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Commonwealth Care Alliance Recognized by Senator Elizabeth Warren on the Floor of the United States Senate

Senator Warren mentioned the case of a CCA One Care member that had been shared with her by our partner agency, the Boston Center for Independent Living. 72 more words

What GOP Plan For Health Care Reform May Mean For You?

The House GOP Health Care Reform Plan provides a blueprint for eliminating important elements of the ACA and replacing them with a more market-oriented approach. 884 more words

America, Let’s Talk: Mandated Healthcare Coverage and the AHCA

House Republican have just unveiled the long-awaited “replace” part of their promise to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. And, huzzah! – they’ve retained some modicum of sense and decided to keep some popular and… 936 more words

Healthcare Policy

This week in Congress.

The Senate will consider resolutions of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) and confirmation of the president’s appointees to federal agencies. The House will be taking up litigation reform legislation and appropriations legislation to fund the Defense Department through the remainder of fiscal year 2017. 830 more words

Real or Fake? 2017 Healthcare Headlines

It seems everywhere we look we’re inundated with healthcare industry predictions. Most of these are more retrospective than forward thinking – taking what seem to be fairly obvious trends and simply saying “Finally, this year will be the year that happens!” While I wish I could tell you that here at SCI Solutions we’ve looked into the crystal ball and, for once, have all the answers to the industry’s delays, challenges, and future, I’m sorry, we don’t. 2,009 more words


The Shameful Political Lie - "Death Panels"

The “death panels” are back. In the last week three Republican congressmen have characterized advanced care planning and palliative care as efforts to hasten an elderly person’s death. 499 more words