Articles for Affordable Care Act
March 27, 2017 | Andrea Baer, MS, and Marcia Baker, MS Ed
How peer-to-peer, community support programs can educate and empower patients to become more adherent to treatments, which will improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.
March 27, 2017 | Dan Klein, President and CEO, Patient Access Network Foundation
This supplement showcases the winning papers and case studies from the PAN Challenge, which aimed to stimulate a dialogue on ways to reduce or eliminate the barriers and disparities that Medicare and ACA enrollees face in obtaining medications to treat life-threatening, chronic, and rare diseases.
March 27, 2017 | Mary Caffrey
Questions about cost-sharing subsidies, risk corridors, and what to do about red state Medicaid expansion will confront the Trump administration no matter how much the president wants to move on to other issues.
March 27, 2017 | AJMC Staff
March 25, 2017 |
Every week, The American Journal of Managed Care® recaps the top managed care news of the week, and you can now listen to it on our podcast, Managed Care Cast.
March 24, 2017 | Laura Joszt
After weeks of negotiations and last-minute drama, the House GOP has pulled its Obamacare replacement bill after it became clear that there were not enough votes to pass it.
March 24, 2017 |
This week, the top stories in managed care included last-minute changes to Republicans' bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act; a lack of votes to pass the GOP health bill; and promising study results on PCSK9 inhibitors and SGLT2 inhibitors.
March 24, 2017 |
Debate on the House floor covered familiar ground: Republicans called for an end to the individual mandate and decried rising premiums and fewer insurers on the exchanges, while Democrats blasted the proposed cuts to Medicaid. The late change to cut essential health benefits cost House leaders a key moderate vote.