Frontline intelligence helping you navigate the complicated twists and turns of the healthcare landscape from your team on Capitol Hill.

Resources

The Council’s Health Care Reform Information Center
Curated by our Government Affairs team, this section of our site contains all the nitty-gritty bill details, and other relevant information.

National Journal’s webinar slides on the future of the ACA

Questions?

Contact The Council’s Tish Carden at tish.carden@ciab.com.

Past Newsletters

Slow Goin’ on Repeal & Replace
Healthcare In Transition | May. 18, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Healthcare

The Republican working group is moving forward with its meetings but making little progress, other than clarifying its goal to lower premiums.

Next Steps on Healthcare Bill
Healthcare In Transition | May. 10, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

The Senate is starting from scratch on the American Health Care Act. Since the narrow passage of the House repeal bill last week, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has created

Breathing Life Back Into Trumpcare
Healthcare In Transition | Apr. 26, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Healthcare

A number of House Freedom Caucus members announced their support for an amended ACA repeal/replace bill on Wednesday. Our own Joel Wood dives in (video).

Trumpcare: Back in Business?
Healthcare In Transition | Apr. 26, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Healthcare

In a dizzying week of legislative jockeying, a number of House Freedom Caucus members announced their support for an amended Affordable Care Act repeal/replace bill this afternoon. The news came

Massive Tax Bill: Impact on Brokers?
Healthcare In Transition | Apr. 26, 2017 | Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Healthcare

President Trump promised to slash tax rates for businesses and individuals, setting the stage for yet another epic legislative contest.

What We’re (Also) Watching: Frustration in the Market
Healthcare In Transition | Apr. 26, 2017 | Employee Benefits, Healthcare

Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM), is losing health insurer Anthem as a client, after being accused of not negotiating lower prices for prescription drugs.

Healthcare In Transition: Apr. 12, 2017
Healthcare In Transition, Newsletter | Apr. 12, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

Fishing for Votes over Easter Recess Congress went home this week for a two week Easter recess, just weeks after pulling the American Health Care Act from the House floor

Healthcare In Transition: Mar. 29, 2017
Healthcare In Transition | Mar. 29, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Healthcare

Trumpcare Zombie In what’s becoming known as the “Trumpcare Zombie,” all of the conversations on Capitol Hill continue about how Republicans can hit the reset button and still pass a

Healthcare In Transition: Mar. 22, 2017
Healthcare In Transition | Mar. 22, 2017 | ACA, Cadillac Tax, Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Healthcare

Walking the Tightrope on Trumpcare The American Health Care Act (AHCA), now better known as Trumpcare, is in the House Rules Committee today before tomorrow night’s pivotal House vote. The

Healthcare In Transition: Mar. 15, 2017
Healthcare In Transition | Mar. 15, 2017 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Healthcare

Millions to Lose Coverage Under Trumpcare, Says CBO Earlier this week, the Congressional Budget Office announced that an estimated 24 million Americans would lose their healthcare coverage under Trumpcare. The