Andrew Villegas

Medicaid Explained

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As a part of our “Are You Covered?” series, KHN and NPR examine how a health overhaul would affect Medicaid recipients.

An Actuary’s Role In Health Reform: Making Health Reform Viable

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All our actions have consequences.

It seems to be what’s missing often from debate, especially around such emotionally-charged arguments as the health care reform debate, but actuaries deal in repercussions, moving behind the scenes, analyzing risk and the future and what health care reform will actually mean for America 5, 10 or 20 years from now.

Sebelius: Protesters Trying To ‘Silence Debate’

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Friday in a conference call with members of the Service Employees Internation Union that some people protesting at town hall meetings around America are trying to silence the health care debate.