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Azar touts funding HSAs with Obamacare subsidies
Washington Post

The Trump administration is considering action two fronts that could loosen up the reins on health savings accounts.

HHS Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday pushed the idea of funneling Affordable Care Act subsidies into HSAs for people in the individual market to pay for premiums and other out-of-pocket health spending. At the same time, the administration is exploring a proposal that would allow high-deductible plans with HSAs to cover preventive services such as providing free insulin.