UnitedHealth Group Announces New Leadership Roles
UnitedHealth Group | Aug 16, 2017 | Federal
Last week, CMS released a proposed rule outlining reductions in the federal Medicaid dollars allocated to each state to fund their Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) programs beginning in FY 2018. In anticipation of lower uninsured rates and lower levels of hospital uncompensated care, the ACA set forth aggregate reductions
Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono addressed the Senate floor last night during the vote on "skinny repeal" in an emotional speech about her childhood in rural Japan, where her sister died of pneumonia, coming to America, and being diagnosed with stage IV kidney cancer. Her speech is shorter than Senator John
Today the United States Senate will vote on legislation that would revive the same disastrous health care reform experiment that failed in Washington state 20 years ago. In the 1990s state lawmakers repealed key policies that underpinned the state’s health insurance market, like a mandate to buy health insurance. Insurance
It’s inconceivable that any of our nation’s leaders think our health care system will be improved by ripping away health care from 22 million Americans and vastly increasing the costs for millions more. President Trump promised Americans he would improve our health care system. He promised he would not cut
Governor Bill Walker today reacted to the U.S. Senate’s approval of a Motion to Proceed to debate on repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA): As I have said before, I will not support any healthcare bill that hurts Alaskans or their access to care. Alaskans deserve a fair and transparent
Congressional Democrats announced an economic agenda today called "A Better Deal." The one-pager handed out to the media included this summary statement. "We believe the best way to grow the economy is to grow and strengthen the middle class, instead going back to the failed trickle-down economics of the past."