Healthcare Headlines

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 [...]

Bucking National Trends, New York’s Uninsured Rate Continues to Decline, Reaching a Historic Low of 4.7 Percent

Under Governor Cuomo’s Leadership, New York’s Uninsured Rate is now the Lowest Among Large States

DSH Payments To Hospitals

What is DSH? DSH payments are government funding for hospitals serving lower-income and rural communities around New York state and the country. These safety net hospitals depend on this funding to stay open. What is the crisis that DSH hospitals face? The Trump Administration has chosen not to renew the DSH payments, amounting to $44 […]

Are you ready for the next healthcare fight?

On May 4th, two years ago, the most unpopular bill in the history of healthcare passed the Republican-controlled House: The American Health Care Act.  Together, we stopped it from passing in the Senate by one single vote. Yet, the Trump Administration is still at it.  The effort to repeal the ACA is in the courts [...]

Learn more about the Protecting Pre-existing Conditions & Making Health Care More Affordable Act of 2019

The Trump Administration is in court trying to end your #healthcare #protections under the #ACA.  But others in Congress have introduced a new proposal to protect and improve healthcare. Called the Protecting Pre-existing Conditions & Making Health Care More Affordable Act of 2019, here’s what it offers: Lowers health insurance premiums with strengthened and expanded [...]