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  1. Will Artificial Intelligence Affect How Much You Pay for Basic Goods and Services?Read the original story

    31 min ago | American Society for Quality

    ... that people think of, AI has the power to greatly reduce the cost of insurance in all areas, including health insurance and auto insurance. Refined algorithms can more specifically calculate an individual's risk factors, giving them the best ...

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  2. There's even more proof that Medicaid expansion worksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... they expanded Medicaid, the two states had the largest drop in the percentage of state residents without health insurance between 2013 and 2016. Kentucky's uninsured rate dropped by nearly two-thirds and Arkansas' was cut in half, according to ...

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  3. Arkansas Kicks Another 4,000 Off Medicaid Rolls Because of Work RequirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    For the second month in a row, over 4,000 Medicaid beneficiaries lost their health insurance after failing to meet work requirements for the program. The newest numbers, released Monday in a state report, come on the heels of a purge of 4,353 individuals in September, bringing the total number of people who have lost coverage to 8,462 in Arkansas.

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  4. Labor-union militancy revives, from hotels to schools and steel millsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Striking hotel workers carry picket signs outside The Westin Copley Place hotel in Boston on Oct. 9. New technology threatening to make some hotel jobs obsolete is among the concerns prompting thousands of Marriott workers to walk off their jobs in recent days. The Westin Copley Place is a Marriott-owned hotel.

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  5. Trump's Drug-Ad Price Shaming Won't Fix the ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... to the price their makers would be forced to disclose in ads. In fact, the actual cost to patients with health insurance is usually even lower than the discounted price paid by health plans. Patients often only pay a portion of the total price via a ...

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  6. Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... that must comply with requirements in the Affordable Care Act. These "health benefit plans" are not health insurance, not subject to basic coverage requirements and not regulated by any state or federal entity. Sen. Mark Chelgren, R-Ottumwa, was ...

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  7. City study: New federal immigration rules could harm Boston economy,...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Universal Hub

    A new study by the BPDA tries to calculate the costs of proposed federal immigration rules that would bar anybody who ever applies for any taxpayer-funded programs - including early-childhood nutrition programs and state-subsidized health insurance - and concludes Boston could lose a significant part of its workforce and risk increases in communicable diseases as immigrants drop out of health-care programs to try to stay here.

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  8. Walker, like Evers, promises two-thirds funding for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Education Week

    ... Act 10 law, which saved school districts money by requiring teachers and other employees to pay more for health insurance and retirement benefits. Evers has said that if he's elected, he'd work to restore some of the collective bargaining power lost ...

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  9. Daily on Healthcare: Medicare open enrollment begins today: Patient costs to rise slightly in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... we'll add you to our list. AHIP touts Medicare Advantage plans. Matt Eyles, president and CEO of America's Health Insurance Plans, praised Medicare Advantage at the group's conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday, saying beneficiaries like the ...

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  10. Financial impacts of cancer found to intensify disease burden among German patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... costs related to their illness. Although most medical costs in Germany are covered by a person's health insurance, patients do have to contribute co-payments for prescription drugs. Cancer patients may additionally face travel expenses to get to the ...

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  11. New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... a question about health care." Marylea Evans recounted how, decades ago, her husband had been unable to get health insurance after developing cancer, forcing the couple to sell some of their Texas ranch to pay for his treatment. Now she was worried ...

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  12. Democratic attack ad falsely knocks Republican on preexisting conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... on May 4, added as section 137 (b) of the bill: "Nothing in this Act shall be construed as permitting health insurance issuers to limit access to health coverage for individuals with preexisting conditions." But the AHCA was passed before a CBO ...

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  13. Raoul talks about being a cancer survivor in new TV adRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... access to medical assistance under the Affordable Care Act. Last year, he helped pass a law prohibiting health insurance plans from denying coverage due to pre-existing conditions. As attorney general, Kwame Raoul will continue Illinois' ...

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  14. The Fact Checker: The Truth Behind the RhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    ... on May 4, added as section 137 (b) of the bill: "Nothing in this Act shall be construed as permitting health insurance issuers to limit access to health coverage for individuals with preexisting conditions." But the AHCA was passed before a CBO ...

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  15. Citing his cancer-stricken grandson, Barletta demands that Casey take down new ad | Monday CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... attack ad," against his family, where Casey accuses the Hazleton congressman of "wanting to rip away health insurance from twin children with cancer." The ad comes, Barletta claims in a statement released Sunday, after he'd revealed to Casey that ...

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  16. Democrat Candidates Focus on Healthcare as Midterms nearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: "I want to ask you a question about healthcare." Marylea Evans recounted how, decades ago, her husband had been unable to get health insurance after developing cancer, forcing the couple to sell some of their Texas ranch to pay for his treatment.

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  17. Medicare open enrollment session starts todayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Medicare open enrollment starts today for New Yorkers looking to qualify for the first time or change their current plan. The federally funded health insurance program is for those who are 65 and older, but also available to people under 65 with certain disabilities or with end-stage kidney disease.

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  18. Cobb understands the north countrya s issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... deserves access to quality, portable health care. She favors alleviating the burden of providing expensive health insurance from businesses. Stefanik instills panic about the estimated 10-year cost of universal health care of $32 trillion but ...

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  19. As U.S. suicides rates rise, Hispanics show relative immunityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... affect their health and well-being: They earn less than non-Hispanic whites , and are more likely to lack health insurance coverage. In 2017, 16.1 percent of Hispanics were uninsured compared with 6.3 percent of non-Hispanic whites, hampering access ...

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  20. Will Shift In Public Opinion On Healthcare Impact 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... costs is one of the top two or three topics he hears about on the campaign trail. Lembo, who purchases health insurance for state employees and retirees, said the state is proving that by bringing people closer to care and treating their chronic ...

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