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There are now three bipartisan bills sitting before the U.S. Senate or the U.S. House of Representatives to finally fix a flaw in how Medicare pays physicians by basing more of their reimbursement on performance and quality measures.
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Attorney General George Jepsen is questioning a report by a U.S. agency that appears to support UnitedHealthcare's plan to drop more than 2,200 Connecticut doctors from its Medicare coverage plan in February.
Insurers struggling with garbled and missing information on applications from the federal healthcare site report the quality of the information is improving, but they're still grappling with missing and duplicate applications that could hamper their ability to enroll people by Jan. 1. The mixed news comes as insurers, regulators and consumers rush ... (more)
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You may see some headlines today that report on a new study showing that boomer retirees will receive way more in Social Security and Medicare benefits than they pay in taxes.
The bipartisan spending deal announced Tuesday night by Senate Budget Chairman Patty Murray, D-Wash., and House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., barely qualifies as a tweak.
Participation in the federal health exchange increased nearly fourfold in Indiana during the second month of operation, according to figures released by the federal government today.
By partnering with over 40 pharmacy organizations, including the National Community Pharmacy Association and the Federation of Pharmacy Networks , iMedicare now directly reaches over 18,000 pharmacies .
Hours ahead of her appearance Wednesday before a House subcommittee certain to grill her on the botched launch of the health care website, Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced an internal review of what happened and why.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced this morning that nearly 365,000 Americans had signed up for private health insurance under Obamacare.
WASHINGTON -- The number of Americans who selected health insurance through the federal exchange, HealthCare.gov, quadrupled in November over the paltry statistics in October, according to new figures released Wednesday morning.
As more Americans sign up online for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act, there is a growing envy among Pennsylvanians who would qualify for expanded Medicaid, but won't get it come January.
Officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service announced Tuesday that Iowa's request was granted with "virtually all the initiatives the state has proposed."
WASHINGTON -- Congressional negotiators, in a rare show of bipartisanship, reached a modest U.S. budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $65 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Defense Department, with votes expected in both houses by week's end.
Budget negotiators announced Tuesday a bipartisan budget deal to set spending levels for the federal government for two years and replace unpopular spending cuts with other savings.