Title

Waivers represent a quieter way for Republicans to change health care

UMMS Affiliation

Commonwealth Medicine, Center for Health Law and Economics

Date

3-29-2017

Document Type

News Article

Disciplines

Health Economics | Health Policy | Health Services Administration

Abstract

How the Trump administration can use waivers to alter Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act (ACA), reforming health care at the state level. Health policy analyst Rachel Gershon delves into Section 1332 and 1115 waivers, and why they may be the next step after a failed American Health Care Act, for STAT news.

Rights and Permissions

© 2017 STAT. Citation: STAT, March 29, 2017, https://www.statnews.com/2017/03/29/waivers-health-care-republicans-medicaid/.

Keywords

Affordable Care Act, waivers, Medicaid, health policy