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What's at risk for Alaska health care under Dunleavy's Medicaid budget proposal

Emily Boerger | Mar 14, 2019 | Alaska

In a recent House State Affairs Committee meeting, Becky Hultberg, President & CEO of the Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Association (ASHNHA), testified on the implications of Gov. Dunleavy’s proposed Medicaid cuts on hospitals in Alaska. Among the potential impacts, Hultberg specifically testified on the rise in uncompensated care and...[ Read More ]

Beware of Hysteria Over New Health-Insurance Rates

Erin Thurston | May 7, 2013

Bloomberg published the following op-ed from Topher Spiro, vice president for health policy at the Center for American Progress: Last month, Maryland made public the premiums that health insurers want to charge next year under the Affordable Care Act, one of the first states to do so. Premiums for non-employer...[ Read More ]