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Doctors To Trump: Suspending Insurer Payments Hurts Our Sickest Patients

Jul 16, 2018 , Forbes
A coalition of more than 500,000 U.S. physicians say the Trump administration’s move to suspend billions of dollars in payments to insurers hurts patients with “chronic health conditions and pre-existing...
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July 16-20: Congress to Examine Stark Law Modifications; Verma Pledges Changes

Jul 14, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
July 12—As Congress gears up to examine statutory changes to the Stark Law next week, the Trump administration is planning to implement changes on an administrative basis....
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ ACA Under Fire. Again.

Jul 13, 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, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News and Julie Appleby of Kaiser Health News discuss the health politics of the latest Supreme Court pick, as well as the Trump administration’s efforts to further undermine the Affordable Care Act. Plus, for extra credit, the panelists recommend their favorite health stories of the...
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CMS proposes change in the drug payment amount under Medicare Part B

Jul 13, 2018 , Reuters
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Thursday proposed a change in the payment amount for new drugs under its Part B program, amid the Trump administration's attempts to tackle escalating prices of drugs....
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Medicare May Soon Pay Doctors For Diagnosis Via Text Message

Jul 13, 2018 , Forbes
Medicare may soon pay physicians for evaluating patient illness and ailments via seniors' text messages and other digital means, the Trump administration announced...
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Bucking Trump, Health Insurers Expand Obamacare Footprints

Jul 13, 2018 , Forbes
Health insurers Bright Health, Centene, Oscar Health and Blue Cross plans are forging ahead with Obamacare expansions despite verbal and financial attacks from the Trump...
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House HHS appropriations panel tackles family separation policy with funding bill

Jul 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The House HHS appropriations committee passed amendments to its $177 billion health funding bill to soften and chip away at the Trump administration's rescinded family separation policy and the continued...
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Heart disease is becoming a big red-state problem

Jul 12, 2018 , CNBC Health
Heart disease has been declining all over the U.S. for decades, but nine states saw a recent big jump in their relative rank for this disease burden. They have something else in common: All nine voted for...
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Democrats refocus fight against Trump's Supreme Court nominee on healthcare

Jul 12, 2018 , Reuters
Democrats on Wednesday were reorienting their uphill push to block U.S. Senate confirmation of President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, moving healthcare to the center of their strategy and putting less emphasis on abortion rights....
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Trump says drugmaker Pfizer 'rolling back price hikes'

Jul 12, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Pfizer said it has agreed to "defer the company's price increases" to give President Donald Trump time to work on his drug pricing...
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Why Some People Get Dizzy When Hearing Certain Sounds

Jul 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
For some people, certain sounds like a trumpet blowing a particular tone can make them dizzy, and it's not because they're giddy from a Wynton Marsalis melody. It has been estimated that 1 in 100 people around the world have a congenital inner ear condition known as semicircular canal dehiscence, a......
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Listen: A Sudden Freeze On ACA Payouts And What It Means For You

Jul 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The Trump administration suspended a program over the weekend that helps stabilize the health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act, prompting some insurance companies to warn of higher premiums. KHN's Julie Rovner and Chad Terhune explain the uncertain health care landscape in the U.S....
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Trump told Pfizer CEO price hikes hurt his drug plan: source

Jul 12, 2018 , Reuters
U.S. President Donald Trump called Pfizer Chief Executive Ian Read on Tuesday to say the company's July 1 price hikes had complicated the administration's drug pricing plans, prompting the company to defer its planned increases, according to a source familiar with the matter....
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Parsing Policy: Just More Political Fury About Alleged Health Law Sabotage; More Americans Will Be Priced Out Of Health Care

Jul 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views about the Trump administration's changes to the health...
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Trump Administration Resumes Approving Young Doctor Visas

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
The Trump administration has resumed issuing visas to allow international medical graduates into U.S. residency programs after a delay – and some denials – of allowing these doctors-in-training into the...
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Trump's Medicaid Work Rules Were Adding To Costs Even Before A Judge Blocked Them

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
The Trump administration’s effort to require Medicaid patients to work has already been adding to costs from a new layer of administrative bureaucracy that began even before a federal judge ruled against...
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Trump administration cuts grants to help people get Obamacare

Jul 11, 2018 , Reuters
The Trump administration is cutting most of the funds previously provided to groups that help people get health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and will push them to promote plans lacking the law's benefits and protections, a government agency said on Tuesday....
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Azar Promises Drugmaker Penalty Rule Coming

Jul 11, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
July 9—A five-times-delayed rule that would stiffen drugmaker penalties—among other provisions—will be implemented, the Trump administration’s healthcare policy leader told providers on Monday....
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Pfizer says it will postpone price increases after discussions with Trump

Jul 11, 2018 , CNBC Health
Pfizer announced on Tuesday it would postpone drug price hikes after an "extensive" conversation between the company's CEO and President Donald...
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Dairy Industry Trumps Infant Health With U.S. Rejection Of Breastfeeding Resolution

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
The administration's refusal to support restrictions on formula marketing shows its willingness to prioritize industry economic interests over the health and wellbeing of...
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