Healthcare Change and Innovation
This page provides a centralized source for Moody's research on key credit issues relating to healthcare. 
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  • SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    25 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    If legislation to curb surprise medical bills limits out-of-network reimbursement to less than $35,000 per transport, it would be detrimental for Air Methods and Global Medical Response.

    Podcast
    19 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Robard Williams and Rebecca Karnovitz of the Credit Strategy & Research team discuss proposals that would expand access and affordability of health insurance in the US. The proposals, if enacted, would be positive for household consumption and many consumer-facing sectors but be negative for the healthcare sector and would increase fiscal risks for the US sovereign.​
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    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    13 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Public insurance proposals that Improve affordability and access to care for more households would be positive for US consumption. The fiscal impact on the US sovereign would depend on how these programs are financed and the effectiveness of cost saving measures.

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    Podcast
    04 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Nick Samuels and Emily Raimes from the US Public Finance team discuss Puerto Rico’s difficult road to recovery despite its debt restructuring. Challenges include negative demographic and economic trends, a Medicaid funding cliff and uncertainty surrounding the federal oversight board’s proposed reform measures.​

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    23 Oct 2019|Moody's Investors Service
    Rising medical spending and other secular trends are driving demand for cost-containment services. But efforts to curb surprise medical bills could threaten some companies' business models.