Maximizing Your Health Benefits Before Year’s End

Maximizing Your Health Benefits Before Year’s End

Your insurer must provide a simple "summary of benefits" that can help you save money -- before the New Year. ...

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D.C. Appeals Court To Review Decision Jeopardizing Health Care Subsidies

D.C. Appeals Court To Review Decision Jeopardizing Health Care Subsidies

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's lawyers have won a second chance to stop a lawsuit that has the potential to unravel the natio ...

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Vermont Is ‘Single-Payer’ Trailblazer

Vermont Is ‘Single-Payer’ Trailblazer

By Michael Ollove, Stateline.org BERLIN, Vt. -- Dr. Marvin Malek has been yearning and advocating for a publicly financed, single-payer health care system for at least two decades ...

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Some Florida Doctors Decline To Accept Obamacare

Some Florida Doctors Decline To Accept Obamacare

By Daniel Chang, The Miami Herald MIAMI -- After being without health insurance for two years, Miranda Childe of Hallandale Beach, Fla., found a plan she could afford with financi ...

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King County’s Wellness Plan Beats The Odds

King County’s Wellness Plan Beats The Odds

By Christine Vestal, Stateline.org SEATTLE -- When King County, Wash., launched its employee wellness program seven years ago, its motive was clear. "We were being eaten alive by ...

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Obamacare: More Than 10 Million Uninsured Signed Up

Obamacare: More Than 10 Million Uninsured Signed Up

Washington (AFP) - More than 10 million uninsured people in the United States have signed up for health coverage under President Barack Obama's reform plan since 2013, said a stud ...

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Patients Find Fewer Doctors, Hospitals To Choose From

Patients Find Fewer Doctors, Hospitals To Choose From

By Misty Williams, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLANTA -- The cancer had already spread to her abdomen by the time Beth Brock managed to escape from her health insurance nigh ...

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Report: ‘Less Than 1 Percent’ Of Massachusetts Residents Are Now Uninsured

Report: ‘Less Than 1 Percent’ Of Massachusetts Residents Are Now Uninsured

As a number of Republican leaders across the nation continue to demonstrate their opposition to the Affordable Care Act by refusing to expand Medicaid in their states, one state i ...

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Federal Funds Earmarked To Offset Affordable Care Act Insurer Losses

Federal Funds Earmarked To Offset Affordable Care Act Insurer Losses

By Noam N. Levey, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has quietly adjusted key provisions of its signature health care law to potentially make billion ...

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Report: ‘Claims That Premiums Will Skyrocket Are Unwarranted’

Report: ‘Claims That Premiums Will Skyrocket Are Unwarranted’

Although Republicans and even some insurers anticipate rising health care premiums in the coming year, an Urban Institute and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation joint report released ...

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