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Allow Lifesaving Nonprofit Assistance throughout COVID-19  Help me understand this…according to a recent Families USA study, during the...
Health Reform Update Summary- Week of August 13, 2018

Health Reform Update Summary- Week of August 13, 2018

In the Health Reform Update for this week, the Trump Administration finalizes its expansion of short-term health plans that do not need to comply with Affordable Care Act (ACA) consumer protections despite warnings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) actuary

Health Reform Update Summary- Week of July 23, 2018

Health Reform Update Summary- Week of July 23, 2018

The House passes a package of legislation that would postpone or repeal two additional taxes under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), remove the ACA’s age limit on catastrophic plans, prevent the District of Columbia from creating an alternative to the ACA’s individual mandate, and expand the use of health savings accounts.

Health Reform Update Summary- Week of July 9, 2018

Health Reform Update Summary- Week of July 9, 2018

In the Health Reform Update for this week, insurers threaten to further hike premiums after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) unexpectedly suspends $10.4 billion in Affordable Care Act (ACA) risk adjustment payments due from 2017.

Health Reform Update Summary –  Week of June 25, 2018

Health Reform Update Summary – Week of June 25, 2018

In the Health Reform Update for this week, the Trump Administration finalizes rule allowing for association health plans that insurers warn could skew risk pools and spike premiums for coverage that remains compliant with the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Attorneys General in Massachusetts and New York will seek court action to block the new limited-benefit plans.

Policy Update: Weeks of June 12 and 19

In the Health Reform Update for the past two weeks, Senate leaders roll out their changes to the House-passed bill that would repeal and replace key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).  However, protests from conservative and moderate Republicans may impede...

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Policy Update: Weeks of May 29 and June 5

In the Health Reform Update for the past two weeks, Senate leaders eye a late June vote on their fast-tracked bill to repeal and replace key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), while pledging unprecedented secrecy regarding its contents. At least one major...

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Policy Update: Weeks of May 15 and 22

In the Health Reform Update for the past two weeks, the Trump Administration delays a critical decision on whether to terminate cost-sharing reductions under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), despite insurer requests for clarity on whether they will be available for the...

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Policy Update: Week of May 8

In the Health Reform Update for this week, House Republicans pass controversial legislation to repeal and replace key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), while the Senate prepares to draft their own counterpart.  The House bill would remove most of the ACA’s...

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Local Charity Battles Chronic Illness on a National Level

Located on the Southside near the Brandermill business park, close to 70 dedicated staff at a national non-profit organization called Patient Services, Inc. (PSI), work tirelessly to help individuals and families battling a chronic illness.  It is likely that you...

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News Alert: March 17

Unfavorable CBO score slows momentum for ACA repeal bill The House Budget Committee narrowly passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) yesterday despite increasing concerns from Republicans that the bill lacks the vote to clear either House or Senate. The cost...

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News Alert: March 8

Republicans fast-track ACA repeal despite deep divisions  Two House committees are marking-up legislation today that would repeal and replace key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), without public hearings or a cost estimate from the Congressional Budget...

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