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GOP health plan moves forward, moving seniors closer to higher insurance rates, lower access to healthcare, analysts say

GOP health plan moves forward, moving seniors closer to higher insurance rates, lower access to healthcare, analysts say

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Seniors just shy of Medicare eligibility age could find their ability to pay for future long-term care services stymied due to projected rises in health insurance costs that would come under the House GOP's healthcare plan, analysts say.

What the debate's entitlement discussion means for LTC

What the debate's entitlement discussion means for LTC

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While I never expected long-term care to be a serious part of discussion within the three presidential debates, the wonky part of my heart still jumped for joy when moderator Chris Wallace asked about entitlement programs during the last debate Wednesday night.

New CMS administrator among the expected changes, as Clinton and Trump set up transition teams

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As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump prepare their transition teams as part of their hoped-for march to the White House, one position is sure to catch long-term care officials' notice: The future leader of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

Aetna withdrawal puts spotlight back on ACA

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The announced withdrawal of health insurance giant Aetna from Obamacare exchanges this week has put the healthcare law back in the thicket of political debate. The announced withdrawal of health insurance giant Aetna from Obamacare exchanges this week has put the healthcare law back in the thicket of political debate.

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