• 11.13.17

    Instability in ACA Exchanges Could Impact Healthcare in 2018

    Manatt’s Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Healthcare Dive in an article focused on how instability in Affordable Care Act exchanges could impact healthcare in 2018. According to the publication, a variety of actions and ...

  • 11.11.17

    ACA Open Enrollment Sees 600K Signups in First Week

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, spoke to Philly.com about the surge in Affordable Care Act signups in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and across the country. The publication noted that more than 600,000 people nationally have selected insurance plans in the first ...

  • 11.07.17

    CMS Approval of Medicaid Work Requirements Could Face Legal Challenges

    Modern Healthcare interviewed Manatt’s Cindy Mann, a partner with Manatt Health, in an article on the legality of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ anticipated approval of state waivers that impose work requirements on Medicaid enrollees. CMS Administrator Seema ...

  • 11.07.17

    Eight States Submit Waivers to Include Medicaid Work Provisions

    Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by CNNMoney in an article on the upcoming ability of states to impose work requirements on some Medicaid recipients. According to the publication, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will start ...

  • 11.06.17

    Short-Term Plans Could Lead to Multiple Risk Pools

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was interviewed by Inside Health Policy for an article on how President Donald Trump’s executive order to expand availability of short-term health insurance plans could impact the sale of supplemental plans. Experts ...

  • 11.06.17

    Local Governments Seek to Fill Gap in Addressing Substance Use Disorders

    Manatt’s Jonah Frohlich, a managing director with Manatt Health, and Christopher Cantrell, a manager with Manatt Health, spoke to Addiction Pro for an article on local governments’ efforts to fill unmet needs related to substance use disorders. According to the publication, ...

  • 10.26.17

    Does Trump’s Opioid Crisis Decision Go Far Enough?

    Fortune included insights from Manatt’s Jonah Frohlich, a managing director with Manatt Health, in an article on the president’s declaring the opioid crisis a public health emergency. Frohlich told the publication that the declaration is a step in the right direction but may not be ...

  • 10.23.17

    New ACA Legislative Requests Could Signal Doubt

    In a Law360 article, Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, commented on the administration’s new requests for legislative changes to the Affordable Care Act.   The requests outline the White House’s preferences for bipartisan legislation, which is ...

  • 10.20.17

    Insurer Subsidy Cuts Could Lead to Low Open Enrollment

    Current Hollywood quoted Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, in an article that discusses how states are asking the courts to require President Trump to pay Affordable Care Act subsidies to insurers. Washington State’s insurance regulator, for example, said it ...

  • 10.17.17

    Will Association Health Plans Lead to Cherry-Picking?

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, spoke to CBS News about a recent executive order that aims to broaden the scope of so-called association plans.   Association health plans, according to the publication, are formed when a group of similar small businesses ...