Andy Slavitt, MBA, serves as a Senior Advisor to the Bipartisan Policy Center, where he cochairs an initiative on the future of health care. From 2015 to 2017, he served as the Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services under President Obama, where he focused on advances in health care coverage and accelerating health care delivery system transformation.
Requiring near-poor individuals to work as a qualification for health coverage under Medicaid is gaining steam as the Trump administration and Republican-leaning states consider such a requirement in exchange for keeping their Medicaid expansion programs. Work requirements are also on… Read More ›
About 2 weeks ago, on March 23, we hit the eighth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Even as I marvel over the many positive changes in our country over the last 8 years, I can’t help but wonder… Read More ›
Health care coverage for every single person in the United States is coming. You may not be able to see it from the brutal politics of the moment. But if we step back from the health care battles in Congress… Read More ›
It’s a perfect time to reflect on the national health policy debate over coverage. Not the one we’re having now, but the one we are destined to have sometime in the 2020s. Going back at least as far as Medicare… Read More ›