• 09.29.17

    CMS Fails to Approve Oklahoma’s 1332 Waiver on Time

    Inside Health Policy quoted Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, on Oklahoma’s recent withdrawal of its 1332 reinsurance waiver application. The publication noted that the wavier would have helped 130,000 residents by reducing premiums by approximately 34 percent, ...

  • 09.26.17

    Flexibility Without Funding Is a ‘Hollow Promise’ for States

    Manatt’s Patricia Boozang, a senior managing director with Manatt Health, was interviewed by BYU Radio on the potential impacts of state-based healthcare.Boozang explained that under the Affordable Care Act, most states would have welcomed more flexibility and autonomy in their relationships ...

  • 09.25.17

    Manatt Health’s Cindy Mann Testifies at Senate Finance Committee Hearing on Graham-Cassidy

    Discussion Sets the Stage for the Future of Healthcare Reform in 2017Manatt partner Cindy Mann, who has over 30 years of federal- and state-level experience in health policy, today testified in opposition to Graham-Cassidy at the United States Senate Committee on Finance’s hearing to consider ...

  • 09.25.17

    Failed ACA Repeal Efforts Could Indicate a Pause

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Law360 in an article discussing the latest Affordable Care Act repeal efforts.Law360 noted that the Senate’s failure to move the Graham-Cassidy bill forward will likely result in pausing similar efforts for the ...

  • 09.21.17

    How Some States Could Benefit From Graham-Cassidy

    The Hill quoted Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, in an article analyzing how the new Affordable Care Act repeal and replace legislation could financially impact various states.The publication explained that states with lower healthcare costs could see funding ...

  • 09.20.17

    Graham-Cassidy Proposal Leaves Room for Questions

    Modern Healthcare quoted Manatt’s Patricia Boozang, senior managing director with Manatt Health, on how the Graham-Cassidy repeal and replace legislation could impact states financially.   According to Manatt Health’s analysis, which was also featured by the publication, states ...

  • 09.20.17

    Losses Under Graham-Cassidy Between ‘Significant and Vast’

    Manatt’s Jocelyn Guyer, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted in the Los Angeles Times on how the Graham-Cassidy proposal could impact funding for healthcare in certain states.   Healthcare safety nets in dozens of states could stand to lose more than $200 billion by 2026 ...

  • 09.20.17

    New York Times Cites Manatt Health’s Graham-Cassidy Analysis

    Manatt Health’s analysis of the Graham-Cassidy bill was cited by the New York Times in an article discussing the health insurance industry’s reaction to the proposed legislation. The publication noted that the industry came out forcefully against the bill, suggesting that state-by-state ...

  • 09.11.17

    Montana Lawmakers Discuss Future of Medicaid Expansion

    Manatt’s Deborah Bachrach, a partner with Manatt Health, was quoted by the Bozeman Daily Chronicle on Montana lawmakers’ discussion of state Medicaid expansions.   According to the publication, Montana intends to expand Medicaid in 2019. The Children, Families, Health and Human ...

  • 09.06.17

    Peaceful ACA Hearing May Show Promise for Bipartisanship

    Manatt’s Joel Ario, a managing director with Manatt Health, was quoted by Law360 on a recent Capitol Hill hearing where Republicans and Democrats spent several hours calmly and constructively discussing the Affordable Care Act.   According to the publication, this strikingly peaceful ...