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Tom Price, Vocal And Dogged Opponent Of Health Law, Picked To Lead HHS

KHN Morning Briefing

Rep. Tom Price, an orthopedic surgeon from Georgia, has introduced bills offering a detailed, comprehensive replacement plan in every Congress since 2009. Donald Trump also names consultant Seema Verma to lead the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Lo que podría hacer Mike Pence con el Medicaid

KHN Original

El gobernador de Indiana, Mike Pence, fue uno de los 10 gobernadores republicanos que expandió el Medicaid bajo el Obamacare, pero como compañero de fórmula del ahora presidente electo Donald Trump, está pidiendo la derogación y reemplazo de la ley.

Trump Meets With Architect Of Indiana’s Novel Medicaid Expansion Program

KHN Morning Briefing

While Indiana was one of few red states to adopt the health law’s expansion, it added a requirement that many low-income residents help contribute financially to their health coverage. Meanwhile, other Republican-led states are watching closely to see how Washington wants to change the Medicaid system.

Trump’s Conflicting Statements, GOP Interest In Overhauling Medicaid Raise New Concerns

KHN Morning Briefing

On the campaign trail, candidate Donald Trump vowed to maintain coverage for low-income Americans. But his comments since the election suggest the president-elect favors key changes in the program, including sending much of the control and funding to the states to manage. In Kentucky, where the health law’s expansion of Medicaid has been quite successful, some new enrollees are concerned about their future coverage. Also, Arkansas weighs some changes to Medicaid administration.