Phil Galewitz

Halfway Through 鈥楿nwinding,鈥 Medicaid Enrollment Is Down About 10 Million

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We鈥檙e halfway through the Medicaid 鈥渦nwinding,鈥 in which states are dropping people from the government health insurance program for the first time since the pandemic began. Millions of people have been dumped from the rolls since April, often for procedural issues like failing to respond to notices or return paperwork. But at the same time, […]

Alex Azar鈥檚 Unusual Spin Through the Revolving Door

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Washington鈥檚 infamous revolving door took an unusual turn for former Health and Human Services secretary Alex Azar. Azar spent about a decade with pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Co. before coming to the nation鈥檚 capital to lead HHS in the Trump administration. But in September 2020, just a couple of months before former president Donald […]

Utah Survey Shows Why So Many People Were Dumped From Medicaid

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It鈥檚 one of the biggest mysteries in health policy: What happened to millions of Americans kicked out of Medicaid last year? A survey conducted for state officials in Utah, obtained by 素人色情片Health News, holds some clues. Like many states, Utah terminated Medicaid coverage for a large share of enrollees whose eligibility was reevaluated in […]

Colorado Says Drug Industry Blocked Its Canada Dreams 鈥 And Biden Hasn鈥檛 Helped

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Colorado鈥檚 leaders had grand plans to import cheaper medicines from Canada, after the Trump administration issued rules in 2020 allowing states to try it. But officials in Denver say they鈥檝e been stymied by opposition from drugmakers 鈥 as well as the Biden administration鈥檚 inaction on the policy. That鈥檚 according to a Dec. 1 report we […]

Biden Administration Nibbles at the Maternal Health Crisis

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Choosing where to give birth typically comes down to what hospital is most convenient to your home, where your obstetrician practices and your insurance company鈥檚 provider network. Now, the Biden administration has given expectant parents another factor to consider: whether their hospital has won the government鈥檚 new 鈥渂irthing friendly鈥 designation. But don鈥檛 worry 鈥 a […]