HSLI Newsletter

Serving Illinois Health Information Professionals

Legislative Update, 08/09/2019

Federal News

Trump Administration Moves To Make Health Care Costs More Transparent [from Kaiser Health News]

A recap of Wednesday’s Democratic debate, with a focus on healthcare remarks: Biden-Harris Debate Rematch Highlights Health Plan Differences [from Kaiser Health News]

Juul [e-cigarette company] Targeted Schools and Youth Camps, House Panel on Vaping Claims

[from The New York Times]

Researchers weigh in on Trump’s $500 million plan to share childhood cancer data [from Science]

Trump administration releases details on fetal tissue restrictions [from Science]

State News

Obesity: Not a Disability in Illinois [from Lexology]

Extreme Obesity Ruled Not Necessarily a Disability Under ADA, Says Seventh Circuit [from The National Law Review]

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