Affordable Care Act

  • Honey, They Shrunk Our FSA!

    If you count on your flexible spending account to pay for uncovered medical bills and co-payments, you are going to need to tighten your belt. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says big changes are coming in the FSA program next year.

  • Contract and grant transparency is ‘wave of the future’

    Nancy Gunderson, deputy assistant secretary for grants, acquisition policy and accountability at Health and Human Services, talks about the challenges her agency faces in contracting.

  • Health law on trial

    On this week’s edition of Bloomberg Government’s Capital Impact show, former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle discusses the Affordable Care Act and the potential political fallout of a high court reversal.

  • The VA, Affordable Care Act fees, and political conventions

    On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss growth potential at the Veterans Administration, the Affordable Care Act’s impact on drug companies, and a preview of the 2012 Democratic and Republican conventions. August 23, 2012

  • Affordable Care Act gives CMS shared services a shot in the arm

    Agency CIO Tony Trenkle said CMS is building the foundation for four enterprisewide applications, including identity management and an enterprise portal. October 18, 2012

  • Bill would ax FEHBP in favor of Affordable Care Act plan

    Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) introduced legislation to require federal employees, the president, vice president and members of Congress to use insurance under the Affordable Care Act instead of the current federal program.

  • Your health plan: BFF, WDW, WOOT or WTF?

    Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know: If you wanted to text your BFF about the future of the FEHBP (your health plan) would you describe it as WOOT or WTF?

  • NSA Surveillance and the Affordable Care Act

    On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss how U.S. providers are being affected by the NSA Survelliance controversy, and the impact of the Affordable Care Act. June 20, 2013

  • Pushing mandate puts Medicaid in a new light

    On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss how Medicaid will be affected by the delay in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate. July 11, 2013

  • Dodd-Frank turns 3, housing and congress

    On this week’s Capital Impact show, Bloomberg Government analysts will discuss what’s ahead for Congress, the implementation of Dodd-Frank, and possible changes to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. July 25, 2013