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  1. $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice3:14 pmRead the original story

    21 min ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... that suggest the initial developers of Sovaldi considered pricing treatment at less than half as much. The health insurance industry is publicly scolding Gilead, and state Medicaid programs are pushing back. A number of promising cancer medications ...


  2. Obamacare deserves a clean bill of (legal) healthRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... subsidies in the form of tax credits that help lower- and lower-middle-income Americans to buy affordable health insurance through a federal health-insurance market or "exchange," in the 36 states that have declined to set up their own exchanges. An ...


  3. Employer-based health insurance takes a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | World Magazine

    New data from health insurance providers suggests more than 1.7 million people lost coverage through their jobs between October 2013 and March of this year.


  4. Back-to-School Immunization Clinics Throughout AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KIII

    ... A. Enrolled in Medicaid. B. Is an American Indian, or C. Is an Alaskan Native, or D. Does not have health insurance E. Not accepting CHIPS at this time (must go to doctor's office for immunizations) F. Is underinsured. Make sure you bring your ...


  5. NCAA settlement: Players carry 3 times CTE riskRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CBS Sports

    ... was relied upon heavily in the Adrian Arrington lawsuit that resulted in this settlement Health care and health insurance expert Kimberly Shores, an actuary and vice president with Lewis & Ellis, Inc. Actuaries and Consultants. NCAA chief medical ...


  6. Medicaid was Responsible for Most of Newly Insured in CaliforniaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pam's House Blend

    Roughly 3.4 million previously uninsured adult Californians say they have obtained health insurance since the beginning of the year, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation .


  7. More on ObamaCare bailouts...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | National Center for Public Policy Research

    New Congressional Bombshell Exposes Behind-the-Scenes Creation of Massive ObamaCare Bailout Follows Leading Free-Market Group's Confrontation of CEOs Who Stand to Profit from American Taxpayers White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett and Health Insurance Industry Worked in Tandem to Increase ObamaCare Law's Taxpayer Bailout of Insurance Industry ... (more)


  8. Study: 3.4 million previously uninsured Californians now coveredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    The majority of people newly covered by health insurance said it was easy to find the information they needed about enrolling and to sign up for coverage.


  9. Private schools don't sabotage public onesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... back up these claims, either. A number of European countries, including Germany and England, offer private health insurance and private service delivery options alongside a public system. Evidence from organizations including the Commonwealth Fund ...


  10. 3.4 Million Now Insured Under Covered CaliforniaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    July 30--About 3.4 million previously uninsured adults have obtained health insurance coverage in California in the past year, according to a new survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation.


  11. STATEMENT: Affordable Care Act Will Have Negative Impact on the...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    ... mandating complex new regulatory requirements for many employers, the ACA is increasing costs, driving up health insurance premiums and reducing affordable choices for businesses and workers. "The ACA is threatening to dismantle multi-employer ...


  12. Go grocery shopping with your Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    But that's just what a new partnership between non-profit health insurance provider HealthyCT and the Stamford-based online farmers' market Fresh Nation is asking state residents to do.


  13. Pence Meets With HHS Secretary On HIP 2.0Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... and substantive discussion about our proposal (HIP 2.0)." The Healthy Indiana Plan is a consumer-driven health insurance program that would replace traditional Medicaid through health care coverage expansion to low-income Hoosiers. The state filed a ...


  14. Aetna CEO: Some enrollees have stopped paying premiums, risk pool 'worse' than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... Jones' statistics paint a picture of steep 2014 premium hikes in California. Obamacare at work: The cost of health insurance for individuals skyrocketed this year in California, with some paying almost twice what they did last year, the state's ...


  15. Panel approves bill letting people keep old health insurance plansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hill

    The House Energy and Commerce Committee approved a bill Wednesday that would let people on group health insurance plans keep policies that don't conform to ObamaCare's standards.


  16. State to launch household health care survey next monthRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... company Market Decisions Maine will make random phone calls to Vermonters to ask questions about their health insurance needs, frequency of doctor visits and what may or may not influence their decision in seeking health care. Susan Donegan, ...


  17. Hawaii health care faces federal threatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... Hawaii's situation is similar to that of Massachusetts, the first state to require individuals to carry health insurance and the inspiration for the federal overhaul. Massachusetts officials struggled to build an exchange, enrolling fewer than ...


  18. Medicare's pleasant surprise [Editorial]Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Our view: Retiree health insurance program is in better financial footing, but that's no reason to put entitlement reform on the back burner Between the crises in the Middle East and Ukraine and the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, it's difficult to get domestic news on the front page this week, let alone good news.


  19. ColumnistsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | Free Press

    ... Court last week struck down an attempt to force government retirees to pay more for their subsidized state health insurance. Tuesday, July 8, 2014 It occurred to me when I was in Chicago the other day that the media furor about billionaire mogul ...


  20. Scheuermann, Komline call for change to allow individuals on VHC to enroll directly with insurersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Two state representatives called on Gov. Peter Shumlin to allow Vermonters to purchase health insurance outside the state's troubled health care exchange and instead buy it directly from insurance carriers.