Billions in Excessive Healthcare Spending Reported | Franklin Observer

Billions in Excessive Healthcare Spending Reported |  Franklin Observer

Premium payments that employees make for employer-sponsored health insurance have risen far more than income or overall inflation over the past two decades, according to research by the Health Policy Commission. [Courtesy/HPC] Chris Lisinski|SHNS Massachusetts regulators have issued one of their most forceful warnings that health care prices are spiraling out of control, mounting pressure … Read more

The Coverage Reshuffle: Health Insurance Projections and Health Spending, 2023-33 | AdvantagesPRO

The Coverage Reshuffle: Health Insurance Projections and Health Spending, 2023-33 |  AdvantagesPRO

By Alan GoforthJune 08, 2023 at 08:44 The end of COVID continuing coverage requirements for Medicaid and the expiration of enhanced Obamacare premium subsidies after 2025 will affect both spending and sources of coverage, the Congressional Budget Office says. The end of COVID continuing coverage requirements for Medicaid and the expiration of enhanced Obamacare premium … Read more

Health care coalition opposes medical spending, eye scrutiny initiative

Kaiser health news

Influential health interests are maneuvering a potential $19.4 billion infusion into Medi-Cal, California’s Medicaid program, while also seeking a 2024 election initiative to permanently block that funding, KFF Health News has learned. The Coalition to Protect Access to Care, which includes groups representing doctors, hospitals, insurance companies and clinics, is lobbying Governor Gavin Newsom and … Read more