SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has released the updated 2017 list of medicines covered by its basic medical insurance schemes, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security said in a statement on Thursday.
Once price to rule them all. Or, um, something like that. Tesla today detailed a desire to make a car’s purchase price all-inclusive. For buyers, this means bundled insurance and maintenance as long as you own the car. It’s an outside-the-box plan, but one Tesla is already working on with its Asian customers. Show More Summary
In what was likely the most anticipated earnings call ever for Tesla, the auto manufacturer / stationary storage manufacturer / full service solar provider / soon-to-be taxi service / autonomous vehicle technology company (and maybe insurance company in the near future) shared financial results for Q4 2016 and for the full year. Show More Summary
Prudential "has provided notice to Wells Fargo that it may seek indemnification," the Newark, New Jersey-based insurer said in a Feb. 17 regulatory filing, referring to their agreement to sell MyTerm life coverage to Wells Fargo customers. Show More Summary
Proposal is one of many to streamline, improve service for emergencies.
Plastiq is a good way to pay bills with a credit card that you otherwise couldn't. This lets you earn miles and points while paying your rent, mortgage, insurance, electric bill, property taxes, or a variety of other bills for whichShow More Summary
As Republicans work to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the left is fighting tooth and nail to keep it alive, from hyping scare stories of what could happen if it is repealed, to flat-out denying the devastating effects it has caused on so many families. On Thursday’s the View, the liberal hosts on the panel […]
A casual look through car renting service Turo yields some pretty sweet and unusual stuff. Why rent a Nissan Sentra at the airport when you can rent some local enthusiast’s Porsche instead? It’s easy to get wrapped up in fantasies of having rare and cool cars to drive for a weekend, but how does the reality insurance… Read more...
(The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice) In a first-of-its-kind national study, researchers from The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice examined the connection between payer type and low-value care to determine what effect insurance design (commercial insurance vs. Show More Summary
Recently, a 27-year-old patient who was using 10 bags of heroin and smoking marijuana daily for the past six months came to our treatment program. He was sharing needles and occasionally using Xanax. He had a history of three overdoses and reported a trauma history, having watched his friend OD and die. Show More Summary
What about the coal miners who lost their jobs and are now sick? What will happen with their health insurance? What about the veterans? That’s what one Kentucky voter wanted to know, one of the few lucky enough to get into his private...Show More Summary
Shrinking the list of services insurers are required to offer would reduce costs and increase flexibility.
Relocating to many world destinations is easy of thereâ??s a job waiting, together with housing, health and other packages, but itâ??s not so straightforward if youâ??re going it alone. Many independent expats are now aware of the need to research healthcare standards in their chosen country, with a good number deciding on private health... Expats Blog -
Health insurance provided by your employer is free from income and payroll tax, regardless of how expensive the insurance is. But House Republicans are considering changing that as part of a plan to pay for changes to the Affordable Care Act, according to a recent report from Bloomberg. Show More Summary
Paul Ryan has a very, very serious proposal to eventually have a proposal to take away health insurance from millions of people to pay for upper-class tax cuts. He is defending it with all the seriousity his proposal deserves: The rhetoric: In her inaugural weekly address, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) claimed that repealing […]
Faced with rising premiums in the group health insurance market, the Park Slope Food Coop opted five years ago to create a custom plan for its 74 full-time employees and their family members and pay... To view the full story, click the title link.
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is making a big public push to emphasize the number of people getting insurance under the 2010 federal health care law, and the cost to Pennsylvania … Click to Continue »
Charges of hypocrisy in politics are kind of tedious. However, last night TPM reported a bit of hypocrisy that's considerably worse than the usual kind. It's all about a suit brought by House Republicans against Obamacare that would have killed any payouts to insurance companies for something called Cost Sharing Reduction. Show More Summary
"Do you want a return to the days where insurance companies denied coverage because of preexisting conditions?" Preckwinkle asked. [ more › ]
Dale Marsh has not been enamored with his health insurance since the Affordable Care Act took effect. Premiums for Marsh, 53, and his wife, Tammy, rose, their deductibles grew, and they gave up access...