Trump and healthcare – 4 predictions

Donald Trump Healthcare

Ever since the 2016 election, the healthcare industry has speculated on the type of legislation with which the Trump administration would replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). On March 24 President Trump was dealt a big loss in regards to healthcare reform when his bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), designed to repeal and replace the ACA, was pulled from a vote on the House floor. Trump and key proponents tried to rush this bill through Congress, Republicans were divided and unsupportive of it, and, as a result, nothing happened.

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New president, new healthcare policies. What to expect in 2017.

Donald Trump Healthcare

Prior to the inauguration, Quest Diagnostics facilitated the Care360 webinar “President-elect Trump and healthcare: what you need to know,” hosted by Mark Anderson, CEO of AC Group and healthcare IT futurist. Anderson spoke on the state of the healthcare industry in the wake of the election of President Trump. He said that while Trump is just taking office, is appointing his cabinet, and hasn’t fully revealed his plans for healthcare, there are a few things that we can be sure of for our industry:

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