Fierce Health Payer October 19, 2020
With the presidential election three weeks away, healthcare policy experts are weighing how the industry would be affected if the White House were to change hands from President Donald Trump to former Vice President Joe Biden.
While a Trump win would obviously remain on a similar course for the next four years, experts say key issues a Biden administration would likely try to change range from policies on coverage to value-based care and the age for Medicare eligibility.
Here’s a look at three ways healthcare could change after the presidential election:
1. Push for more coverage
No matter who wins, the next president will need to confront mounting job losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic that have had a direct impact on health coverage, experts...