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Prescription Drug Importation: New Federal Initiatives and the Case for State Action
The Negative Impact of Workplace Health Promotion Programs Emphasizing Individual Responsibility on Weight Stigma and Discrimination
Bye Bye Cadillac Tax, Hello Congressional Health Care Gridlock
Final Rules Address Religious and Moral Exemptions for Contraceptive Coverage
[Guidance Overview] Final Regs Clarify Religious and Moral Exemptions from Contraceptive Coverage Mandates
Federal Court Argues for Right to Jury to Pursue ERISA Claims
[Opinion] Association Health Plans & Private Exchange Mania
Healthcare After the 2018 Midterm Election: As Control Shifts, Certainty Settles In (PDF)
[Opinion] The New Health Care Agenda: Gridlock, Lots of Hearings
Federal Circuit Declines to Rehear Risk Corridors Case
[Official Guidance] Text of Agency Final Regs: Religious Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain Preventive Services Under the ACA
[Official Guidance] Text of Agency Final Regs: Moral Exemptions and Accommodations for Coverage of Certain Preventive Services Under the ACA
Two Trump Moves That Could Reshape Health Insurance
[Opinion] 2018 Health Insurance Exchanges: Progress Made, But Time to Say Goodbye? (PDF)
[Opinion] State Individual Health Insurance Coverage Mandates: Rationales and Design Issues (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Proposed U-Turn on Employers Paying for Individual Policies Leaves Questions Unanswered
CBO's Health Insurance Simulation Model: Overview of Planned Updates
[Guidance Overview] CRS Report: Resources for Frequently Asked Questions on the Affordable Care Act (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Feds Dramatically Relax Section 1332 Waiver Guardrails
Administration Provides New Health Options for Small-Business Employees
[Official Guidance] Text of Agency Proposed Regs: Health Reimbursement Arrangements and Other Account-Based Group Health Plans
ACA Regulations Watch: What to Expect This Fall
[Official Guidance] Text of CMS and Treasury Department Guidance: State Relief and Empowerment Waivers
[Guidance Overview] Administration Announces State Relief and Empowerment Waivers
Departments Expand Definition of Short-Term, Limited-Duration Health Insurance
CMS Proposes Rule to Require Drug Pricing Transparency
Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments Must Be Made, Despite Congress's Refusal to Appropriate Funds
Drugmakers Funnel Millions to Lawmakers
American Benefits Legacy: The Unique Value of Employer Sponsorship
[Official Guidance] Text of DOL Regulatory Agenda, Fall 2018
HHS Announces Drug Price Transparency Proposal, Foreshadows Additional Regulatory Action to Address Drug Prices
Trump Administration Outlines Plan to Put Drug Prices in TV Ads
CMS Releases Additional 2019 Coverage Data; Another Insurer Wins CSR Case
[Official Guidance] Text of CMS Proposed Regs: Medicare and Medicaid Programs -- Drug Pricing Transparency
The Impact of Insurance Expansions on the Already Insured: The ACA and Medicare
How Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare for All' Proposal Would Outlaw Private Healthcare Plans
CVS Health and Aetna Merger Is Approved with Conditions
[Opinion] The Unfinished Business of Health Reform: Reining in Market Power to Restrain Costs Without Sacrificing Quality or Access
[Opinion] Baldwin Resolution Would Expose Sick Patients to Higher Premiums, Cancelled Coverage, Denied Care
[Opinion] Patient-Centered, Value-Based Health Care Is Incompatible with the Current Climate of Excessive Regulation
[Official Guidance] Display of 2018 Quality Rating System (QRS) Star Ratings and Enrollee Experience Survey Results for QHPs Offered Through the Health Insurance Exchanges (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Association Health Plan Perspectives (Part 2): The Look-Through Rule and the Limits of State Regulatory Power
Employee Benefits in the Supreme Court: October 2018 Update (PDF)
Bipartisan Federal Legislation Would Limit Surprise Medical Bills
Would Reinsurance Drive Premiums Down in Montana?
How CBO Is Updating Its Health Insurance Simulation Model
Senators Draft Legislation to End Surprise Medical Bills
[Opinion] Obamacare: How the GOP Fixed the Worst of It
HHS Announces Collaboration to Accelerate Innovation and Investment in Healthcare
Ninth Circuit: ERISA Does Not Preempt Third Party Providers' Unfair and Deceptive Business Practice Claims Against Health Insurer
Senate HELP Committee Hearing on Reducing Health Care Costs: Examining How Transparency Can Lower Spending and Empower Patients
Senators Unveil Legislation to Protect Patients Against Surprise Medical Bills
ACA Round-Up: New House Legislation, Litigation Over the Heath Insurance Tax
Justice Department Approves Cigna-Express Scripts Merger
Maryland Sues to Head Off Texas-Led ACA Challenge
[Opinion] The Flawed Logic of the Cadillac Tax, Explained
Senate Confirms Charles Rettig as IRS Commissioner
[Opinion] Half a Century of the Health Care Crisis -- and Still Going Strong
House to Consider Changes to ACA Employer Provisions
Unwitting Patients, Copycat Comments Play Hidden Role In Federal Rule-Making
 
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