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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health’ Health Care’s Back (In Court)

A federal district courtroom choose in Washington, D.C., has blocked work necessities for Medicaid recipients in Arkansas and Kentucky. Because the Arkansas program took impact in 2018, greater than 18,000 folks have misplaced well being protection as a result of they did not report their work hours to the state. …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ The Karma Of Cutting Medicare

Like these of his latest predecessors, President Donald Trump’s proposed finances for the fiscal 12 months that begins in October won’t be adopted by Congress. Nonetheless, a presidential finances plan is a vital indicator of the administration’s priorities. The Trump administration’s precedence for well being is for the federal authorities …

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Judge Vows To Rule On Medicaid Work Requirements By End Of March

The federal choose who shot down a Medicaid work requirement plan final June remained deeply skeptical Thursday of the Trump administration’s renewed technique to pressure enrollees to work. U.S. District Decide James Boasberg, who final yr blocked Kentucky’s work requirement, heard testimony on a revised federal approval. He additionally had …

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‘We’re Fighting For Our Lives’: Patients Protest Sky-High Insulin Prices

Angela Lautner knew her thirst was uncommon, even for somebody directing airplanes, outdoors within the Memphis summer season warmth. “We had coolers of Gatorade and water for folks to all the time have entry to,” Lautner recalled of her job as a floor companies agent. “However the quantity of thirst …

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