Posts by month

February, 2016

Safety net.

Holes in the National Safety Net

February 27, 2016 – The following guest post is from Karan Chhabra, a medical student at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and winner of the $2,500… Read more

Health Wonk Review path forward.

Health Wonk Review for February 24, 2016

February 26, 2016 – The latest, greatest edition of Health Wonk Review is posted over at Colorado Health Insurance Insider. Thanks to Louise Norris for hosting… Read more

Recycled ideas to "replace" Obamacare.

Look who’s talking about healthcare policy

February 26, 2016 – After months of lip service on healthcare, Republican presidential frontrunners unleash a barrage of recycled and nonsensical policy… Read more

Hillary Clinton's public option.

A more affordable Affordable Care Act?

February 23, 2016 – There is potentially a way that a state could make coverage more affordable for all applicants. That would be to make all options public… Read more

The forward thrust of medicaid expansion.

The inevitable expansion of the Medicaid expansion

February 10, 2016 – States continue to realize the impact of Medicaid – and incentives to expand. Here's what's happening in states that aren't yet on board.… Read more

Can Hillary Clinton drop the uninsured rate to zero?

How close can we get to zero percent uninsured?

February 7, 2016 – Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders both want to bring the nation closer to 100 percent health coverage? Here are some proposals for… Read more