StrategyFlorida's New Hospital Industry Head Ran Medicaid in State and Fought Expansion
Mary Mayhew led Florida's Medicaid agency since 2019 and has been a vocal critic of the ACA's Medicaid expansion.
StrategyAMA Offers Conditional Support for Public Option Health Plan
AMA President Susan R. Bailey, MD, said the "guardrails" for the public option were adopted by the AMA's House of...
StrategyRed States' Case Against ACA Hinges on Whether They Were Actually Harmed by the Law
If the states cannot prove they have standing, the justices can toss their case without ruling on its merits.
StrategyCalifornia Stands to Lose Big if SCOTUS Cancels Obamacare
The state enthusiastically embraced Obamacare, and it gets more money than any other state under the law.
StrategyStakeholders Back ACA as SCOTUS Weighs Its Future
Payers and providers alike predict havoc and a public health crisis if the U.S. Supreme Court strikes down the Affordable...
StrategyCMS Unveils CHIP, Medicaid Final Rule
CMS Administrator Seema Verma says the rule strikes a balance between federal oversight and state flexibility.
StrategyWhat to Know as ACA Heads to Supreme Court — Again
The case, California v. Texas, is the result of a change to the health law made by Congress in 2017.
StrategyNo Winner for President Yet and Health Care Hangs in the Balance
At stake is whether the federal government will play a stronger role in financing and setting the ground rules for...
Strategy'Common Practice': State Medicaid Programs Require MCOs to Address SDOH
The Manatt Health survey found that care management is the most common approach while financing initiatives are the "most leading...
StrategyWith ACA Nullified, Uninsurance Rate Will Soar 70%
A Robert Wood Johnson study estimates that 21 million people would lose health insurance coverage if the U.S. Supreme Court...
StrategyCMS Approves Georgia's New Medicaid Section 1115 Demonstration
The "Pathways to Coverage" demonstration was borne out of the Health Adult Opportunity guidance released by CMS earlier this year.
StrategyRefuge in the Storm? ACA's Role as Safety Net Is Tested by COVID Recession
Even with the expanded safety net created by the ACA, by the end of summer a record number of people...