Inappropriate ICD Shocks Tied to Health-Insurance Status in Study
After analyzing data for 119 consecutive patients who presented with ICD shocks, investigators found that 63% without insurance or covered by Medicaid had an inappropriate shock vs 40% insured through a private carrier, health maintenance organization, ...
BBB issues alert during health insurance open enrollment
The Better Business Bureau serving Southeast Florida and the Caribbean is reporting a rise in complaints against several different health insurance companies out of South Florida. With open enrollment now underway, the bureau is seeing an increase in ...
Only 12 percent of older Americans have some form of dental insurance and fewer than half visited a dentist in the previous year, suggests new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health...
Will I still have health insurance in 2017?
I work in health care, and I teach about its management and health insurance. Since the presidential election, I've been asked lots of questions — the most common being: Will my family still have health insurance in 2017? The question is not ...
Health insurance CO-OPs prepared to weather new storms
Here's the Problem With Trump's Plan to Sell Health Insurance Across State Lines
The Problem With One-Size-Fits-All Health Insurance
Insurance Commissioner Announces Website to Assist Pennsylvanians Shopping for Health Insurance
PR Newswire (press release)
HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller today announced a new website, https://pa.checkbookhealth.org, aimed at helping consumers explore options available when shopping for health ...
But just in time for those people, there's a new way to save money on health insurance in Pennsylvania.
Wall Street Journal
For Cash-Strapped Workers, 'Insurance on Insurance'
Wall Street Journal
As health insurance deductibles rise, employers are offering workers special policies to help cover out-of-pocket costs. For many workers, paying for health care has become such a difficult budgeting exercise that the insurance industry is marketing ...
Signed Out Of Prison But Not Signed Up For Health Insurance
He was desperate for insurance coverage. But the state failed to enroll him in Medicaid, although under the Affordable Care Act Indiana had expanded the health insurance program to include most ex-inmates. Left to navigate an unwieldy bureaucracy on ...
Dutch health insurance: make sure you check your policy
Dutch health insurance premiums and provisions fluctuate every year so it is definitely worthwhile checking whether your current insurance policy still suits your needs and your budget. The end of the year is the time when Dutch health insurance ...
City Council Crossing Fingers on Health Insurance Injunction
Evansville leaders have less than a month to finalize fire department contracts, and with it health insurance changes before next year. Rising health care costs have been a tense topic in the latter half of 2016, but the city passed a budget in October ...
Warning over huge hikes in health insurance costs
Health insurance expert Dermot Goode, founder of Totalhealthcover, said that up to 400,000 Irish people with health insurance plans were due to receive notices of renewal this month alone for 2017 and claimed that they would face “massive price hikes” ...