Susan Morse

Susan Morse is Associate Editor of Healthcare Finance. You can follow her at @susanmorseHFN

GOP healthcare bill
By Susan Morse 01:00 pm June 22, 2017
Cost-sharing reduction payments continue through 2019 in bill that stabilizes health insurance market, says Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
CBO score for AHCA
By Susan Morse 08:29 am May 25, 2017
In 2026, an estimated 51M people under age 65 would be uninsured, compared to 28M who would lack insurance under current law.
Trump cuts Medicaid
By Susan Morse 12:10 pm May 23, 2017
The cuts to Medicaid move from entitlement and a state-based per-capita grant program, eliminating all but the neediest from the benefit.
Memorial Hermann HIPAA violation
By Susan Morse 03:25 pm May 10, 2017
Patient was arrested for showing a fake Social Security card, but Texas health system was still held liable for releasing name.  
GOP passes healthcare bill
By Susan Morse 02:37 pm May 04, 2017
Congress voted 217 to 213 Thursday to pass the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Obamacare repeal

Speaker Paul Ryan talks about the GOP's healthcare bill changes on May 4. Photo via Twitter.

By Susan Morse 09:53 am May 04, 2017
House has scheduled votes at 10:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., with the repeal vote likely in the afternoon, according to Politico.
healthcare bill no guarantee of cost-sharing reduction payments
By Susan Morse 03:08 pm May 01, 2017
Bill gives no guarantee of funding for cost-sharing reduction payments, viewed by insurers as crucial to stabilizing ACA premiums.
GOP Obamacare repeal
By Susan Morse 03:24 pm April 20, 2017
A new bill could be out as early as the weekend as President Donald Trump chases a win before his 100-day mark.

Alabama Representative Gary Palmer introduces a risk-sharing amendment for the ACHA on April 6, 2017. He co-wrote the amendment with Arizona Representative David Schweikert.

By Susan Morse 11:26 am April 06, 2017
The House speaker said the idea, modeled after a Maine program, has support of both moderates and the conservative Freedom Caucus.
Tom Price

Tom Price brought together healthcare leaders to talk about the future of the healthcare system.

By Susan Morse 11:58 am March 30, 2017
About 30 percent of NIH grant funds go towards expenses that are not research related, the HHS Secretary said Wednesday.

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