Margot Sanger-KatzNew proposed rule would allow grandfathered health plans, which can already skirt many ACA requirements, to also raise deductibles and cost sharing while preserving their special status.
Oklahoma is the latest state where voters, in choosing to expand Medicaid, have delivered a rebuke to their elected officials.
Margot Sanger-KatzThe passage of a Medicaid expansion referendum in Oklahoma is a good reminder that Medicaid expansion has been popular with the public basically anywhere someone has polled the question.
A patchwork of state and U.S. recommendations has hampered efforts to devise a uniform policy, leading to disputes over whether insurers or employers should cover testing costs.
Margot Sanger-KatzIn NY, nursing home staff are supposed to be tested for covid twice a week to protect residents from infection. But nursing homes don’t want to pay for the tests, and neither do insurance companies. Read @katie_thomas on the bind.
Margot Sanger-KatzJust like everybody else, epidemiologists are facing tough choices about how to live their everyday lives in the covid era. We asked 511 of them what they think the future looks like.