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2 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star
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.
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7 hrs ago | VentureBeat
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 .
11 hrs ago | WISN-TV
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.
15 hrs ago | LA Daily News
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.
19 hrs ago | The Tennessean
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.
20 hrs ago | CBS Local
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.
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration is informing more than 10,000 current members of the Healthy Indiana Plan that their benefits will continue through the end of April 2014 to allow additional time for them to obtain new health coverage through the federal marketplace at www.healthcare.gov.
TV commercials and billboards are part of how local hospitals work to attract patients, but the facilities also are striving to bring back the patients who gave them a try.
A new NBER working paper by Amitabh Chandra, Jonathan Holmes and Jonathan Skinner looks at health care cost growth for different payers over the past decade to determine the causes of the recent slowdown in costs.
If you're confused about health care reform and Medicare, you're not alone. Medicare Part D open enrollment is underway and thousands of Americans are looking for answers.
A federal lawsuit brought in Vermont is bringing about a change in national Medicare practices that advocates say will improve coverage for people in long-term care.
There's no way to tell how many people who think they enrolled for health insurance through the U.S. Obamacare exchange actually have, after about 1 in 4 files sent to insurers had garbled and incomplete information.
"Without regular blood tranfusions, Norma Chaty would die within days. "My existence right now is certainly not living.
It's a system that's supposed to save seniors money in prescription drugs. But Medicare Part D is drawing mixed reactions from Medicare applicants and legislators alike.