Trump's pick for Health Secretary says people on Obamacare will be fine without it - VICE News

President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of Health and Human Services insisted Wednesday that the millions of Americans who currently rely on Obamacare for their health insurance would be fine if the law gets repealed without a replacement.

Access to Buying Insurance Is Not Health Coverage - Common Dreams

Bernie Sanders questions Tom Price during the nomination hearings for Price to be considered for secretary of health and human services on January 18, 2017. (Photo: Riccardo Savi). A signature exchange early in the first Senate hearing Wednesday for ...

Trump Nominees Shouldn't Be Stock-Pickers, Experts Say - Newsweek

President-elect Donald Trump's pick to head the U.S. Health and Human Services Department, Tom Price, a former orthopedic surgeon and Republican U.S. representative from Georgia, just did America a big favor, experts say. He highlighted the enduring ...

A Roundup Of The Controversies Over Rep. Tom Price's Investments - NPR

Georgia Republican Tom Price, who is President-elect Trump's choice to run the Department of Health and Human Services, is suddenly drowning in questions over the investments he has made while serving in the House of Representatives. The issue: Did ...

Rep. Tom Price's questionable ethics make him unfit to lead HHS - STAT

n a Senate hearing Wednesday, Georgia Congressman and former physician Tom Price, who is President-elect Donald Trump's pick to head the powerful Department of Health and Human Services, was grilled about stock purchases 1 in health care, ...

War on birth control: Health secretary nominee Tom Price could seriously damage contraception access, even under ... - Salon

It remains to be seen whether House Speaker Paul Ryan and other congressional Republicans will be able to repeal the Affordable Care Act and gut Medicaid and Medicare. But even if congressional Republicans are unable to take a sledgehammer to our ...

Bernie Sanders Said America Is Not a Compassionate Country. The Numbers Say He's Right. - Common Dreams

"No we are not a compassionate society," Sen. Sanders interjected during Tom Price's confirmation hearing on Wednesday as he pointed to the rate of child poverty and to the fact that so many "older workers have nothing set aside for retirement ...

Why Do Tom Price's Potential Conflicts of Interest Matter? - The Atlantic

Subscribe to The Atlantic's Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Georgia Representative Tom Price is a wealthy man. A successful orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta before his tenure in the U.S. House, Price amassed a ...

The two critical components to transparent pricing in health care - The Hill (blog)

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5 standout exchanges from Rep. Tom Price's first hearing for HHS post - Becker's Hospital Review

Rep. Tom Price, MD, R-Ga., faced nearly four hours of questioning Wednesday during a hearing in the Senate health committee on his nomination for secretary of HHS. Rep. Price, an orthopedic surgeon and six-term Congressman, remained cool throughout ...

HHS Nominee Tom Price Grilled in Confirmation Hearing - The Scientist

Price was asked about alleged conflicts of interest, whether he supports Medicare negotiating drug prices, and how he intends to replace the Affordable Care Act. By Joshua A. Krisch | January 19, 2017. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share ...

Price Stresses Health Care Affordability and Choice at Confirmation Hearings - SHRM

Six days after Rep. Tom Price's initial hearing to become Secretary of Health and Human Services (see below), he answered questions during a subsequent four-hour confirmation hearing on Jan. 24 before the Senate Finance Committee, which is charged ...

Trump's Health Secretary Pick Dodges Questions About Birth Control - Cosmopolitan.com

During his first confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Wednesday, Donald Trump's pick to head the Department of Health and Human Services, Rep. Tom Price, faced a range of questions about ...

Donald Trump's nominee Tom Price defends access to healthcare - Bangalore Mirror

Washington: US President-elect Donald Trump's pick to head the Department of Health and Human Services has defended creating a system that allows access to health insurance for everyone. In his first Senate confirmation hearing, Georgia congressman ...

Price Faces Tough Questions on Stock Trading, Health Care Law - Roll Call

Secretary of Health and Human Services nominee Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., takes his seat before the start of his confirmation hearing in the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call).

HHS Nominee Dr Tom Price Vows to 'Do No Harm' to ACA Insured - Medscape

President-elect Donald Trump's choice to head the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said today that Congress and the new administration should strive to "do no harm" to Americans who have gained insurance coverage and protections ...

Trump HHS nominee: It's 'imperative' people be able to keep health coverage - CNNMoney

In a nearly four-hour grilling Wednesday, Donald Trump's nominee for health secretary told senators again and again that he doesn't want anyone to lose health insurance. Tom Price didn't quite say "If you like your health care plan, you can keep your ...

Trump HHS pick Tom Price decries government mandates from CMMI, reporting burdens during hearing - Healthcare Finance News

Price spoke out against mandates such as bundled payments, certain CMMI programs, and meaningful use. Susan Morse, Associate Editor. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to LinkedIn Share to Email. Senate Democrats ...

Donald Trump's Lofty Campaign Promises Are Already Crumbling - GQ Magazine

Senator Warren's exchange with would-be HHS Secretary Tom Price paints a troubling picture of what's to come. The Senate confirmation hearings of the genteel ideologues and shockingly unqualified rubes who would make up President-elect Trump's ...

Bernie Sanders Just Showed the Country How Wrong Tom Price Is for HHS - The Nation.

Price tried to spin his way around the moral question of whether health care is a right, but Sanders wouldn't let him. By John NicholsTwitter. January 18, 2017. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Print. Bernie Sanders questions Tom Price during the nomination ...