Health Policy Snapshot: October 2023

Health Policy Snapshot: October 2023

Congress moves to avoid government shutdown, sparks revolt in GOP House  For the first time in history, a sitting Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives has been removed.  Eight Republican House members joined all Democrats in voting to unseat former...
Health Policy Snapshot: October 2023

Health Policy Snapshot: September 2023

Feds Release Top 10 Medicare Part D Drugs List; More Lawsuits Filed Against Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its long-awaited list of the first 10 Medicare Part D drugs that will be subject to negotiation...
Health Policy Snapshot: October 2023

Health Policy Snapshot: August 2023

More lawsuits filed against the Inflation Reduction Act, while Congressional Democrats push additional reformsJoining PhRMA, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Merck and Bristol Myers Squibb, pharma companies JanssenJ&J and Astellas filed July lawsuits against...
Health Policy Snapshot: October 2023

Health Policy Snapshot: July 2023

State Medicaid programs struggle with post-PHE redetermination process; Estimated 1.6M already disenrolledWith the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) in May, state Medicaid officials have begun the enormous task of redetermining who is eligible for...