Yesterday's blog posting featured an article from the Washington Post about how health insurers are succeeding spectacularly with hefty marginal profit increases by diverting an increasing revenue
So said Becky Smith, a Utah mother, after she discovered that covering her child with the family health insurance policy would increase her premium more than 80% (find the story in the Salt Lake Tr
A recent report from the National Institute for Health Care Management (find it here) asserts that higher hospital prices m
Whether provisions of the Affordable Care Act actually stabilize a less well off family's health benefit was the subject of an article published in the 11/30/11 edition of the New England Journal o
Years ago I heard the CEO of a for-profit managed care organization in Nevada argue that for-profit health care corporations were better for society than non-profit health care organizations becaus
The US Department of Health and Human Services issued a bulletin yesterday (find it here)co
The Salt Lake Tribune published an article earlier this week with a headline indicating that Obama-Care will be a significant financial boon to underinsured patients (find the article
Dr. Lloyd Krieger, a plastic surgeon and self-proclaimed investor in health care companies, decries Obama-Care in a Wall Street Journal op ed piece published Feb. 23, 2011.
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that private health insurers are seeing a big profit taking opportunity in the coming expansion of Medicaid, which is a requirement of Obama-care (find the arti
Budget committees in both houses of the California Legislature have approved changes to Medi-Cal (California's version of Medicaid) which will require co-payments from beneficiaries at the time of
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