American Health Line provides a side-by-side breakdown of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the latest Senate GOP bill to repeal and replace the ACA from Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (R-La.).
Republican Sens. Lindsey Graham (S.C.) and Bill Cassidy (La.) released a revised version of their health reform bill—but experts say they are confused about the revisions' implications for individuals with pre-existing medical conditions, even as the Senate could vote on the bill this week.
Health economists Daniel Grossman of West Virginia University and David Slusky of Kansas University say "fetal death rates increased by 0.1 per 1,000 women ages 15 to 49 after [Flint, Michigan,] switched to water from the Flint River"—a "horrifyingly large" increase of 58 percent in the fetal death rate.
The Kaiser Family Foundation's latest tracking poll shows 75 percent of respondents say it is "extremely" or "very" important to reauthorize federal funding for CHIP before it expires on Sept. 30.
The Trump administration will take HealthCare.gov offline for scheduled maintenance for about 12 hours on most Sundays during the Affordable Care Act's upcoming open enrollment period.