Health insurer Anthem Inc. sought changes to the Republican replacement plan for the Affordable CareAct when its chief executive officer talked with PresidentDonald Trump on Tuesday.

Anthem CEO Joseph Swedish talked with Trump and Health and HumanServices Secretary Tom Price about elements of the GOP plan thathe’d like to see “enhanced,” such as making sure that cost-sharingsubsidies continue, and that “Medicaid is appropriately funded,”the company’s finance chief, John Gallina, told investors at aconference on Wednesday. Swedish also discussed “some of the thingsin the bill that we want to ensure stay in the bill, such as theelimination of the taxes,” Gallina said.

The company offers health insurance under the Blue Cross andBlue Shield brand in 14 states and is among the largest insurers tocontinue offering plans on the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges.Anthem has also expanded its Medicaid business, fueled by the ACA’sexpansion of that program to more low-income individuals.

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