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28 min ago | Connecticut Post
Aetna's second-quarter profit climbed more than 2 percent, as gains from an acquisition helped the health insurer top expectations and raise its 2014 earnings forecast again.
28 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
The powerful Florida Medical Association has come out in support of expanding Medicaid to roughly 1 million Floridians, choosing sides in a controversial political issue that has divided state lawmakers.
4 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare
Congress this week is expected to approve new funding legislation designed to get veterans off Veterans Affairs healthcare waiting lists and into care.While that moves forward, some patient advocates, hospital leaders and politicians are pointing to another, more controversial way to help a small... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com ... (more)
8 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland
"We went in July and it was like Christmas Day, it was like getting a gift from Santa Claus.
13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
How much is Kansas losing out by not allowing a federal expansion of Medicaid? About $820 million over the next three years, according to a study by the White House Council of Economic Advisers.
They had heard rumors and concerns the hospital will close. Some spoke of personal experiences where the local emergency room had saved their life or a loved one.
From the Stroke Program and Departments of Neurology , Epidemiology , and Emergency Medicine , University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Rep. David McKinley is one of 16 House Republicans signing on to co-sponsor a bill that would reverse cuts in Medicare payments to home health care providers announced last year by the Obama administration.
For the first time, members of the Florida Medical Association have approved a resolution endorsing Medicaid expansion, a politically contentious issue that the group's leaders have generally avoided over the last two legislative sessions.
The Congressional Budget Office released its "2014 Long-Term Budget Outlook" this month, projecting Social Security and health-care spending to result in "unsustainable" federal deficits through the next quarter-century.
Debbie Wilkinson , wife of Georgia state Sen. John Wilkinson, and Amy M. Bailey pack meals while volunteering with the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance on Sunday at the Statehouse Convention Center during the Southern Legislative Conference.
July 17, 2014: Bellhaven Mayor Adam O'Neal in Virginia with unidentified companion during his 273-mile trek to Washington.
In past columns, I have criticized Republicans for opposing the Affordable Care Act but not presenting a coherent alternative proposal.
So, the man who pretended to feed the poor at a soup kitchen has released his plan for welfare reform.
Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law.
I attended a rally yesterday in Woodbridge, Virginia, as Mayor Adam O'Neal nears the end of his 273-mile walk for health care, rural hospitals, and Medicaid expansion.
County social services departments across the state continue to process a backlog of Medicaid applications ahead of an Aug. 31 deadline to get the job done.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 05:51 pm
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