November marks the beginning of the Affordable Care Act’s fourth open-enrollment season and, soon after, Obamcare’s post-Obama period begins. With these milestones in mind, Politico’s Paul Demko recently took stock of the health care...Show More Summary
Anthem's is “fully committed to challenging” the Justice Department’s effort to block its proposed acquisition of Cigna in court, saying it would hurt public exchange offerings to consumers under the Affordable Care Act.
PHILADELPHIA ? A video at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night highlighted Hillary Clinton’s work on health care issues, with particular focus on her efforts to make sure children have health insurance and to reduce the price of prescription drugs. It was a truthful recitation of Clinton’s accomplishments. Show More Summary
We’ve just entered the “sticker-shock” season of healthcare reporting: News stories are brimming with reports of double-digit premium requests from insurance companies, amid dire warnings about the impact on consumers. Public health expert Benjamin Sommers of Harvard calls this “a new U.S. health...
The Affordable Care Act continues to provide an opportunity for religious zealots to complain that someone, somewhere, might be doing something of which they disapprove. Another such case advancing through the courts is that of Missouri State Rep. Paul Wieland and his wife, Teresa, who assert that...
The Republicans still want to repeal Obamacare, or as it's officially known the Affordable Care Act (ACA). They say so every chance they get, be it on Capitol Hill, the campaign trail or in the Party's 2016 official platform. The Democrats...Show More Summary
"the same day that the Obama administration announced it would step in to block a multibillion-dollar merger"
DON’T EVER CHANGE, CBS: CBS’s John Dickerson to Obama Yesterday: ‘Is Honesty Overrated as a Prez Quality?’ CBS’s Charlie Rose sat with two of Obama’s speechwriters in May as all three men laughed about the Big Lie of ObamaCare — the over 36 times Obama told Americans, “If you like your plan, you can keep […]
Dems and Republicans now agree that Obamacare's 40% Cadillac tax must go. But doesn't that mean all of Obamacare must too?
The U.S. Justice Department sees a benefit to Americans purchasing coverage on public exchanges under the Affordable Care Act by suing to block Aetna's purchase of Humana and Anthem's proposed acquisition of Cigna.
To the editor: Medicaid underpays providers such as hospitals and physicians, creating a cost shift onto the purchasers of healthcare through Covered California, small business pools or the independent market. (“Covered California shows it's not immune to big premium increases,” editorial, July...
There's one word you really haven't heard much lately from the GOP, even with the Republican National Convention this week, and it's a marked omission compared to the last three elections: Obamacare. It's just a lot easier—and less complicated...Show More Summary
Yesterday, a federal district judge in the Eastern District of Missouri granted a summary judgment in favor of Missouri State Senator Paul Wieland and his wife Theresa against the Obamacare abortifacient/contraceptive mandate, ruling...Show More Summary
Cruz was proven right when he stood up and filibustered Obamacare. He'll be proven right in his "non-endorsement" of Donald Trump, too.
US presidential candidate from the Republican party, billionaire Donald Trump, promised to get rid of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) if he becomes president.
After accruing $1 billion in losses, Humana, one of the largest health care providers in the country, has made the decision to eventually leave...
A couple of days ago I mentioned that even if Obamacare premiums increase a fair amount next year, they'll still be way below original projections. An analysis today in Health Affairs confirms this and adds more meat to the story: Jon...Show More Summary
The employees of Hope Haven, a nonprofit organization in Burlington, Iowa, provide services to some five hundred people with intellectual and physical disabilities, often in their clients’ homes. Depending on the day, they can be called upon to work as companions, cleaners, readers, personal shoppers, cooks, or bathers. Show More Summary
Recently President Obama provided an assessment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA or "Obamacare") in an article published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The president acknowledged the program's successes and shortcomings, and offered up some advice about how to improve it going forward. Show More Summary
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