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1 hr ago | Eater
Yet another restaurant group is hopping on the health care surcharge bandwagon: Caroline Styne and Suzanne Goin of Los Angeles's Lucques Group announced yesterday that they'll join the growing group of restaurateurs that add-on an additional percentage to diners' checks to help cover employee health insurance.
2 hrs ago | Post-Tribune
The Porter County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to provide $2 million in income tax funds to help cover the cost of health insurance, but not before telling the County Council they will have to come up with additional funds to cover the rest of the shortfall.
2 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
While consumers saw their health insurance premiums and benefit levels stabilize in 2013, overall state spending on health care in Massachusetts climbed to over $50 billion and efforts to move away from fee-for-service care "stalled," according to a new report.
2 hrs ago | Business Journal
Washington Healthplanfinder Business, the state-run online healthcare exchange for small businesses, has gotten off to a slow start because no insurance provider signed up to offer health care plans for companies in King, Snohomish, Pierce and most of the rest of the state.
3 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver
As the start of the school year approaches and many children need physicals and updated immunizations to go back to school, Fidelis Care reminds parents that free or low-cost health insurance coverage is available to almost all children through the New York state-sponsored program Child Health Plus.
3 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Bartlett village trustees tonight will consider overriding Village President Kevin Wallace's veto of their decision to join a consortium of other municipalities to provide health insurance and other benefits to the town's employees.
3 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
This photo taken Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 and made available by Amy Jones, shows Shekhar Bastola, a SEAMAAC Bhutanese outreach worker, left, assisiting Bhagawat Bastola with his immigration documents in Philadelphia.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
About 53 percent of working-age Ohioans get health insurance through their job or a spouse's employer, according to recently released results of this year's Ohio Health Issues Poll.
6 hrs ago | PC World
Oregon officials still need Oracle's cooperation to meet a looming deadline related to the state's troubled health-insurance exchange website, even as both sides have lodged lawsuits against one another.
9 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.
My brother and I, both optometrists, had a heart-to-heart discussion about the loss of one of our patients.
13 hrs ago | Philly.com
Obamacare, organic soy milk, and birth control pills have proven to be a volatile mix for Eden Foods, a small, highly regarded natural foods company.
Last June, Roseland Community Hospital nearly shut its doors because of financial problems - a move that could have left residents in one of Chicago's poorest neighborhoods without a nearby hospital.
There's a new way to sign up for health insurance in Michigan. The Michigan Chamber of Commerce launched a new state-wide health insurance Web site Monday.
While driving home recently, I listened to a report describing the recent testimony before members of the Utah Legislature concerning the possible expansion of Medicaid to help cover uninsured Utahans.
A new study investigating seniors' ER visits and corresponding nutrition levels reveals that physician care in the US is out of touch with reality, that there are gaping holes in the nutritional quality of the American food supply and that modern day health insurance plans are an illusion of healthcare.
Like many Americans, I had hopes that President Barack Obama would live up to the high rhetoric of his campaign.
Paul Krugman writes in the New York Times about good news on the health insurance and federal budget front.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 04:06 pm
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