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Trump administration wants to gut pre-existing condition protections, putting GOP candidates in a bad spot Print E-mail
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Monday, 11 June 2018 13:44
 
Mike Stankiewicz, in a Jun 8, 2018 Fierce Healthcare post, reports that the Department of Justice said this week it mostly agrees with a lawsuit (filed by 20 Republican states leaders) that claims the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate is unconstitutional since the GOP zeroed out its penalty last year. The Trump administration also said that pre-existing condition protections within the law were inseparable from the mandate and must be struck down as well, according to the author.
 
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Last Updated on Monday, 11 June 2018 13:48
 
'End of an Era' for Chemo in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Print E-mail
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Monday, 04 June 2018 16:48
 
Liam Davenport reports for Medscape on June 03, 2018 that most patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) can now avoid having chemotherapy as a first-line treatment, after a large, randomized trial showed that immunotherapy with the programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1) blocker pembrolizumab (Keytruda, Merck) is effective even in patients with minimal PD-L1 expression.
 
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Last Updated on Monday, 04 June 2018 17:30
 
Senate passes VA MISSION Act, raising concerns of privatization Print E-mail
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Monday, 28 May 2018 14:34
 
A Fierce Healthcare article, by Tina Reed and dated May 24, 2018, informs us that the VA MISSION Act will head to the president's desk where it is expected to be signed after passing the Senate on Wednesday <5.23.18>. The $55 million reform bill would, among other things, change where veterans can receive care, create hiring incentives to bring on more VA healthcare providers and establish a commission to examine the VA's aging infrastructure, according to Ms. Reed.
 
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Last Updated on Monday, 28 May 2018 14:37
 
Report Says Changes Will Increase Health Premiums Print E-mail
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Monday, 21 May 2018 17:27
 
Premiums for health insurance plans sold on the federal marketplace are expected to increase by nearly 16.9 percent in Florida next year due to changes in the Affordable Care Act, according to a new analysis released Friday <5.18.18>. Released by the Center for American Progress, the analysis estimates that a decision by Congress and President Donald Trump to repeal the mandate that people buy health insurance, coupled with proposed changes to the types of policies that can be sold, will increase premiums for Floridians by $1,011.
 
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Last Updated on Monday, 21 May 2018 17:37
 
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Tuesday, 05 June 2018 00:00
 
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