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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ How Safe Are Your Supplements?

Julie Rovner Kaiser Well being Information @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Anna Edney Bloomberg @annaedney Read Anna's Stories Kimberly Leonard Washington Examiner @leonardkl Read Kimberly's Stories Alice Ollstein Politico @AliceOllstein Read Alice's Stories The federal authorities’s annual projections of well being spending for the subsequent decade recommend that it’ll go up …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ “Medicare-For-All” For Dummies

Republicans are nonetheless in command of the White Home and the Senate, however the “Medicare-for-all” debate is in full swing. Democrats of each stripe are pledging help for quite a few variations on the theme of increasing well being protection to all People. This week, KHN’s “What the Well being?” …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ A ‘Healthy’ State Of The Union

Well being coverage performed a surprisingly sturdy function in President Donald Trump’s 2019 State of the Union handle. The president laid out an bold set of well being targets in his speech Tuesday to Congress and the nation, together with reining in drug costs, ending the transmission of HIV within …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Live From D.C.: A Look Ahead At Health Policy In 2019

(From left) Tom Miller, Kimberly Leonard, Anna Edney, Joanne Kenen and Julie Rovner The 2020 presidential marketing campaign has begun and well being is a giant a part of it, with Democratic candidates pledging their help for “Medicare-for-all” and plenty of of its variations. In the meantime, Republicans and Democrats …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ ‘Medicare-For-All’? More? Some?

Democrats have formally launched their debate over “Medicare-for-all,” with plenty of concepts on easy methods to develop medical health insurance protection (and decrease prices) for People. Possibilities of any invoice turning into legislation within the subsequent two years are extraordinarily slim, with Republicans nonetheless answerable for the Senate and White …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Drug Prices Are Rising Again. Is Someone Going To Do Something About It?

Many drugmakers have introduced value will increase with the beginning of the brand new yr. The brand new Congress needs to do one thing about that. And though each Republicans and Democrats need to tackle the politically potent problem of drug costs, it’s unclear what they could be capable to …

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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ New Year, New Health Proposals

The brand new Democratic majority within the Home of Representatives took its first steps on well being care — voting to intervene within the enchantment of a Texas-led lawsuit that discovered the Inexpensive Care Act unconstitutional in December. And across the nation, Democratic governors and mayors unveiled new initiatives geared …

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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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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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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ What Just Happened To The ACA And What Happens Now? A Special Bonus Edition

Federal District Decide Reed O’Connor once more thrust the Reasonably priced Care Act into uncertainty together with his ruling Friday that eliminating the tax penalty for not having insurance coverage renders your complete legislation unconstitutional. The panelists for this particular bonus episode of KHN’s “What the Well being?” are Julie …

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