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KHN’s ‘What The Health’: Who Will Pay To Fix Problem Of Surprise Medical Bills?

Can’t see the audio participant? Click on right here to hear on SoundCloud. Congress is lastly getting right down to actual work on laws to finish “shock” medical payments, which sufferers get in the event that they inadvertently obtain care from an out-of-network well being suppliers or use one in an …

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Robin Hood To Rescue Of Rural Hospitals? New Math Promised On Medicare Payments

As rural hospital closures roil the nation, some states are banking on a Trump administration proposal to alter the best way hospital funds are calculated to rescue them. The purpose of the proposal, unveiled by Facilities for Medicare & Medicaid Providers Administrator Seema Verma final month, is to bump up …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ States Race To Reverse ‘Roe’

Can’t see the audio participant? Click on right here to pay attention on SoundCloud. Alabama is the newest in a rising listing of states passing bans on abortion in an try and get the Supreme Court docket to weaken or overturn Roe v. Wade, the 1973 ruling that legalized abortion …

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With Hospitalization Losing Favor, Judges Order Outpatient Mental Health Treatment

When psychological sickness hijacks Margaret Rodgers’ thoughts, she acts out. Rodgers, 35, lives with despair and bipolar dysfunction. When left unchecked, the circumstances drive the Alabama lady to extreme spending, crying and mania. Final autumn, Rodgers felt her thoughts unraveling. Dwelling in Birmingham, she was uninsured, unable to afford therapy …

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