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Tuesday Health Care Fraud Hearing Start Time Delayed

The House Ways & Means Committee today announced its delay of one of two health care fraud hearings originally scheduled tomorrow. When it ended it’s work last week, the Committee was scheduled to hold two hearings on health care fraud … Continue reading

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Key House Committee Votes To Advance Employer Mandate, HSA & Other Health Choice Reforms This Week; Prepares For Health Care Fraud Hearings Next Week

After holding hearings on health savings account reforms and passing a flurry of health care reform bills intended to give employers relief from two key Obamacare mandates, to allow Obamacare subsidy-eligible Americans the choice to use the subsidies to purchase … Continue reading

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Flurry of Reform Activity Sign Employers, Health Plans Should Prepare To Respond To Last Minute Health Reforms This Fall

A flurry of activity in the House Ways & Means Committee and other Congressional committees over the past few weeks signals the advisability of keeping a close eye on health care and health benefit reform proposals this Summer in anticipation … Continue reading

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New York Health Department issues big report concluding benefits of marijuana legalization outweighs potential costs

As the New York Daily News puts it here: "The New York State Health Department is high on the prospects of legal marijuana." Here is what they mean: In a long-awaited report released Friday, the Health Department concluded the “positive … Continue reading

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Thematic Focus: Health

"Bibliometric Analysis of Global Migration Health Research in Peer-reviewed Literature (2000-2016)," BMC Public Health, 18:777 (June 2018) [open access]"Caring for Pregnant Refugee Women in a Turbulent Policy Landscape: Perspectives of Health Care Professionals in Calgary, Alberta," International Journal for Equity … Continue reading

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