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  1. Haslam: Chances for Insure Tenn. not goodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Jackson Sun

    ... conservatively estimates there are 35,000 uninsured people in the hospital's coverage area who could get health insurance if Insure Tennessee were passed. Arnold said Insure Tennessee would also help stabilize rural hospitals like those that have ...


  2. On Native GroundTHE Second Civil WarRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... and like it. But workers want their share of the pie. They want to be paid fairly. They want to have decent health insurance and a secure retirement. They want fair treatment in the workplace. They want a safe workplace. And without organization in ...


  3. On Native GroundAFTER a Year in Office, Obama Has Yet Take Political Risks for ChangeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... household income declined. Poverty increased, particularly among children. The number of Americans without health insurance increased. The rate of new jobs created was one of the lowest since the 1930s. The gap between rich and poor widened, as 1 ...


  4. The problem with ObamacareRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    President Barack Obama prepares to hold a news conference on the Affordable Care Act at the White House in 2014. Obamacare expanded health insurance to millions of Americans.


  5. New medical director helps normalcy return to Western Tidewater Free ClinicRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    "I hated doctors like the plague, and that's the first reason my blood pressure got away from me like it did," 57-year-old Barnette said. In the spring of 2011, Barnette felt like his blood pressure had skyrocketed and knew, even without health insurance, he had to see a doctor right away.


  6. As Obama enters final year, more distrust over ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    No matter how you get health insurance - through your employer, on your own or with the help of a federal subsidy through the marketplace - you'll likely pay more next year and get less coverage. Consumers face higher premiums, higher deductibles and copays, higher out-of-pocket maximums.


  7. Study: Paying For Transgender Health Care Cost-effectiveRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    A new analysis led by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health suggests that while most U.S. health insurance plans deny benefits to transgender men and women for medical care necessary to transition to the opposite sex, paying for sex reassignment surgery and hormones is actually cost-effective. The researchers, reporting online in the Journal of General Internal Medicine , say that the cost of surgery and hormones is not significantly higher than the cost of treatment for depression, substance abuse and HIV/AIDS, all of which are highly prevalent in those who are transgender but are not in a position to medically transition to the opposite sex.


  8. New study finds Obamacare helps increase early detection of cervical cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    From its inception, the Affordable Care Act has been very progressive in the ways it has created more gender equity in our healthcare system. For example, the law prohibited health insurance companies from charging women higher rates than men, reversing a widespread industry practice, according to the National Women's Law Center .


  9. New Market Research Report: Kenya Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Report Q1 2016Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    pharmac eutical expenditure is positive and will be driven by expanding national health insurance coverage and improving public healthcare provision. While the Kenyan government is focused on improving its population's access to healthcare, ...


  10. Expert touts health insurance for vulnerable groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    President Dr John Magufuli's government has been called on to implement the Health Care Financing Strategy to enable most vulnerable communities, under-five children including women, to access health insurance. Health Care Financing Strategy provides a framework for developing and advancing health financing as well as recognising the importance of bringing adequate resources to the health sector.


  11. Census Bureau News: Tip Sheet: TP15-24Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... for language, education, commuting, employment, mortgage status and rent, as well as income, poverty and health insurance. (Scheduled for public release The Disability of Veterans - This report uses 2014 American Community Survey data to compare the ...


  12. Doctors' billing out of control, Quebec auditor general concludesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... $32.7 million more than what Quebec had expected to pay them. Leclerc also said the provincial public health insurance agency, RAMQ, doesn't do enough to try to detect fraud or errors in billing - even though physicians' renumeration amounts to 62 ...


  13. On Native GroundCBO Says Obamacare is not a "Job Killer" - Will Anyone Listen?Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | American Reporter

    I haven't had a chance to use my Obamacare yet, but I have my health insurance card, I'm getting monthly bills from Vermont Health Connect, and I will be saving my financially-strapped nonprofit weekly newspaper about $3,000 a year that would have been paid toward my coverage. Since my paper doesn't have many full-time employees, we took advantage of the state of Vermont's offer to insure our employees through Vermont Health Connect, thus freeing us of the burden of spending money we often don't have for health insurance.


  14. On Native GroundOBAMACARE Done Vermont-StyleRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2013 | American Reporter

    My nonprofit newspaper, being a very small operation, can no longer afford to pay for our health insurance. I was splitting the costs with the organization, but we soon discovered that it would be cheaper for everyone to go out on their own and get insurance.


  15. On Native GroundOBAMA'S Bad Bargain on Social Security, MedicareRead the original story

    May 9, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... being so hellbent on achieving a "grand bargain" with Republicans that he ended up with a deeply flawed health insurance plan that only nibbles around the edges of the many problems facing our health care system. No, the bigger shock is that ...


  16. On Native GroundSOME Common-Sense Alternatives to Fiscal AusterityRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... or more secure. Finally, solve the health-care crisis by opening up Medicare to every American who needs health insurance. "Medicare for All" is still the most effective strategy for delivering health care at low cost. Unfortunately, no one in a ...


  17. Global in-Vitro Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests Market to Reach...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... rise in geriatric population and availability of various reimbursement policies from public and private health insurance firms fuel the growth of the in-vitro colorectal cancer screening tests market in North America. The U.S. dominated the in-vitro ...


  18. 8 Financial Tips for Single Parents Facing the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... keep you out of debt. Fixed monthly expenses are most important. These include housing, food, utilities, health insurance and whatever else you need to keep your life going. An emergency fund is for unexpected expenses, like a car repair or new ...


  19. Business News 27.11.2015Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Radio Prague

    ... the European Commission. The executive council of the country's largest insurance company VZP agreed on its health insurance plan for 2016, the board's chairman JiA i BA>hounek announced on Monday. The insurer, he said, would provide 152.8 billion ...


  20. ACA enrollment help for womenRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    ... to help enroll women and their families in affordable health coverage. Plans offered through the Health Insurance Marketplace are required to cover essential health benefits, like pregnancy, maternity and newborn care, and recommended preventive ...