The Scoop: December 11, 2019 Edition

In this edition In most states, open enrollment ends Sunday 4.7 million uninsured Americans could get FREE coverage Virginia pauses implementation process for Medicaid work requirement Michigan still on track to have Medicaid work requirement…



Kaiser Permanente names Gregory Adams CEO

Gregory Adams has replaced the late Bernard Tyson as chairman and CEO of Kaiser Permanente, the Oakland, Calif.-based integrated not-for-profit health system announced late Tuesday. Adams has overseen health plan and hospital operations in all…


Pelosi brokers deal with liberals on drug pricing bill

Top Democrats are also restoring a progressive provision previously cut from the bill that would mandate the federal government eventually issue regulations restricting drugmakers’ ability to raise prices above the rate of inflation in workplace…