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February 17, 2017

This Week's Featured Stories   AIS E-Savings Club Weekly Specials

Senate Replacement Proposal Would Let States Keep Obamacare
Health Plan Week

Agreement Will Leverage Data to Support Outcomes-Based Contracts
Drug Benefit News

World Congress

This Week's Hot Topic

This week all eyes are on the future of the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion now that Rep. Thomas Price (R.-Ga.) has won confirmation as HHS secretary. Here’s a look at AIS’s recent coverage on the topic:

Trump’s HHS Could Prompt Brief Medicaid Enrollment Boom, Tighter Eligibility Rules
Health Plan Week

2017 Outlook: Questions on Medicaid Expansion, Funding Linger as GOP Sets Stage for ACA Repeal
Medicare Advantage News

CMS Modernizes Managed Medicaid Rules, But Changes Won’t Dampen Sector’s Sizzle
Health Plan Week


This Week's Headlines in the News

Anthem files appeal to reverse court's blocking of $54B Cigna merger
Healthcare Dive, Feb. 13, 2017

California Regulator Slams Health Insurers Over Faulty Doctor Lists
Bonner County Daily Bee, Feb. 13, 2017

Next Move Plotting Begins for Companies as Health Insurance Mergers Halted by Judges
Highland Mirror, Feb. 13, 2017


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