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Princeton economist Uwe Reinhardt published an op-ed in Friday's New York Times suggesting that the $15 billion annual government subsidy to teaching hospitals for graduate medical education - mostly for residency programs - is inappropriate because a medical education is a private good, not a public good, the cost of which can be recouped by the ... (more)
Crossroads GPS, the outside group affiliated with GOP strategist Karl Rove, is out with a television ad in Sacramento County, yoking freshman Democratic Rep. Ami Bera to the federal Affordable Care Act.
A recent column about the importance of getting your Social Security statement prompted a lot of retirement questions from readers.
With the recent implementation of the Affordable Care Act and Covered California, older adults may have questions about changes in health coverage concerning their current Medicare plan.
When children will enter an all-new King Community Learning Center next Thursday, a few old favorites will greet them.
England. Approximately 15,000 Granite State seniors participate in Medicare Advantage, a type of private supplemental health insurance that pays for Medicare hospital inpatient and outpatient services.
Federal officials say about 6,900 Louisiana residents could lose insurance under the Affordable Care Act unless they send copies of citizenship or immigration papers to prove they're eligible.
FOX10 News continues to investigate how the Mobile mayor's proposed budget may affect you.
On July 31, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced its intent to strengthen regulation of certain in vitro diagnostics , including laboratory developed tests .
Almost four years ago, we wrote about a little known committee, nestled deep in the bowels of the American Medical Association , that exercised outsized power over how much money doctors will receive in Medicare reimbursements: " Three times a year, 29 doctors gather around a table in a hotel meeting room.
John C. Goodman is one of the nation's leading thinkers on health policy. He is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute and author of the widely acclaimed book, Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis.
The "New to Medicare" presentation will begin at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17 at the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care offices at 602 E. Montecito St. in Santa Barbara.
More than 38,000 "dual-eligibles" in Virginia - people who qualify for both Medicaid and Medicare - have signed up for Virginia's pilot program, Commonwealth Coordinated Care, since its launch in March, according to the Department of Medical Assistance Services.
A growing debate over the Medicare Advantage program has big ramifications for the future of American seniors' health coverage.
Chief Financial Officer, Wade Miquelon, and another top executive lost their jobs after a $1 billion forecasting error in the company's Medicare-related business, the Wall Street Journal reported.
THE families of FIFO workers who have committed suicide have a welcomed a decision by WA Parliament to investigate the deaths.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 04:19 am
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