Legislation and regulation

RICHARD MARK KIRKNER
The estimates range from $13.5 trillion to $47.6 trillion. The variables include the generosity of the benefit and forecasts for reining in health care expenditures.
RICHARD MARK KIRKNER
The closing of Hahnemann Hospital in Philadelphia leads to a legal battle over whether these positions can be bought and sold.
LEGISLATION & REGULATION
RICHARD MARK KIRKNER
Nonquantitative treatment limitations may be why care for mental health and substance abuse disorders isn’t keeping up with coverage gains.
LEGISLATION & REGULATION
RICHARD MARK KIRKNER
Eliminating the cost-sharing payments (CSRs) to insurers to hold down out-of-pocket costs for low-income people who purchase individual health plans may wind up actually increasing overall federal spending by driving up premium subsidies to cover higher price plans.