StrategyHHS Nominee Becerra Testifies in Second Confirmation Hearing, Vote Awaits
Becerra testified in front of the Senate Finance Committee ahead of a likely confirmation vote.
Strategy5 Takeaways From HHS Nominee Becerra's First Senate Confirmation Hearing
Healthcare executives should ignore the political theater commonly associated with confirmation proceedings and instead focus on Becerra's forward-looking health policy...
StrategyWhy Biden Has a Chance to Cut Deals With Red State Holdouts on Medicaid
The opportunity emerges as the covid-19 pandemic saps state budgets and strains safety nets.
Covid-19The ACA Marketplace Is Open Again for Insurance Sign-Ups. Here's What You Need to Know.
The Biden administration is promising to spend $50 million on outreach and education to get the word out about the...
StrategyHealth Policy Valentines to Warm the Heart
Tweeters lit up KHN's timeline in recent days with valentine messages about topics ranging from covid-19 vaccines and mask-wearing to...
Clinical CareACA Special Enrollment Period Opens Feb. 15
CMS will also launch outreach efforts to encourage enrollment.
StrategyExtended ACA Enrollment Good News for Hospital Margins
Fitch Ratings sees financial good news for providers as the Biden administration moves to strengthen the Affordable Care Act.
Revenue CycleQ&A: Potential Changes Impacting Case Management
Anytime a new presidential administration moves in, experts try to anticipate what changes it may bring.
StrategyThe Government Donald Trump Left Behind
Trump ultimately fell short on many of his signature promises, but his administration?s successes in cutting taxes, rolling back regulations...
Covid-19Californians Want Covid-19 Controlled, Better Healthcare Access, Affordability
Nearly one in four Californians (23%) know someone who has died of COVID-19.
StrategyCMS 'Final Snapshot' Shows 8.3M Enrolled in Individual Market Plans
CMS says the numbers are roughly on par with individual marketplace enrollment in 2020.
StrategyEven With Senate Control, Democrats Will Need Buy-In From GOP on Key Health Priorities
The Democratic majority in the Senate is too small to eliminate the filibuster, meaning Democrats will not have enough votes...