Curt SchroderWhat does the future hold for traditional Medicaid? Some believe that, in the future, traditional Medicaid and commercial insurance will converge so that patients who move from Medicaid to commercial insurance will see no disruption in coverage, service, or the provider networks from which they receive... Read more
Curt SchroderAmong its many worthy goals, the Affordable Care Act (AKA Obamacare) aims to nudge the U.S. health care system from sick care to well care. By increasing the focus on routine checkups, preventive care, and better patient outcomes, Americans will be healthier. They will need less intensive, expensive... Read more
Curt SchroderWhen it comes to health coverage, 116,500 low-income adults in southeastern Pennsylvania, the vast majority of them working, are betwixt and between. Andre Butler, a banquet server, is one such uninsured Philadelphian, caught in Pennsylvania’s coverage gap. Adults like Andre don’t qualify... Read more
Can Corbett’s Medicaid Plan Bring Coverage to the 116,500 Working Uninsured in Southeastern Pennsylvania?
Curt SchroderThe southeastern Pennsylvania health care community is encouraged by Governor Corbett’s unveiling of Healthy PA, the administration’s plan to strengthen Pennsylvanians’ access to affordable, high-quality health care. Of crucial importance are the plan’s provisions for providing... Read more
Curt SchroderCurt Schroder is the regional executive, Delaware Valley Health Care Council of HAP, the association for southeastern Pennsylvania hospitals. Pennsylvania is in the midst of a discussion about whether to expand Medicaid under the health reform law to cover residents up to 138% of the federal poverty... Read more
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