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House Democrats target DOJ decision not to defend Obamacare

Nov 20, 2018 , Reuters
Democrats will scrutinize the Trump administration's decision not to defend Obamacare in federal court, when Democrats take control of the U.S. House of Representatives next year, a leading Democrat said on Monday....
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Pfizer to raise U.S. drug prices in January after previously backing down

Nov 17, 2018 , Reuters
Pfizer Inc said on Friday that it plans to hike U.S. prices on 41 of its medicines in January, after walking back its previous planned price increases this summer under pressure from President Donald Trump....
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Pfizer to raise prices on 41 prescription drugs next year despite pressure from Trump

Nov 17, 2018 , CNBC Health
Pfizer deferred planned drug price increases this summer after President Donald Trump criticized the drug giant on...
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Large-Scale M&A Faces Capitol Commotion After U.S. Elections

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
Big deals that may have once cleared U.S. regulatory reviews face a murkier future with a Democratic House majority and the Trump administration’s skeptical posture toward...
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Coronary calcium screening better predicts heart disease risk, research finds

Nov 13, 2018 , CNN Health
Last year, President Donald Trump's doctors screened him for heart disease using a test unfamiliar to many Americans. Now, research shows that that test, either alone or combined with other evaluation methods, is better at predicting whether a symptomatic patient required heart surgery than the standard evaluation....
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Early association health plans defy fears, offer comprehensive benefits

Nov 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The early association health plans being formed under a Trump administration rule finalized in June claim to comply with Affordable Care Act rules, yet still deliver lower premiums than comparable ACA exchange...
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Birth Control Coverage Opt-Out Finalized by Trump Administration

Nov 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Birth Control Coverage Opt-Out Finalized by Trump AdministrationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/8/2018 12:00:00...
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Azar says new mandatory oncology pay model is coming

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
HHS Secretary Alex Azar said the Trump administration is reversing course on voluntary payment models and said more mandatory ones are in the works, including one for cancer...
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Expert: Pressure To Lower Drug Prices May Lead To Recalls, Particularly Of Generics

Nov 09, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The pressure being placed on drug companies to reduce prices as a result of President Donald Trump’s recent proposals, likely will intensify with the Democrats’ taking control of the House of Representatives in the mid-term elections. Research by George Ball, assistant professor of operations and d......
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California’s Top Lawyer Sees Election Win As Mandate To Sustain Trump Resistance

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Attorney General Xavier Becerra views his resounding Election Day win as a “clear signal” from voters to continue his work defending the Affordable Care Act and pushing back against the Trump...
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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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Drugmakers Lobby Trump Administration To Halt Discounts For Seniors

Nov 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
News outlets report on stories related to pharmaceutical...
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The Democrats Won On Health Care. What Will They Do Now?

Nov 08, 2018 , Forbes
With large Democratic wins, control of the House and a pickup of seven Governorships, the people have spoken. Health care is a mess and they want it fixed. With President Trump and the Republican controlled Senate, what can the Democrats do to move the needle on fixing our health care...
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Obamacare plans need to bill separately for 'abortion' surcharge, CMS proposes

Nov 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Trump administration re-opened an abortion question from the days of Obamacare's passage, proposing that individual market insurers isolate the add-on premium for plans that cover abortion and bill enrollees separately for the...
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Trump administration weakens Obamacare birth control coverage mandate

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
The Trump administration issued two final rules on Wednesday providing employers more flexibility with exemptions to deny women insurance coverage for birth control....
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Fla. Authorities Shut Down ‘Deceptive’ Health Plan

Nov 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The health insurer allegedly used aggressive tactics to sell sham plans -- one of which was named TrumpCare -- that skirt the requirements of the Affordable Care Act, leaving people around the country with skimpier coverage than they expected and liable for unpaid medical bills. And, as Obamacare open enrollment continues, news outlets offer tips for finding the right coverage and news about new...
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FTC gets 'Trumpcare' health plan shut down

Nov 07, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A federal judge temporarily shut down a South Florida-based operation called Simple Health Plans that allegedly collected more than $100 million from tens of thousands of consumers for plans dubbed Trumpcare and...
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Despite rhetoric, illness threat from migrants is minimal, experts say

Nov 03, 2018 , CNN Health
The Trump administration is painting the group of migrants from Central America as a threat to national security and some conservative commentators now claim that the immigrants are a threat to American's health, but in reality experts say the people whose health is most at risk are the migrants themselves, but the risk is temporary....
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Nov. 5-9: Azar to Discuss Primary Care Amid Expectations of New Models

Nov 03, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Nov. 1—Primary care will draw the attention of the Trump administration next week, amid the expectation that upcoming payment models will focus on that segment....
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Trump Plans to Lower Medicare Part D Prices, Not Just Part B

Nov 02, 2018 , RxList
The Trump administration is preparing to unveil a proposal for lower prices for the Medicare Part D pharmacy benefit. This would follow last week's release of an outline for a test of a new Medicare Part B approach to paying for drugs administered by...
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