The Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson (GCHJ) Proposal

by AHIP

September 25, 2017

On behalf of the two largest associations representing the community of health plans across the United States—America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA)—we appreciate the opportunity to comment on the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson (GCHJ) legislation, which proposes a block grant approach to replacing the financial assistance provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and also calls for a per capita cap Medicaid financing system beginning in 2020.