Fewer plans have been selected, compared with last year, but the gap has closed since week 1.
More employers can choose not to offer contraception coverage under Trump administration rules that narrow the ACA’s contraceptive mandate.
News from the FDA/CDC
Prevalence dropped to 14% among adults in 2017, but control strategies need to “address the diversity of tobacco products.”
Plan selections for the first week were down, compared with last year.
Group’s lobbying efforts keep it on top of the health sector in terms of spending.
From the Journals
SAN DIEGO – Average penalties were more than twice as high as penalties for nonpsychiatric complaints.
The law’s questionable impact and apparent lack of enforcement do not mean you can ignore it. The data are still being collected and displayed.
But market corrections, not federal government action, may be driving the declines.
ED length of stay for patients requiring inpatient care are also increasing.