Search Tag: Donald Trump

IMAGING Management

2021 14 Feb

In a new report, the Lancet Commission reveals that Donald Trump's presidency had devastating effects on every aspect of health in the U.S. This is the first comprehensive review that assesses the damage inflicted by former President Trump. As per the findings of this report, his policy failures resulted in 461,000 unnecessary deaths in the U.S....Read more

Executive Health Management

2020 16 Apr

The U.S. is suspending its funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) until it has reviewed the agency’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. This move has been widely criticised both in the U.S. and globally.   You may also like : Policy, Guidance and Recommendations for COVID-19 Decision-Making   During a White House press conference...Read more

Executive Health Management

2017 04 Apr

The U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is responsible for making healthcare safer and more effective. While AHRQ has survived 20 years in Washington, misunderstanding about the role of the agency within the federal government may lead to its demise.   See Also : ACC Repeal Battle: Winners and Losers Under President Donald...Read more

IT Management

2017 05 Feb

Health IT leaders have expressed varying levels of concern over President Donald Trump's recent immigration ban and its impact on the workforce moving forward. They say the policy could limit the talent pool that the industry draws from. See Also: Trump Wins Presidency: U.S. Healthcare Leaders Forced to Rethink Future Hiring of IT employees...Read more

Executive Health Management

2017 03 Jan

  Eager to prove that they can keep their campaign promises, GOP leaders are expected to make revocation of key ACA provisions a top priority when the 115th Congress convenes in early January. For instance, party leaders have expressed their intention to scrap the mandate requiring people to enrol in health coverage as soon as possible.     A...Read more

Executive Health Management

2016 27 Dec

  Despite the uncertainty brought about by the election of Donald Trump, the movement toward value-based care is likely to continue unabated. Indeed, Trump’s health policy talks about patient-centred care that promotes choice, quality and affordability, all “hallmarks of the pivot toward value-based care,” according to PwC Health Research Institute....Read more

Executive Health Management

2016 14 Nov

The outcome of the recent U.S. presidential election which saw Republican Donald Trump victorious has shed an uncertain light onto healthcare as the president-elect has repeatedly vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) but will not release details until the January inauguration. To add to the confusion, since his election Trump has indicated...Read more

Executive Health Management

2016 09 Nov

Republican Donald Trump shocked the U.S. and the world with his victory in the presidential race on Tuesday beating main rival, Democrat Hilary Clinton with 279 electoral votes out of 538, against Clinton’s 228 (result as of 10 Nov).   With Trump’s plans on ‘repealing’ the Affordable Care Act (ACA) established by incumbent president Barack...Read more