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Reimbursement rates from commercial insurers to mental healthcare providers may hinder patient access to such care, according to a new study.
In a comprehensive report detailing options for reducing the deficit, CBO scored several healthcare reform options.
Medicare Advantage enrollment is expected to increase from 34% of the Medicare population in 2018 to 42% in 2028.
The Congressional Budget Office released an estimate of a measure aimed at delay or repeal of certain parts of Obamacare and more headlines.
Although elderly/disabled and dual-eligible beneficiaries cost the most to insure, most of Medicaid's spending on them is fee-for-service payments.
Following research by several government and private groups, AHIP says that premiums will jump by double digits next year.
A nonpartisan federal agency estimates that premiums in the exchange market will jump by double digits next year, mainly driven by GOP policy.
Consumers are in for a rude awakening next year as some will likely be hit with double-digit premium increases while Congress points fingers.
A substantial number of providers plan to leave their ACO program if Medicare doesn't allow them to remain in non-risk-based tracks.
Donald Trump's original HHS secretary has apparently flipped his position on the ACA's individual mandate.