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Trump Administration Rule Would Undo Health Care Protections For LGBTQ Patients

A brand new Trump administration proposal would change the civil rights guidelines dictating whether or not suppliers should look after sufferers who’re transgender or have had an abortion. Supporters of the strategy say it protects the liberty of conscience, however opponents say it encourages discrimination. The sweeping proposal has implications …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Ask Us Anything!

This week, KHN’s “What the Well being?” panelists answered questions submitted by listeners. Among the many subjects coated have been why Medicare doesn’t cowl most dental care, tips on how to deal with excessive drug costs and what federal officers do with all that knowledge they gather from well being …

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Short-Term Health Insurance Plans Highly Profitable For Insurers And BrokersKaiser Health News

Certain, they’re cheaper for shoppers, however short-term well being insurance policies have one other aspect: They’re extremely worthwhile for insurers and supply hefty gross sales commissions. Pushed by rising premiums for Inexpensive Care Act plans, curiosity in short-term insurance coverage is rising, boosted by Trump administration actions to ease Obama-era …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ More On That Texas Lawsuit, And The Best And Worst Health Policy Stories Of The Year

Response remains to be coming in about final week’s federal court docket ruling that declared the Inexpensive Care Act unconstitutional. And practically remaining numbers for insurance coverage sign-ups at healthcare.gov had been surprisingly brisk regardless of the elimination of the well being legislation’s tax penalty for not having insurance coverage …

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Judge Who Invalidated Obamacare Has Been A ‘Go-To Judge’ For Republicans, Critics Say

This story is a part of a partnership that features KUT, NPR and Kaiser Well being Information. This story could be republished totally free (particulars). U.S. District Choose Reed O’Connor has a historical past of siding with Republicans on ideologically motivated lawsuits. His ruling final week, by which he sided with the GOP …

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Watch And Listen: Court Decision Rocks ACA

December 17, 2018 Julie Rovner, KHN’s chief Washington correspondent, was featured on NPR’s “Up First” podcast Monday morning to debate a federal choose’s ruling late Friday invalidating the Reasonably priced Care Act. She additionally joined NPR’s Michel Martin on Saturday on “All Issues Thought of” to speak in regards to …

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Judge Strikes Down ACA Putting Law In Legal Peril — Again

The way forward for the Inexpensive Care Act is threatened — once more — this time by a ruling Friday from a federal district courtroom choose in Texas. Choose Reed C. O’Connor struck down the regulation, siding with a bunch of 18 Republican state attorneys common and two GOP governors …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Insurance Enrollment Is Lagging — And There Are Lots Of Reasons Why

With lower than every week to go earlier than the deadline in most states, enrollment in medical health insurance for 2019 underneath the Inexpensive Care Act is lagging in contrast with the tempo of earlier years. That was anticipated, given final 12 months’s tax legislation eradicated the tax penalty for …

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Must-Reads Of The Week On Health Care

Your common Breeze correspondent, and its creator, Brianna Labuskes, is taking a break, however we didn’t need you to be with out some semblance of a report immediately of belongings you don’t need to miss in well being care. So I’ll do my greatest at filling in. Be form, and …

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Listen: Paying More For Your Health Insurance? Depends On Where You Live

https://californiahealthline.files.wordpress.com/2018/11/kalw_jordan1.mp3 Can’t see the audio player? Click here to download.  Open enrollment is underway in the sixth year of the Affordable Care Act’s insurance marketplaces, with some regions of the country experiencing unexpected drops in premiums and others weathering higher prices. In California, premiums for plans sold through the state’s …

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