KHN’s ‘What the Well being?’: The Lengthy Highway to Unwinding Trump Well being Insurance policies
January 28, 2021
President Joe Biden signed a pair of health-related government orders this week that might, amongst different issues, reopen enrollment beneath the Inexpensive Care Act and begin to reverse former President Donald Trump’s anti-abortion insurance policies. In the meantime, Congress stays slowed down with taking on the following spherical of covid-19 reduction. Joanne Kenen of Politico, Mary Ellen McIntire of CQ Roll Name and Shefali Luthra of The nineteenth be part of KHN’s Julie Rovner to debate these points and extra. Plus, for “additional credit score,” the panelists advocate their favourite well being coverage tales of the week they assume it’s best to learn, too.
Misplaced on the Frontline: Discover the Database
By The Staffs of KHN and The Guardian January 27, 2021
As of Wednesday, the continued KHN-Guardian undertaking is investigating 3,304 deaths of U.S. well being employees within the struggle in opposition to covid-19. Right this moment we add seven profiles, together with a licensed sensible nurse working in an understaffed nursing house and a custodian who cleaned sufferers’ rooms with out optimum PPE. Our interactive database investigates the query: Did they need to die?