PLEASE NOTE: Dr. Derksen is available for interviews THURSDAY, MARCH 23, and FRIDAY, MARCH 24.
TUCSON, Ariz. – Since the Congressional Budget Office released its analysis of the American Health Care Act last week, debate in Congress over changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, continues.
Daniel Derksen, MD, professor of public health policy and director of the Center for Rural Health in the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is available to explain the complicated issues surrounding these changes.
To assist members of the media in their coverage of the GOP health care bill, Dr. Derksen is available Thursday, March 23, and Friday, March 24, to discuss the American Health Care Act and its effect on Medicaid.
Dr. Derksen also discusses the American Health Care Act and its implications for state Medicaid programs in this video: http://crh.arizona.edu/news/1775
In addition, Dr. Derksen has provided a summary of the following topics: