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North Carolina folds to provider pressure with insurance plan shifting away from set rates

Dive Brief: North Carolina’s state treasurer announced major state hospital systems will be in-network in the state’s insurance plan for more than 720,000 teachers and state employees, bowing to provider pressure. The state proposed a plan last year that would set reimbursement prices based on Medicare rates, almost double such rates on average. A number… Read More »

A 2,000-Calorie Diet: Food Lists and Meal Plan – Healthline

2,000-calorie diets are considered standard for most adults, as this number is considered adequate to meet most people’s energy and nutrient needs. This article tells you everything you need to know about 2,000-calorie diets, including foods to include and avoid, as well as a sample meal plan. Share on Pinterest Though nutritional requirements vary by… Read More »

Judge upholds short-term plan expansion in Trump win against ACA

Dive Brief: A district judge ruled in favor of a controversial Trump administration policy expanding the sale of short-term health insurance Friday, advancing conservative efforts to weaken the Affordable Care Act. Judge Richard Leon of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rejected plaintiffs’ claims that the limited coverage unlawfully undermines the ACA,… Read More »

How Florida’s Plan To Import Medicine From Canada Could Work : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Gov. Ron DeSantis signed Florida’s prescription drug importation program into law last week at The Villages, a large retirement community outside Orlando. Florida Governor’s Press Office hide caption toggle caption Florida Governor’s Press Office In Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill last week that, if federal authorities give it their go-ahead… Read More »

Trump says he will announce ‘phenomenal’ new healthcare plan within the next two months – Business Insider

President Donald Trump said he will be announcing a ‘phenomenal’ new healthcare plan within two months and says healthcare will be a primary focus leading up to his 2020 election campaign. Trump has repeatedly called for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, colloquially known as “Obamacare,” and Republicans previously introduced a replacement called the… Read More »