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3 hrs ago | Business Journal
Western Pennsylvania's dominant hospital network on Friday suspended using a controversial surgical procedure that has been linked to the spread of cancer in women.
8 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
The Oregon Insurance Division says Moda, the company that captured nearly two-thirds of the individual market share with some of the lowest prices in 2014, will see a 10.6 percent rate hike on average.
12 hrs ago | Forbes.com
The first question one must ask is: Are we spending too much or too little on healthcare? Interestingly, there are multiple answers to this question depending on whether the spending is for basic healthcare services, reducing mortality and morbidity, improving the quality of life or increasing the longevity of the population.
16 hrs ago | Business Journal
Brian Ancell has been added as president and chief operating officer, and Linda Fenton was named chief financial officer, both reporting to Chairman and CEO Jeff Margolis .
20 hrs ago | Business Journal
Mark Vickers: "No employer should HAVE to pay for Health insurance. ACA has devastated the industry as well as business."
Covered California consumers in the San Joaquin Valley will see slight changes in cost for health insurance premiums in 2015 depending on the plan they choose and where they live – some up, some down.
SACRAMENTO >> The vast majority of Covered California consumers will see low increases in their health insurance premiums for 2015, and many consumers will see no increase or even a decrease, exchange officials announced Thursday.
Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida lambasted the legislature in his home state Thursday for refusing to expand Medicaid under Obamacare and preventing its state insurance commissioner from scrutinizing new insurance rates, only to then blame the overhaul for premium hikes.
In celebration of National Community Health Center Week, Aug. 10-16, Goodwin Community Health is holding “The State of Community Health in Strafford County,” an invitational legislative roundtable.
India needs to curtail excessive medical care that leads to patient overspending as more people get health insurance, the World Bank said on Thursday, adding voice to a growing chorus against overtreatment in the country.
But that's just what a new partnership between nonprofit health insurance provider HealthyCT and the Stamford-based online farmers' market Fresh Nation is asking state residents to do.
New data from health insurance providers suggests more than 1.7 million people lost coverage through their jobs between October 2013 and March of this year.
The four-door Mini Cooper Countryman was the only one of 12 cars to earn a top rating of 'good' in... Under federal health reform's so-called 80/20 rule, insurers are limited in how much they can spend on non-health care related costs like overhead or profits.
Health-care insurance premiums for individuals in California rose between 22 percent and 88 percent in 2014 from last year, even after the federal health-care overhaul, the state's insurance commissioner said.
In a follow-up to its long-term study of California's uninsured, the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 3.4 million previously uninsured adults now have health coverage after the first open enrollment season under President Barack Obama's health overhaul.
Four years later and after repeated delays, the so-called employer mandate has become something of an orphan, reviled by the law's opponents and increasingly seen as unnecessary by many of its backers.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 11:07 pm
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