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  1. Report: Georgia lags in public health spendingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... and low-birthweight babies. The state also has large percentages of people living in poverty and without health insurance. "There is a direct relationship between what we spend and the outcomes we achieve,'' said Marsha Davis, an associate dean at ...


  2. Seattle begins to phase in $15 wageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... an hour this week, while small businesses are required to pay at least $10, with a $1 credit for tips or health insurance. It will take until 2017 for Seattle workers at large companies and chains to earn $15 an hour. Those providing health ...


  3. Millennial View: Catherine Rampell - Passing the buck and hurting the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... covers a fixed share of each state's overall costs for Medicaid, a program that, along with the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), helps provide health care to nearly 70 million low-income Americans; Christie would instead limit each state ...


  4. From Barista to Balladeer: Starbucks Helped Country Star Realize His DreamRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Care Act was still years from enactment. On a practical level, Paslay's preexisting condition put health insurance out of reach even if he could afford it on his own. Speaking from his home in Nashville, where he's at work on a sophomore album, ...


  5. More patients - comparison-shop' hospital fees onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News Journal

    ... fee lists provide some information - but don't reflect what patients actually pay out of pocket, once health insurance and financial assistance kick in, reducing the patient's amount from the listed price. Uninsured families with gross incomes up to ...


  6. Healthcare insurance assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Did you pay a penalty on your 2014 taxes for not having health insurance? We may be able to help you enroll in insurance for 2015 or file for an exemption from paying the fee for 2015.


  7. The Unbundling Of EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... very personal: the way we manage our health. In the past, losing your job usually meant losing your health insurance, but the trend of medical care from employers is clear. As this occurs, patients, rather than employers, are becoming the customers, ...


  8. It pays to be shrewd when downsizing in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... have other financial priorities in mind. These usually include ensuring that you have adequate private health insurance, keeping enough money to pay for nursing home care, and providing some financial help for children or grandchildren, according to ...


  9. Legislature should restructure the way public schools are fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON'S Constitution calls for the state "to make ample provision for the education of all children" and establish "a general and uniform system of public schools." In 2012, the state Supreme Court's McCleary decision ordered the Legislature finally to make good on those promises.


  10. State fights rage over ObamaCare's Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... have a choice as to whether to accept ObamaCare's expansion of eligibility for Medicaid, the government health insurance program for low-income people. So far, 28 states, including 10 with Republican governors, have taken the expansion. The Obama ...


  11. Florida Senatea s FHIX is an affordable healthcare optionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Three out of four uninsured Floridians work full or part time and do not have access to affordable health insurance through their employers. They are veterans, moms and dads and young people just entering the workforce, who earn less than $16,000 a ...


  12. Remarks by the President Before Signing Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Insurance News Net

    ... levels in 50 years and part of that's because we're starting to do health care smarter. . It provides health insurance to young people all across the country, and when our kids are healthy, that means they're going to be healthy adults. Ultimately, ...


  13. Home care, personal care workers join Fight for $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... $13.38 per hour. About 32,000 PCAs are employed in Massachusetts, all paid by through the state's Medicaid health insurance program, and all covered by a union contract. They are seeking their pay raise to $15 per hour at the bargaining table, a ...


  14. Arcadia Healthcare Solutions Unlocks the Power of EHR Data with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Insurance News Net

    Arcadia Healthcare Solutions is a leading electronic health record data aggregation and analytics technology company with a focus on serving ambulatory networks affiliated with large payer and provider organizations, including health plans, accountable care organizations , integrated delivery networks , and large physician groups, among others. Arcadia's technology and services enable its customers to implement and optimize an EHR platform, as well as acquire, integrate, and report clinical data from the EHR and health insurance claims to transform physician practices based on the insight gained from that data.


  15. WatchdogRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    ... by the United Nations. Wisconsin has joined a growing number of states that are refusing to set up a state health insurance exchange under the nation's Affordable Care Act a move that reflects a deepening and broad tension between the states and the ...


  16. Still time to avoid Obamacare penaltyRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    North Carolinians subject to a fine on their 2014 taxes for not having health insurance might still be eligible to enroll in an Affordable Care plan during a special enrollment period that runs through April 30. To be eligible, consumers must confirm that they are subject to the fine and were previously unaware of it. Legal Aid of North Carolina's health navigators are available for meetings to help consumers avoid the fine.


  17. Chris Christie's plan to dump Medicaid on the statesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... covers a fixed share of each state's overall costs for Medicaid, a program that, along with the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), helps provide health care to nearly 70 million low-income Americans; Christie would instead limit each state ...


  18. Cardinal Francis George, key Catholic orthodoxy voice, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... charitable arm helped sue the Obama administration in 2012, over the requirement that employers provide health insurance covering contraception. He earned two doctorates, spoke Italian, Spanish, French and other languages, and wrote several books. A ...


  19. Bunny Ranch workers endorse Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    ... the 1990's, long before President Obama was able to sign it into law. The Affordable Health Care Act made health insurance available for the first time ever to the 500 independent contractors employed by Dennis Hof. With any Republican nominee ...


  20. Ask the Commissioner, "Why?"Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bremerton Patriot

    ... a government regulator steps in and tries to put you out of business. The product we're talking about is health insurance coverage for people who work for small businesses. They're called association health plans and the regulator after them is ...