• 03.28.18

    Medicaid Could Move From Entitlement to Temporary Assistance Program

    Manatt’s Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Managed Care in an article examining major changes to the Medicaid program. The publication explained that the Trump administration and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator ...

  • 03.26.18

    How Can Medicaid Help Combat the Opioid Epidemic?

    Manatt's Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted in Biopharma Drive for an article on insurance payers using data to flag those at risk of opioid abuse. The article also cited Manatt Health’s white paper, Medicaid: Linchpin in State Strategies to ...

  • 03.22.18

    Omnibus Excludes Cost Sharing, Federal Reinsurance Funding

    Modern Healthcare quoted Manatt's Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on the two-year omnibus spending bill that the House of Representatives passed in March. Excluded from the bill is funding for cost-sharing reduction payments and a federal reinsurance ...

  • 03.20.18

    ACA Stabilization Measures Excluded From Omnibus

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by MedPageToday for an article on Affordable Care Act (ACA) stabilization measures. Provisions aimed to lower ACA premiums and give insurers firmer footing, the publication noted, have been excluded from the ...

  • 03.20.18

    Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans Yield Profits

    Manatt’s Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Healthcare Dive for an article on the profitability of Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) health insurance plans. The publication noted that a review of the financial filings for 29 BCBS plans revealed ...

  • 03.19.18

    Manatt Health White Paper Examines Medicaid Funding for Opioid Treatment

    Becker’s Hospital Review cited Manatt Health’s white paper, Medicaid: Linchpin in State Strategies to Address Opioid Epidemic, and quoted Manatt’s Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with Manatt Health. “Medicaid provides essential funding and health ...

  • 03.18.18

    V-BID Principles for Public Payers

    Manatt’s Adam Finkelstein, a counsel with Manatt Health, was quoted by AMJC.com for an article on the University of Michigan’s Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) Center’s annual V-BID Summit, where Finkelstein was a panelist. The session focused on expanding the role of ...

  • 03.12.18

    Compliance Is First Step in Record-Sharing Regulation

    Manatt’s Alexander Dworkowitz, an associate with Manatt Health, was quoted by Bloomberg BNA in a healthcare policy report article examining whether healthcare providers have enough information on and access to patients’ addiction histories. Dworkowitz explained that helping ...

  • 03.09.18

    Who Will Work Requirements Impact the Most?

    Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, was interviewed by Modern Healthcare for an article on Medicaid work requirements. In Arkansas, experts predict that more than the estimated 63,000 people will lose Medicaid coverage due to work requirements, the publication noted. ...

  • 03.09.18

    Non-ACA-Compliant ‘Freedom Plans’ Rejected in Idaho

    Boise State Public Radio interviewed Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on Idaho’s attempt to avoid Affordable Care Act provisions. In January, Idaho Governor Butch Otter issued an executive order encouraging insurance providers to come up ...