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KFF 国产精品视频 News' 'What the 国产精品视频?': Democrats See Opportunity in GOP Threats to Repeal 国产精品视频 Law聽

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Sensing that Republicans are walking into a political minefield by threatening once again to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the Biden administration is looking to capitalize by rolling out a series of initiatives aimed at high drug prices and other consequences of 鈥渃orporate greed in health care.鈥 Meanwhile, the Supreme Court hears a case that could determine when and how much victims of the opioid crisis can collect from Purdue Pharma, the drug company that lied about how addictive its drug, OxyContin, really was. Alice Miranda Ollstein of Politico, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News, and Rachana Pradhan of KFF 国产精品视频 News join KFF 国产精品视频 News chief Washington correspondent Julie Rovner to discuss these issues and more. Also this week, Rovner interviews Dan Weissmann of KFF 国产精品视频 News鈥 sister podcast, 鈥淎n Arm and a Leg,鈥 about his investigation into hospitals suing their patients over unpaid bills.

KFF 国产精品视频 News' 'What the 国产精品视频?': Another Try for Mental 国产精品视频 鈥楶arity鈥

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President Joe Biden is kicking off his reelection campaign in part by trying to finish a decades-long effort to establish parity in insurance benefits between mental and physical health. Meanwhile, House Republicans are working to add abortion and other contentious amendments to must-pass spending bills. Joanne Kenen of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public 国产精品视频 and Politico, Anna Edney of Bloomberg, and Sarah Karlin-Smith of the Pink Sheet join KFF 国产精品视频 News鈥 chief Washington correspondent, Julie Rovner, to discuss these issues and more. Also this week, Rovner interviews KFF 国产精品视频 News鈥 C茅line Gounder about her podcast 鈥淓pidemic.鈥 The new season focuses on the successful public health effort to eradicate smallpox.

KFF 国产精品视频 News' 'What the 国产精品视频?': Debt Deal Leaves 国产精品视频 Programs (Mostly) Intact

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The bipartisan deal to extend the U.S. government鈥檚 borrowing authority includes future cuts to federal health agencies, but they are smaller than many expected and do not touch Medicare and Medicaid. Meanwhile, Merck & Co. becomes the first drugmaker to sue Medicare officials over the federal health insurance program鈥檚 new authority to negotiate drug prices. Joanne Kenen of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public 国产精品视频 and Politico, Lauren Weber of The Washington Post, and Jessie Hellmann of CQ Roll Call join KFF 国产精品视频 News鈥 chief Washington correspondent, Julie Rovner, to discuss these issues and more. Also this week, Rovner interviews KFF 国产精品视频 News senior correspondent Sarah Jane Tribble, who reported the latest KFF 国产精品视频 News-NPR 鈥淏ill of the Month鈥 feature, about the perils of visiting the U.S. with European health insurance.

Will a 鈥楴ational Patient Safety Board,鈥 Modeled After the NTSB, Actually Fly?

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A push is underway to create a National Patient Safety Board modeled after the National Transportation Safety Board, an independent federal agency that investigates plane crashes and other transportation disasters. But unlike the NTSB, some patient safety advocates say, the current proposal is toothless and wouldn鈥檛 provide transparency about the nation鈥檚 hospitals.