Monthly Archives: March 2015

High-Deductible Health Plans Cut Costs, At Least For Now

i Got a high-deductible health plan? The kind that doesn’t pay most medical bills until they exceed several thousand dollars?… Continue reading »

Affordable Care Act Makes This Tax Season Painful For Many

i Tax preparation software doesn’t always calculate the complexity of Affordable Care Act subsidies and credits properly. Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via… Continue reading »

Feds Claim Obamacare Launch Is Hindering Government Transparency

i Unfilled requests for public records are piling up as the government claims it is being overwhelmed by Obamacare. Bjorn… Continue reading »

States That Expand Medicaid Detect More Cases Of Diabetes

i Johnny Reynolds ignored diabetes symptoms and put off going to the doctor for years when he didn’t have health… Continue reading »

Most N.Y. Marketplace Plans Lack Out-Of-Network Coverage

i If you’re a New Yorker shopping for health insurance on the state’s exchange, you won’t be able to find… Continue reading »

Most NY Marketplace Plans Lack Out-Of-Network Coverage

i If you’re a New Yorker shopping for health insurance on the state’s exchange, you won’t be able to find… Continue reading »

Obamacare Cut The Ranks Of The Uninsured By A Third

i People wait to sign up for health insurance in Cudahy, Calif., in late March 2014. Lucy Nicholson/Lucy Nicholson/Reuters/Corbis hide… Continue reading »

The Boss Can Force You To Buy Company’s Health Insurance

i Under the health law, large employers that don’t offer their full-time workers comprehensive, affordable health insurance face a fine…. Continue reading »

FDA Decision Signals New Competition For Some Of The Costliest Drugs

i A look inside the factory in Kundl, Austria, where Sandoz, a unit of Novartis, makes biosimilar drugs. Novartis hide… Continue reading »

Supreme Court Sends Birth Control Case Back To Appeals Court

i University of Notre Dame contends that the act of signing a form opting out of the Affordable Care Act’s… Continue reading »