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Nevada asking feds for $11.3 million for CHIP

By Associated Press  |  November 21, 2017

Nevada is asking the federal government for $11.3 million to continue the state's Children's Health Insurance Program while Congress decides if it will renew funding for the decades-old program.

White House: True cost of opioid epidemic tops $500 billion

White House: True cost of opioid epidemic tops $500 billion

By Associated Press  |  November 20, 2017

The White House says the true cost of the opioid drug epidemic in 2015 was $504 billion, or more than six times larger than the most recent estimate. The Council of Economic Advisers said some previous studies didn't reflect the number of fatalities blamed on opioids.

VA exploring idea of merging health system with Pentagon

By Associated Press  |  November 17, 2017

As part of its effort to expand private healthcare, the VA is exploring merging its health system with the Pentagon's, a cost-saving measure that veterans groups say could threaten the viability of VA hospitals and clinics.

1st GOP senator opposes tax bill in early sign of problems

1st GOP senator opposes tax bill in early sign of problems

By Associated Press  |  November 16, 2017

Wisconsin's Ron Johnson became the first Republican senator to say he opposes his party's tax bill, signaling potential problems for GOP leaders as the House passed its similar tax package.

Two House lawmakers seek to block CMS' $1.6 billion 340B cut

Two House lawmakers seek to block CMS' $1.6 billion 340B cut

By Virgil Dickson  |  November 15, 2017

Two House lawmakers introduced bipartisan legislation to prevent the CMS from imposing its slated $1.6 billion cut to the 340B program. The move comes just days after hospitals sued to stop the reductions from taking place.

Senate Republicans likely to repeal ACA mandate as part of tax bill

Senate Republicans likely to repeal ACA mandate as part of tax bill

By Harris Meyer  |  November 15, 2017

Senate Republicans have a good chance of passing a repeal of the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate as part of their tax cut legislation, even though healthcare industry groups are lobbying hard against it, political observers say.

GOP senators seek to 'gut' ACA via state waivers

GOP senators seek to 'gut' ACA via state waivers

By Virgil Dickson  |  November 13, 2017

Sens. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) have drafted legislation that critics say will make it easier for states to offer fewer healthcare coverage options at higher costs.

All about medicine Points: Is it time to talk?

All about medicine Points: Is it time to talk?

By Project Japan  |  November 11, 2017

Since 2003, more than 500 people have been killed in a mass shooting (defined as four or more people dying). During that same period, Congress has failed to act on legislation reauthorizing the ban on semi-automatic weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines.

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