To The Menstrual Equity Movement

Nov 09, 2018 , Forbes
At the midterm elections, Nevada became the 10th state to eliminate the “tampon tax”. Proponents of its elimination argue that feminine hygiene products are a basic need, and the tax represents a financial imposition on underserved communities and...
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Providers poised to pounce on midterm results for pharma beatdown

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Providers can breathe a sigh of relief as a split House and Senate likely means that most of the sweeping healthcare policy changes are off the table until 2020. Plus, they may join forces with lawmakers on a common enemy:...
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Different Takes: Democrats Can Finally Focus On Health Care Reforms; It’s Time For Other States To Expand Medicaid

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on the impact the midterm elections will have on the health...
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Health care topped the economy as the biggest issue for voters now, here's why

Nov 08, 2018 , CNBC Health
Health care was the top issue for Americans voting in Tuesday's midterm...
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The environmental ballot measures that midterm voters backed or rejected

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
Among the more than 150 statewide measures on ballots in Tuesday's midterm election were several related to climate change and the environment....
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Different Takes: GOP Incoherence On Health Law Cost Them In Midterms; Time To Shore Up The ACA

Nov 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on the health law's role in the midterm elections and other health care...
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Midterm elections buoy healthcare stocks

Nov 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Insurer and hospital stocks are trading higher in the wake of the midterm elections, in which Democrats won the majority of seats in the House of Representatives and several states passed ballot initiatives to expand...
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Tilray CEO: People want the 'Berlin Wall of cannabis prohibition' in the US to topple over

Nov 08, 2018 , CNBC Health
The midterm election results are a win for the marijuana industry, according to the CEO of a prominent cannabis...
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Health concerns drive voters to back Medicaid, weed and trans rights

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
Voters in 37 states had more than candidates to choose Tuesday. There were more than 150 statewide measures on ballots this midterm election and several involved health-related issues ranging from the taxes on feminine hygiene products to Medicaid expansion, to abortion access, and legalizing the recreational and medicinal use of marijuana. Based on the preliminary vote results, here's what some voters went for and what they rejected....
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Dialysis giant DaVita stands to lose $400 million a year in California midterms

Nov 07, 2018 , CNBC Health
DaVita has shelled out $66.6 million of the more than $110 million spent by the industry lobbying against Proposition 8, which if passed Tuesday, would cap the amount of money dialysis providers in the state can earn on certain...
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It’s Almost Time To Vote … Experts Opine About How It’s All Played Out, What Could Happen Next

Nov 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Polls will open for the midterm elections in less than 24 hours. Already there's an effort to look at how the health care debate has unfolded -- fact-checking statements, measuring what people understand about catch phrases such as Medicare-for-all, handicapping what might happen to Obamacare if the GOP retains control of the House and Senate, and predicting how the health care sector might come out in the end....
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Different Takes: Instead Of Focusing On The Caravan, Worry About Losing Health Law Protections; Remember The Progress The GOP Brings To Health Care

Nov 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on how health care will be impacted by the midterm...
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Your health is on the ballot in the midterm election

Nov 06, 2018 , CNN Health
Voters in 37 states will have more than candidates to choose in Tuesday's election. There are 158 statewide measures on ballots this midterm election, and several involve health-related issues such as Medicaid expansion, marijuana, abortion, grocery taxes and charges related to drug use and possession....
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Medicaid Expansion Has Momentum Ahead Of Tuesday's Midterm Elections

Nov 05, 2018 , Forbes
Ballot initiatives to expand Medicaid in Republican-leaning Idaho, Nebraska and Utah have momentum heading into Tuesday’s midterm...
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Longer Looks: Midterm Cram, Tuberculosis’ Influence On Modernist Architecture And The Tampon Tax

Nov 02, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN's Shefali Luthra finds interesting reads from around the...
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