A new state-commissioned analysis of the U.S. Senate health care bill said it would lower Medicaid payments to the Alaska by $3.1 billion over six years. That’s an even bigger cut than in the bill the House passed.
The Affordable Care Act brought health insurance to 5.5 million women over the past two years, but many women still tell of unmet health care needs that could pose risks for them or future pregnancies, a new report finds.
In about one-third of U.S. households, the sound of a phone or doorbell ringing may trigger a desire to duck.
The state is keeping a tight lid on a study it commissioned last year on expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.