Healthcare


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What You Need to Know About the PA House Plan to Reign in Medicaid Fraud

The problem, critics point out, is that it takes taxpayer dollars to investigate claims of fraud.

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Trump Administration Admits It Doesn’t Have ‘Exact Details’ of Possible ACA Replacement, Even Amid Push for Repeal

The coronavirus pandemic "is laying bare the lethal inequality of American society and American healthcare."

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The GOP Wants to Repeal the ACA During a Pandemic. Democrats Are Trying to Expand Coverage.

If the Affordable Care Act is struck down, tens of millions of Americans would lose coverage and protections for pre-existing conditions.

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I’m a Former VP at Cigna. Health Insurers Are No Friend to Racial Equity.

As a former health insurance executive who oversaw corporate communications, I know first-hand that these recent carefully crafted commitments to racial justice are designed to paper over a shameful truth.

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850,000 Pennsylvanians Will Lose Healthcare Coverage If Republicans Don’t Do Something

Lawmakers had a chance to advance legislation that would have enshrined consumer provisions of the Affordable Care Act into state law. They opted not to.

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PA Nurses Say Hospitals Are Lying to State Officials About PPE

The nurses’ union said it “vehemently opposes” hospitals restarting elective procedures due to PPE rationing and lack of testing.

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More Than 3,700 PA Healthcare Workers Have Contracted Coronavirus. These Nurses Aren’t Giving Up.

For International Nurse's Day, we highlight three Pennsylvania nurses who are committed to their work despite the risks posed by the novel coronavirus.