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Comparing Biden’s and Trump’s Different Visions for Health Care

Drawing from President Trump’s record on health care and former Vice President Joe Biden’s policy proposals, here’s a guide to where they stand. http://https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/10/22/926372475/comparing-bidens-and-trump-s-different-visions-for-health-care The ...

October 25, 2020

Limitations of the Program for Uninsured COVID-19 Patients Raise Concerns

A recent study raises questions about whether enough money is available to finance care for uninsured COVID-19 patients and if additional policy options are needed ...

KFF + September 15, 2020 + View Article

36 Chicago Area Hospitals Name Racism a Public Health Crisis

AMITA Health joins 35 other Chicago-area hospitals in declaring racism a public health crisis and committing to further actions to combat it.

Modern Healthcare + September 15, 2020 + View Article

Johns Hopkins Group Developing Community Health and Equity Measure for Hospitals

The Bloomberg American Health Initiative and the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity are working with IBM Watson Health to develop a method to measure ...

Healthcare Innovaction + September 15, 2020 + View Article

The Supreme Court Denies Request for Expedited ACA Review

Yesterday, the Supreme Court denied a request by 21 Democratic state attorneys general and the U.S. House of Representatives for an expedited review of an ...

Commonwealth Fund + January 22, 2020 + View Article