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  1. Tiered health care networks expanding in WNYRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Business Journal

    With the fall health insurance enrollment period around the corner, dozens of area doctors are making choices that could impact where some patients access care. Throughout the summer, close to 50 physicians chose to remain as members of Catholic Medical Partners, resigning their membership with the Optimum Physician Alliance.

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  2. Healthcare Trends Institute Annual Employer Survey to Explore Post-Reform Healthcare Benefits TrendsRead the original story

    16 min ago | Business Wire

    The goal of this study of thousands of employers of all sizes across North America is to provide employer benchmarks and insights into the adoption of new healthcare benefits options, including the use of defined contribution and insurance exchanges. The survey also includes questions about how employers are preparing for additional, future reform legislation, such as the 2016 health insurance mandate for small employers and the 2018 Cadillac tax.

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  3. Democrats should embrace ACA successesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Hill

    ... made up the biggest part of this increase. This essentially means that now that working people can get health insurance from the exchanges, they are no longer locked into a full-time job because they need to rely on their employer for coverage. ...

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  4. Covered UpRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Reason Magazine

    ... survey also hints at the difficulty in measuring who exactly counts as previously uninsured. If someone had health insurance up until a month prior to getting new coverage under the law, should that person count as uninsured? Probably not. What ...

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  5. MNsure to Announce New Plans, Rates for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | KSTP

    Minnesota officials are ready to announce next year's rates for health insurance purchased through the state exchange, and consumers aren't the only ones eager to see them. Both political parties and candidates are ready to jump on the rates for potential advantage as the November election approaches.

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  6. ObamaCare power moves to statesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Governors and legislatures will have great power to decide the biggest unsettled issues with the law, including how to control costs, ensure quality care and reach the roughly 40 million people who remain uninsured. "The states are really where the rubber meets the road on many different levels," said Sabrina Corlette, a researcher who directs the Georgetown University Center on Health Insurance Reforms.

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  7. MNSure Rate Announcement's Effect on PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    Minnesota officials are ready to announce next year's rates for health insurance purchased through the state exchange, and consumers aren't the only ones eager to see them. Both political parties and candidates are ready to jump on the rates for potential advantage as the November election approaches.

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  8. Nevada, Xerox in private talks to settle $75 million health care contract out of courtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    After firing Xerox for major flaws with its health insurance software, Nevada's leaders are in confidential talks with the tech company to close out the $75 million contract and keep the dispute out of court. The Silver State Exchange, the agency in charge of the software, hired Xerox in 2012 on a three-year contract.

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  9. Find good health insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

    The annual open enrollment period for many health insurance plans starts in October. That's the time when you can make choices about your health coverage, whether you get your plan through work, like 55 percent of Americans do, or through a private Medicare plan.

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  10. Tips on choosing the right healthcare planRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    ... which plan is best for you? Consumer Reports analyzed more than a thousand private, Medicare, and Medicaid health insurance plans ranked by the N-C-Q-A, a nonprofit quality measurement and accreditation organization. "Our rankings look at overall ...

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  11. Finance Ministry: 2014 budget deficit projection increases to 2.93 percentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Slovak Spectator

    ... in the deficit can be attributed to negative developments in the budgets of local municipalities, public health insurance and expected results of audits by the European Commission. "Changes in state reporting are another negative factor," the ...

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  12. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2013:02:14 17:12:00Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    The revelation that some Luzerne County employees have dental insurance coverage despite not paying premiums has some questioning the county's response to another county controller's audit last year that revealed similar issues with the health insurance program. A recent audit by the Luzerne County Controller's Office found that nearly 30 Luzerne County employees - and some of their families - have dental insurance despite there being no record of any premiums being paid.

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  13. Core Documents Produces Video Explaining Health Savings AccountRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Core Documents, the nations premier provider of affordable Section 125 Cafeteria and HRA plan documents has produced a new video, "Why Should I Get a Health Savings Account?" "In a post-ACA health insurance America, every employer should establish a full Section 125 cafeteria plan or HRA plan to reduce benefit cost and save money." Gene C. Ennis Core Documents, the nations premier provider of affordable Section 125 Cafeteria and HRA plan documents has produced a new video, "Why Should I Get a Health Savings Account?" This short video is designed to simply explain to employers and employees how a Health Savings Account can be used to pre-tax payroll dollars to pay out of pocket medical expenses not covered by health insurance.

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  14. Core Documents Produces Video Explaining Health Flexible Spending...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Core Documents, the nation's premier provider of affordable Section 125 Cafeteria and HRA plan documents, has produced a new video, "What Is a Flexible Spending Account and How Does It Work?" "In a post-ACA health insurance America, every employer should establish a full Section 125 cafeteria plan or HRA plan to reduce benefit cost and save money."

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  15. Reliance Capital to hike housing finance capitalRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... in three to four years, he also said the company is looking to partner with global companies in the health insurance sector. Ambani said plans are on the anvil for having a separate company handling the health insurance business which is currently ...

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  16. Planned Parenthood endorses HassanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... the U.S. Supreme Court decisions allowing employers to decide whether to include birth control under their health insurance and striking down a Massachusetts buffer zone law to protect abortion clinics. "While Maggie Hassan grandstands with liberal ...

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  17. Facts about Covered CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... call center is closed on Sundays. • The numbers: Nearly 7 million people in California were without health insurance in 2012, but roughly 5.5 million uninsured were eligible to participate in Covered California's 2013-2014 enrollment period. ...

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  18. What to watch for this open enrollment seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... "They may be offered it for the first time." Consumer-driven plans typically combine high-deductible health insurance with a tax-advantaged savings account that can be used to pay qualifying health care expenses. According to Aon Hewitt's 2014 ...

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  19. One year in, Obamacare marketplace still subject to political spinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... When HealthCare.gov launched last year, it gave millions of Americans a new way to access the individual health insurance market. The administration has proudly pointed to the several studies showing that millions of Americans do, in fact, have new ...

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  20. My HorizonsOVERCOMING Culture ShockRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... and like it. But workers want their share of the pie. They want to be paid fairly. They want to have decent health insurance and a secure retirement. They want fair treatment in the workplace. They want a safe workplace. And without organization in ...

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