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

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

VICE NewsTrump's pick for Health Secretary says people on Obamacare will be fine without itVICE NewsPresident-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that the millions of Americans who currently rely on Obamacare for their health insurance would be fine if the law gets repealed without a replacement.and more »

Access to Buying Insurance Is Not Health Coverage - Common Dreams;

Access to Buying Insurance Is Not Health Coverage - Common Dreams

Common DreamsAccess to Buying Insurance Is Not Health CoverageCommon DreamsBernie 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 ...and more »

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

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

NewsweekTrump Nominees Shouldn't Be Stock-Pickers, Experts SayNewsweekPresident-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 ...and more »

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

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

NPRA Roundup Of The Controversies Over Rep. Tom Price's InvestmentsNPRGeorgia 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 ...and more »

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

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

STATRep. Tom Price's questionable ethics make him unfit to lead HHSSTATn 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, ...and more »

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

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

SalonWar on birth control: Health secretary nominee Tom Price could seriously damage contraception access, even under ...SalonIt 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 ...and more »

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

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

Common DreamsBernie 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 ...and more »

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

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

The AtlanticWhy Do Tom Price's Potential Conflicts of Interest Matter?The AtlanticSubscribe 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Hill (blog)The two critical components to transparent pricing in health careThe Hill (blog)Credit President-elect Donald Trump Donald TrumpOregon man dies 'peacefully' after told Trump was impeached White nationalist argues Trump should be liable for inciting violence at rally Warren on Trump administration: 'God, it's like dog years' MORE ...and more »

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

5 standout exchanges from Rep. Tom Price's first hearing for HHS postBecker's Hospital ReviewRep. 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 ...and more »

HHS Nominee Tom Price Grilled in Confirmation Hearing - The Scientist;

HHS Nominee Tom Price Grilled in Confirmation Hearing - The Scientist

The ScientistHHS Nominee Tom Price Grilled in Confirmation HearingThe ScientistPrice 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 ...and more »

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

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

SHRMPrice Stresses Health Care Affordability and Choice at Confirmation HearingsSHRMSix 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 ...and more »

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

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

Cosmopolitan.comTrump's Health Secretary Pick Dodges Questions About Birth ControlCosmopolitan.comDuring 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 ...and more »

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

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

Bangalore MirrorDonald Trump's nominee Tom Price defends access to healthcareBangalore MirrorWashington: 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 ...and more »

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

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

Roll CallPrice Faces Tough Questions on Stock Trading, Health Care LawRoll CallSecretary 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).and more »

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

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

MedscapeHHS Nominee Dr Tom Price Vows to 'Do No Harm' to ACA InsuredMedscapePresident-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 ...and more »

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

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

CNNMoneyTrump HHS nominee: It's 'imperative' people be able to keep health coverageCNNMoneyIn 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 ...and more »

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

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

Healthcare Finance NewsTrump HHS pick Tom Price decries government mandates from CMMI, reporting burdens during hearingHealthcare Finance NewsPrice 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 ...and more »

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

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

GQ MagazineDonald Trump's Lofty Campaign Promises Are Already CrumblingGQ MagazineSenator 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 ...and more »

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

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

The Nation.Bernie Sanders Just Showed the Country How Wrong Tom Price Is for HHSThe 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 ...and more »