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Insurer, hospital lobbyists unite against Medicare for All proposals
Modern Healthcare

The audience of healthcare executives had expected the heads of the influential insurance and hospital lobbying groups to butt heads. But Matt Eyles, CEO of lobbying group America’s Health Insurance Plans, and his counterpart Chip Kahn of the Federation for American Hospitals were on the same page Wednesday while discussing potential threats to their industries and who they consider the culprit in the nation’s healthcare costs conundrum.

They were so congenial that audience members at the Nashville Health Care Council discussion prodded the moderator to find some topic they could spar over. But there were few points of contention.