Healthcare Education

A Timeline of the Texas Court Case

Since September of last year, a group of Republican Attorneys General have been seeking to have the ACA ruled unconstitutional. As we approach oral arguments in the U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, on Tuesday, July 9th, a look back at how the case has evolved--told by some of the most reputable press outlets. June [...]

Medicaid DSH Payments To Hospitals

What is Medicaid DSH? The Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) program provides payments to safety net hospitals that serve a high proportion of Medicaid beneficiaries and uninsured patients. The payments are essential for these hospitals to offset their uncompensated care costs from treating low-income patients. What Crisis do DSH Hospitals Face? Congress has not yet […]