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  1. ER Patients With Chest Pain May Not Always Need Heart Tests: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | HON

    ... pain and their other risk factors for heart disease," he said. For the study, Foy and his colleagues used health insurance claims from a group of almost 700,000 privately insured patients seen in emergency rooms for chest pain in 2011. From this ...

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  2. Viewing the new 114th CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    ... defined as 30 hours a week. Many businesses are concerned that providing all their full-time employees with health insurance will not be sustainable. Instead of providing the health care benefits mandated in Obamacare to their employees, many ...

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  3. Wolf Declares Snow a a oeDisaster EmergencyaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... Month, which More>> You're up to speed on coverage for your car and home, but how much do you know about health insurance? By definition, it's a way to pay for health care More>> Cleaning out your house clears out your mind. De-cluttering has long ...

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  4. Whata s Ed Rendell Up To?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... source of More>> You're up to speed on coverage for your car and home, but how much do you know about health insurance? By definition, it's a way to pay for health care More>> This month is as good of a month as ever to resolve to take charge of ...

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  5. CBO: Deficit to shrink to lowest level of Obama presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... government will spend $101 billion less over the next decade on Medicaid and subsidies to help people by health insurance through state-based exchanges. CBO projects that the number of people who get health insurance through the exchanges will ...

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  6. 2015 Will Continue Streak Of Shrinking U.S. Budget DeficitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... "The aging of the population, the rising costs of health care, and the expansion in federal subsidies for health insurance that is now under way will substantially boost federal spending on Social Security and the government's major health care ...

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  7. Snow Run (with Free Beer!) Tonight at Philadelphia RunnerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... source of More>> You're up to speed on coverage for your car and home, but how much do you know about health insurance? By definition, it's a way to pay for health care More>> Looking for that perfect carpet to spruce up your home? You're in luck! ...

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  8. Obama administration to overhaul Medicare payments to doctors, hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... 90 percent two years thereafter. Costing about $600 billion a year, Medicare is the government's flagship health insurance program, serving seniors and disabled people. About 55 million people are covered, with services financed through payroll ...

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  9. More Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... care law that allows such a tax. At issue is a provision in the law permitting tax assessments against health insurance companies and certain employers who offer self-insured group health plans to help keep premiums affordable. DeWine, a Republican, ...

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  10. 1/26/2015Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Digby

    ... and otherwise take risks. Therefore, continuing a system in which vast numbers of people must go without health insurance because the for-profit insurance industry has no incentive to cover people who cost them money is no different. It's just ...

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  11. The US Deficit Will Shrink For The 6th Straight YearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... "The aging of the population, the rising costs of health care, and the expansion in federal subsidies for health insurance that is now under way will substantially boost federal spending on Social Security and the government's major healthcare ...

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  12. Health Exchange: Medicare payments to be tied to quality, HHS saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... in how we pay for and deliver care," Karen Ignagni, chief executive of the trade group America's Health Insurance Plans, and one of the members on the HHS advisory board, said in a press release. "Today's announcement by Secretary Burwell is a major ...

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  13. Gova t to overhaul Medicare payments to doctors, hospitalsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... 90 percent two years thereafter. Costing about $600 billion a year, Medicare is the government's flagship health insurance program, serving seniors and disabled people. About 55 million people are covered, with services financed through payroll ...

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  14. Jerry Brown Takes on the LeftRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    ... union, told the Bee that he'd wait and see exactly what Brown had in mind, asserting, "Well, in general, health insurance premiums are paid at the time you need health coverage. So that $300 billion sounds ominous. If the governor wants to set aside ...

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  15. Medicare to Significantly Accelerate Value-Based PaymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Health Data Management

    ... of Family Physicians, Bipartisan Policy Center, National Partnership for Women & Families, and America's Health Insurance Plans. Alternative payment models today account for about 20 percent of Medicare payments, up from virtually nothing in 2011, ...

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  16. a Hawaii hospitals could see financial relief if Pacific Islander...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Hawaii Health Connector's latest challenge is to enroll migrants from Micronesia, Palau and the Marshall Islands in health insurance plans by mid-February before their Medicaid benefits dissolve. People who are living in Hawaii under the Compact of Free Association use about $30 million in medical services each year, according to Hawaii Health Connector Executive Director Jeffrey Kissel .

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  17. How does Charlotte fare in healthiest cities ranking?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Charlotte ranks No. 30 among America's Healthiest Cities, according to a report by BetterDoctor.

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  18. This conservative op-ed confirms the immorality of repealing ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... with each other. Some may have less of an impact on raw mortality than on other conditions. By uncoupling health insurance from employment, for instance, the ACA can allow a family member to quit his or her job and spend more time caring for ...

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  19. Finding The Best Health Insurance You Can GetRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Investopedia

    How much time should you devote to choosing a health insurance plan? A survey by Aflac found that some Americans spend only five minutes or less - and many spend 15 minutes or less - on this important decision. That may be because 90% of employees simply stay with the status quo, choosing the same plan as last year.

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  20. Obamacare CO-OPs are Starting to FailRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Policy Center

    Although the Affordable Care Act , or Obamacare, did not include a "public option" health insurance plan, it did provide for federally-funded new companies to compete with existing carriers. These CO-OPs , or Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans, were originally slated to receive $6 billion dollars of taxpayer loans at very favorable interest rates.

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