• 06.26.17

    States to Face Intense Fiscal Pressure Under Senate Health Bill

    CNN Money quoted Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on the far-reaching effects that the new healthcare bill would have on Medicaid.   As CNN Money reports, one aspect of the bill is to allow states to receive a lump sum, known as a ...

  • 06.23.17

    Draft Bill Would Lead to Coverage Losses for People on Medicaid

    Inside Health Policy interviewed Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on the Senate Republican’s draft healthcare bill. In its current form, the Senate bill makes Medicaid cuts easier for states to handle in the short term, but more drastic ...

  • 06.22.17

    Takeaways From Senate’s Better Care Reconciliation Act

    Law360 interviewed Manatt’s Joel Ario and Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, managing directors with Manatt Health, for an article on the key takeaways from the Senate’s newly unveiled repeal bill, known as the Better Care Reconciliation Act.   Law360 reports that immediate ...

  • 06.21.17

    States Could Soon Be Forced to Eliminate Medicaid Expansion

    CNN Money interviewed Manatt’s Deborah Bachrach, a partner with Manatt Health, for an article on the likely effect that the GOP health plan would have on Medicaid expansion.   CNN Money reports that moderate GOP senators are hoping to extend the life of Medicaid expansion beyond ...

  • 06.20.17

    Senate Contemplates Making Deeper Cuts to Medicaid

    CNN Money interviewed Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on the potential impact that the current Senate negotiations could have on benefits and coverage if lawmakers decide to make deeper cuts to the Medicaid program.   As CNN Money ...

  • 06.15.17

    U.S. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Dignity Health

    In an important victory for Manatt client Dignity Health and other faith-based hospital systems across the country, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in favor of the healthcare provider-petitioners on June 5, 2017, in Rollins v. Dignity Health.   The Supreme Court’s ...

  • 06.12.17

    Republican Senators Debate Medicaid Expansion Phase-Out

    Inside Health Policy quoted Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, for an article on the similarities between Republican senators’ debate over the phase-out of Medicaid expansion funding in the American Health Care Act and Democrats’ decision to write the expansion ...

  • 06.07.17

    Senate Vote Could Lead to Thousands of Iowans Losing Coverage

    The Gazette quoted Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, for an article on why Iowa’s hospital executives, who recently gathered for the Iowa Hospital Association’s Summer Leadership Forum, are expressing worry over the future of Medicaid.   The publication ...

  • 06.05.17

    Alaska’s Health Insurance Plan Could Be Hard to Copy

    CQ Magazine quoted Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on how Alaska was able to keep its health insurance premiums low at a time when nearly every state was seeing their ACA rates jump.   The publication reports that Alaska successfully put ...

  • 05.31.17

    How to Stabilize the Individual Insurance Market

    Medpage Today quoted Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, for an article on why Congress and the Trump administration must act now to stabilize the individual insurance market.   The publication reports that this is a “slim, struggling slice” of ...