Trump and Healthcare

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News

  • Democrats Refocus Fight Against Trump's Supreme Court Nominee on Healthcare Democrats on Wednesday were reorienting their uphill push to block U.S. Senate confirmation of President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, moving healthcare to the center of their strategy and putting less emphasis on abortion rights.
  • Trump Told Pfizer CEO Price Hikes Hurt His Drug Plan -Source U.S. President Donald Trump called Pfizer Chief Executive Ian Read on Tuesday to say the company's July 1 price hikes had complicated the administration's drug pricing plans, prompting the company to defer its planned increases, according to a source familiar with the matter.
  • Trump Administration Cuts Grants to Help People Get Obamacare The Trump administration is cutting most of the funds previously provided to groups that help people get health insurance under the Affordable Care Act and will push them to promote plans lacking the law's benefits and protections, a government agency said on Tuesday.
  • Medicare Proposes Major Physician Pay Changes CMS proposes a way to pay physicians for checking on images sent by patients and virtual follow-up visits and other changes intended to use technology to expand access to care.

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