Us Health Care Reform Efforts Through History

The Supreme Court's upcoming ruling on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law follows a century of debate over what role the government should play in helping people in the United States afford medical care. A look at the issue through the years:

  • Senate close to voting on bill to reform Veterans Affairs health care
    WASHINGTON — Sweeping legislation to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs and improve health care services for millions of vets ... as well, for his efforts to rid North Korea of nuclear weapons. Trump is set to meet with North Korean leader Kim ...
    05/22/2018 - 11:24 am | View Link
  • Exclusive: In first campaign ad, Bob Casey touts efforts to save miners' healthcare| Tuesday Morning Coffee
    The ad stems from efforts by Casey and other Democrats to shore up "up failing union coal miner pensions and health care for the next 10 years," that ... "He is going to get comprehensive pension reform passed, legislation Governor Wolf vetoed, and make ...
    05/22/2018 - 4:31 am | View Link
  • Common-sense approach to health care
    The North Dakota Insurance Department, in a recent news release, said Obamacare continues to destabilize the states individual health insurance market and federal health care reform efforts continue to face significant challenges. In the face of these ...
    05/19/2018 - 11:31 am | View Link
  • Rural areas sick for medical care
    The next frontier of North Carolina’s reform efforts must be medical. Not only will it create more economic benefits for our residents, but, more important, it will save thousands of lives. High quality, accessible, lower-cost health care is literally a ...
    05/19/2018 - 5:13 am | View Link
  • Health-care reform and the lost art of healing
    Enter the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP ... of sense for policy-makers to begin paying closer attention to value-based care—and to consider funding the efforts of Independent Practice Associations. This would enable the independent ...
    05/19/2018 - 12:15 am | View Link
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  • Comprehensive Assessment of Reform Efforts (COMPARE ...
    This is the homepage for the Comprehensive Assessment of Reform Efforts (COMPARE Project) Policymakers are facing new challenges as they implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). RAND COMPARE is a modeling tool that simulates the impact of implementation decisions on insurance coverage, premiums, and health care spending. Policymakers are facing new challenges as they ...
    05/18/2018 - 11:25 pm | View Website
  • A Brief History: Universal Health Care Efforts in the US ...
    A Brief History: Universal Health Care Efforts in the US (Transcribed from a talk given by Karen S. Palmer MPH, MS in San Francisco at the Spring, 1999 PNHP meeting) Late 1800’s to Medicare. The campaign for some form of universal government-funded health care has stretched for nearly a century in the US On several occasions, advocates believed they were on the verge of success; yet each ...
    05/18/2018 - 5:55 pm | View Website
  • Healthcare reform in the United States
    Here is a summary of reform achievements at the national level in the United States. For failed efforts, state-based efforts, native tribes services and more details generally, see the main article History of health care reform in the United States.. 1965 President Lyndon Johnson enacted legislation that introduced Medicare, covering both hospital (Part A) and supplemental medical (Part B ...
    05/18/2018 - 12:33 pm | View Website
  • Health Care Reform
    Commentary and archival information about health care reform from The New York Times. ... President Trump’s efforts to undermine the health law have widened the gap between those who get government aid and those who don’t, deepening resentments. By ABBY GOODNOUGH. Feb. 19, 2018; New Health Secretary Faces First Test as Idaho Skirts Federal Law . Alex M. Azar II, the health secretary, told ...
    05/16/2018 - 5:33 am | View Website
  • Physicians leading health care reform efforts, speakers ...
    As health care reform moves into an era of data transparency and patient choice, physicians now appear to be at the forefront of change within delivery systems, several speakers said at a recent symposium.
    05/10/2018 - 8:07 pm | View Website
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