Trump's 2020 budget: 5 must-read stories for healthcare leaders

Here are five stories published by Becker's Hospital Review on President Donald Trump's $4.75 trillion budget outline for fiscal year 2020.

1. President Trump released his budget proposal on March 11. Five healthcare-related proposals in the president's budget.

2. President Trump's budget proposal includes several billion for various IT and cybersecurity initiatives. Five notes on the IT-related line items.

3. The president's budget outline sparked concern among some healthcare groups. Four reactions.  

4. President Trump's proposed budget would direct $20 million of funding for a hospital program backed by golf legend Jack Nicklaus. Click here for more details.

5. A new analysis shows most of the proposed Medicare cuts in President Trump's 2020 budget would affect payments to healthcare providers and not directly affect benefits given to seniors. Read more about the analysis here.

 

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