Posts tagged "Medicaid"

April 6 news: Neighborhood and ER visits, gun violence, E. coli in NJ, abortion and health, opioid Medicaid limits

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, April 6, 2018.

Jan. 29 news: State of the Union, Foundation for a Smoke Free World opposed, 1918 flu, Medicaid

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, January 29, 2018.

Jan. 26 news: E-cigarette evaluation, flu heart attack risk, drug pricing, Medicaid work rules

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, January 26, 2018.

Jan. 11 news: Medicaid work requirement, SAMHSA program halt, PA opioid declaration, cholera in Zambia

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.
Federal ACA reform turmoil stifles state Medicaid planning

Federal ACA reform turmoil stifles state Medicaid planning

A new survey of state Medicaid directors reveals the planning challenges they face while future funding remains uncertain.
APHA Storify: Medicaid matters: Protecting those at greatest risk

APHA Storify: Medicaid matters: Protecting those at greatest risk

Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act offers health care coverage to millions who could not access it before. The proposed Senate reforms that threatened the expansion were recently voted down. But the fight isn't over. The threats are back.

August 14 news: Stronger Medicaid, vaccinating California’s kindergartners, rural childbirth crisis, plague in Arizona

Check out today's public health news on Monday, August 14, 2017.

Feb. 17 news: Climate & Health Meeting, Zika testing mistakes, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services nominee

Check out today's public health news for Friday, Feb. 17, 2017.
The Nation's Health: Medicaid, Medicare making the move toward social determinants

The Nation’s Health: Medicaid, Medicare making the move toward social determinants

A new policy could have dramatic and lasting effects on public health, as a major government program takes a turn toward addressing social determinants.

April 19 news: Doctors on climate change, Medicaid expansion, skin cancer prevention

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, April 19, 2016.

March 29 news: Obama addresses opioids, HHS on Medicaid expansion, air pollution risks

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, March 29, 2016.
APHA, advocates decry House budget resolution

APHA, advocates decry House budget resolution

This week the House Budget Committee passed a budget resolution that follows a dangerously familiar path, according to APHA and public health advocates.