Healthcare Law Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Healthcare Law. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 66,255 in Healthcare Law

  1. Can the Taj Mahal be saved? Workers union, casino management fight over futureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NJ.com

    "Health care is a big part of this job. That's the reason why they get away paying such low wages to the workers."

    Comment?

  2. Rural Nebraskans hit with big ObamaCare rate hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Allan Douglas has been selling insurance since the 1980s, and as the owner of an independent insurance agency in Omaha he had a front row view of the rollout of the Affordable Care Act. Not only because he helps clients navigate the health care law, commonly called ObamaCare, but because he also had to navigate it himself, since he buys his own insurance.

    Comment?

  3. November 20, 2014 Trial NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trial

    The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments earlier this month in a case involving A 11 of the Securities Act of 1933, which provides a remedy for investors who purchase securities pursuant to a registration statement that contains an untrue statement of material fact or omits a material fact. The Court has decided more than a dozen securities fraud cases since 2005, so attorneys were not surprised when it granted certiorari in this case last March.

    Comment?

  4. How Exec Ended Up With $196 Million in IRA Account: Retirement ScanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | On Wall Street

    Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group. Here are some of the other critical planning areas that advisors need to pay attention to.

    Comment?

  5. The Great American Smokeout: a great day to quit smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Each year, the third Thursday of November welcomes the Great American Smokeout to the calendar - a nationwide opportunity for those of us who want to give up smoking to find mass support. The event also provides a handy start date for anyone who has been pondering quitting but has not quite got around to deciding on a deadline for that last cigarette.

    Comment?

  6. ARRAY(0x12b63728)Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Talking About Politics

    The Governor sent a letter to Thom Tillis and Phil Berger taking the legislature to task for asking for an independent audit of the Department of Health and Human Services. Then the next day, when the Governor needed it least, the News and Observer reported that when DHHS' new computer didn't work the Department got into such a tizzy the number of mistakes it made processing food stamp claims quadrupled and it paid out $440,000 in excess benefits.

    Comment?

  7. Tips for Choosing a Medicare Part D PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Older adults planning to enroll in a Medicare prescription drug plan , also known as Part D, should review all their options - even if they're happy with their current policy - to ensure they're getting the best coverage at the optimum price. "People who assume that whatever plan worked for them in the past is the best option for them in the future can sometimes miss out on a chance to get better benefits or save money," says Jack Hoadley, an analyst and researcher with Georgetown University's Health Policy Institute.

    Comment?

  8. Poll: Majority say universal healthcare is not government roleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... role in healthcare now, Gallup's editor-in-chief Frank Newport wrote. Since Obama passed his signature healthcare law, the number of people who said universal healthcare is not a government role climbed from 41 percent in 2008 to a high of 56 ...

    Comment?

  9. Vaping: It's not just about the smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Owner JR Russell smokes an e-cigarette at One Step Above LLC in West Manchester Township. While most people who use electronic cigarettes are trying to quit smoking, some do it as a hobby, he said.

    Comment?

  10. Enrollment complete in Probuphine Phase 3Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Titan Pharmaceuticals announces the completion of enrollment in the ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of Probuphine , the company's investigational subdermal implant for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence. The study population is clinically stable patients who are receiving maintenance treatment with an FDA-approved sublingual formulation containing buprenorphine at a daily dose of 8 mg or less.

    Comment?

  11. Menu labeling regs on their way - Conservative groups call on GOP to block "bailouts"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Politico

    BASED EXCHANGE? - That's a pressing question, now that the Supreme Court could potentially block insurance subsidies to non-state-based exchanges in King v. Burwell.

    Comment?

  12. Grocery chains brace for labeling rule - Farm groups don't want...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Politico

    GROCERY CHAINS BRACE FOR LABELING RULE: "Regulations that mandate calorie labeling on menus are expected to land any day, and the nation's supermarket chains are nervous," Pro Agriculture's Helena Bottemiller Evich reports this morning. "With the election over and a GOP Senate on the horizon, FDA watchers think the agency is poised to release two long-delayed final rules, a move toward implementing an often-forgotten provision in the Affordable Care Act.

    Comment?

  13. 3 Reasons Obamacare Could Be Doomed in Its Second YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    It's been five days since the Affordable Care Act's online marketplaces began enrolling Americans for health insurance in 2015, and perhaps the most amazing aspect of the launch thus far is that it's been largely uneventful. To some extent we have to realize that people are notorious procrastinators and are likely going to wait till the tail end of the open enrollment period, which ends on Feb. 15, 2015, to sign up.

    Comment?

  14. Drug BustRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    Earlier this fall, a gathering of Washington politicians and wonks celebrated the birthday of a piece of paper : the Price Competition and Patent Extension Act of 1984, also known as the HatchWaxman Act. When the bill was signed into law 30 years ago, it streamlined the approval process for bioequivalent generic drugs as soon as the patent expired on the original medication.

    Comment?

  15. Gruber video sleuth: 'This is not about me'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Politico

    The person who unearthed the Jonathan Gruber videos isn't a political operative or professional opposition researcher - he is just an angry guy from Philly who says he lost his health insurance because of Obamacare. Rich Weinstein, an investment adviser, began researching videos online about another Obama adviser before switching to Gruber and sitting through hours and hours of boring policy talk until he discovered the MIT professor dissing the voters and praising the lack of transparency surrounding the health care law.

    Comment?

  16. New Kidney Research Focuses on Rare Disease, FSGSRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials

    For people with a rare condition called focal segmental glomerulosclerosis , these filters are changed by FSGS and do not work properly. The result is a number of serious side effects.

    Comment?

  17. Highland Therapeutics Receives Second Notice of Allowance for Patent on Lead ProductRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials

    The Notice of Allowance is for U.S. Patent Application No. 14/230,053, "Compositions for Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder" owned by Highland's wholly owned subsidiary, Ironshore Pharmaceuticals & Development, Inc. and is the second Notice of Allowance received this month that relates to HLD-200.

    Comment?

  18. Also in the news for Nov. 20, 2014 . . .Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | McKnightsonline.com

    As states begin to implement a new Medicaid rule for home- and community-based care, there is a danger that assisted living facilities might face difficult requirements that could limit access ... Ten New York counties were in a state of emergency Wednesday, and one nursing home near Buffalo had to partially evacuate the building after a deadly winter storm swept through the area.

    Comment?

  19. Health Care Reform Implementation UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | jdsupra.com

    Over the past several days, the second open enrollment period through the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges began; Republican lawmakers, now with majorities in both the House and the Senate, explored legislative avenues for rolling back or delaying parts of the Affordable Care Act ; and the Supreme Court agreed to hear a case that challenges the ACA's subsidies in all states without state-run exchanges. With a new Congress there will be a shift of committee leadership in both the House and the Senate.

    Comment?

  20. Congress can't 'de-fund' Obama on immigrationRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    A senior House Republican says that it's impossible to block President Barack Obama's upcoming moves on immigration in a spending bill. Congressman Harold Rogers of Kentucky is Appropriations Committee chairman.

    Comment?