When you’re a newlyweds or a single parent, your health insurance coverage can be hard to come by.In addition to the basics like maternity care and prescription drug coverage, you might be left with a high deductible or copayment if you have a high risk of becoming a victim of domestic violence.That means you may […]
Health care bills are surging, but some of the biggest health care costs will come in the next year, as states launch new vaccines.A new study released Tuesday shows that the cost of health care will increase by about $3,500 by the end of 2021, and that the costs will be a lot higher by […]
Health care proxy companies like HMOs, COBRA, and the COBAR are all under investigation for selling fake health insurance products.The investigation is centered on a fake health plan that was sold by the Colorado Springs-based Healthcare Proxy.The company claims to provide an alternative to the Obamacare program, called Health Insurance Exchanges.Health Insurance Proxy is one […]
There’s a growing recognition that Democrats are struggling to deliver high-quality care in many of their rural states, despite President Trump’s promise to help.“The White House rhetoric on rural healthcare has really caught people by surprise,” said Sam Schreiner, CEO of the National Rural Health Association, a trade group.“It’s really hard for people to understand […]
Trump administration officials have promised to roll back the health care law as part of a massive restructuring of the U.S. health care system, but critics say the plan is more about shifting power to health care providers than improving care for patients.
On this week’s episode of The Agenda, the hosts talk to Dr. Andrew Bickford, co-author of the book, The Quest for the Perfect Medical Tourism: The Journey to the Perfect Health Care System.Dr. Bickfords first visit to Canada was to the United States where he spent four months teaching English at a small medical college.He […]
Ottawa’s Health Department has launched a campaign to improve the public perception of its nurse-led chaplaincies.A new video, released Monday, shows a young woman explaining that she is not a nurse, but an ambulance nurse, and that she has been a nurse for three years.The video was part of a new campaign to increase the […]
Hurricane Florence has already caused major damage and displaced more than 10,000 people across the Carolinas.The National Hurricane Center said it could cause catastrophic flooding and destruction in parts of the Carolina region.
Posted February 05, 2018 10:57:33The federal health care law is the biggest political disaster of the year.President Donald Trump signed the bill into law on Jan. 6, 2018, but many Republicans have argued that the law would lead to higher premiums and fewer choices for millions of Americans.The law’s signature provisions have been controversial, with […]
NEW JERSEY, N.J. — New Jersey Gov.Chris Christie signed a bill Tuesday that would make it easy for people to enroll on the state’s health care exchanges and will expand the eligibility for health care services like dental and vision care.The bill, sponsored by Democratic Assemblyman Paul LoBiondo and Republican Assemblywoman Mary Pat Flaherty, would […]