Extending the cost-sharing reductions is necessary to make sure that Americans continue to have access to affordable health insurance in the individual market.
Bill Hoagland discusses the possibility of tax reform on NPR’s “All Things Considered.”
The momentum toward a tax reform bill this summer could hinge on how successfully House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) is able to corral his caucus to support a health care bill.
Funding for programs designed to improve coverage and access to care for vulnerable populations are set to expire in 2017. This report recommends extending these programs and stresses the need for action early in the 115th Congress.
While ideological divides on health care policy remain wide, the next Congress and administration will face several key issues that will require bipartisan collaboration to address.
Public health researchers have joined with health plans and provider organizations to better understand and document treatment of patients with complex needs.