David Leonhardt on Friday compiled a list of medical experts’ responses to the GOP’s Graham-Cassidy health care proposal.
Below are some of their reactions:
“It ‘would erode key protections for patients and consumers.'” – American Hospital Association
“The ‘process [in the Senate] is just as bad as the substance. … Most Americans wouldn’t buy a used car with this little info.'” – American Association of Retired Persons
“The bill will ‘weaken access to the care Americans need and deserve.'” – American Heart Association, jointly with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
“This bill harms our most vulnerable patients.” – American Psychiatric Association
“It would hurt ‘consumers and patients by further destabilizing the individual market; cutting Medicaid; pulling back on protections for pre-existing conditions.'” – America’s Health Insurance Plans.
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