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Issue Brief on Potential COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements at Colleges and Universities for Fall 2021
4/5/2021The brief looks at issues such as whether institutions can require students to be vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine and other questions involved in making the decision.
Topic(s):
Campus Issues; Crisis Management; Health Care
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Issue Brief
Higher Education and the Future of Telehealth
3/8/2021Letter to the chairs and ranking members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and Subcommittee on Health following the subcommittee's March 2 hearing on “The Future of Telehealth: How COVID-19 is Changing the Delivery of Virtual Care.”
Topic(s):
Health Care; Science and Technology
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Letters and Comments
Letter to Congress in Support of the TREAT Act
12/14/2020From ACE and 53 other associations to congressional leaders to request that Congress enact the Temporary Reciprocity to Ensure Access to Treatment Act to ensure temporary reciprocity in licensing health professionals so they can practice across state lines during the pandemic.
Topic(s):
Health Care; Crisis Management
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Letters and Comments
Letter on Telemedicine Licensing Reciprocity
4/2/2020Letter to the nation's governors urging them to provide reciprocity in licensing health care and mental health care professionals to enable them to practice across state lines during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Topic(s):
Health Care; Regulation
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Letters and Comments
Letter to Senate on the Graham-Cassidy Bill to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
9/25/2017Letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer on the healthcare legislation recently proposed by Senators Graham, Cassidy, Heller and Johnson on behalf of ACE and about 20 other higher education associations.
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Health Care
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Letters and Comments
Comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Subsidized Graduate Student Health Insurance Plans
7/12/2017Comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in response to a request for information on reducing regulatory burdens imposed by the Affordable Care Act.
Topic(s):
Student Health Insurance
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Letters and Comments
Letter to Senate Leaders on the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017
6/27/2017Letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) from ACE and 18 other higher education associations about the serious concerns the groups have with the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, the Senate bill to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act.
Topic(s):
Health Care
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Letters and Comments
Analysis of the IRS Notice from Ernst & Young Regarding Graduate Student Health Insurance Subsidies
5/27/2016An analysis of the IRS notice from Ernst & Young LLP regarding Affordable Care Act rules for institutions offering subsidized student health coverage to graduate students.
Topic(s):
Health Care
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Memo
Fact Sheet: The ACA and Graduate Student Subsidies for SHIP Coverage
3/1/2016On Feb. 5, 2016, the departments of Treasury, Health and Human Services, and Labor issued guidance that providing graduate students with student health insurance plan coverage is not permitted under the ACA’s employer mandate.
Topic(s):
Health Care
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Bill Summary
Letters Endorsing Bills Exempting Student Workers from the ACA Employer Mandate
8/13/2014ACE and a group of seven higher education associations have endorsed two bills that would exempt full-time students from the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate, which requires large employers—including colleges and universities—to offer health insurance plans to employees working 30 hours a week or more.
Topic(s):
Health Care
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Letters and Comments
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