Policy Alerts

Analysis of Federal Health Care Legislation 

ASHNHA has done an analysis of the impact of the proposed health care legislation in Alaska. The following fact sheets and talking points will be updated as more information becomes available.

Opinion: Debunking the myths of Medicaid expansion – Becky Hultberg, ASHNHA

AHA Analysis – AHA Analysis of Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson ACA repeal/replace bill

ASHNHA Talking points on BCRA in Alaska – Impacts of Senate revision (released 7-13-17) to the Better Care Reconciliation Act

AHA Special Bulletin BCRA – AHA analysis on the revised BCRA 7-13-17

ASHNHA BCRA Talking Points – Talking points for Alaska hospitals on the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) of 2017

NASHP Matrix – Fact Sheet by National Academy on State Health Policy on Senate Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017

AHA Impact of BCRA in Alaska 6-27-17 – AHA Analysis of the Impact of the BCRA on Medicaid and private health insurance coverage and federal spending on Medicaid and marketplace subsidies

Alaska Impact Commentary – Center on Budget and Policy Priorities – Alaskans Could Still Suffer Most Harm Under Senate Version of GOP Health Plan 7-6-17

ASHNHA AHCA Talking Points Talking Points for advocacy on American Health Care Act – House version of ACA replacement

Alaska Impacts – Commonwealth Fund infographic for Alaska

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