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November 27, 2013
Are ACOs Really Different from HMOs?
Engaging the Chronic Care Patient
Sebelius: 'significantly different' for Nov. 30 deadline
Obamacare won't get 7 million enrollees in 2014
Three ways Obamacare is changing how a hospital cares for patients
ME allows Anthem to renew health plans due for cancellation under Obamacare
Why 23andMe terrifies health insurance companies
New pitch for health initiative: Mind your mom. Get insured.
November 26, 2013
Displaying Lab Prices on EHR Systems Cuts Costs
AHA: Hospital RAC Audits Rising
Healthcare website won't be perfect on Dec. 1, administration says
States are better at running Obamacare than the federal government
Tracking the abysmal success rate of the federal healthcare exchange
Health exchanges brace for a December deluge
OH says board acted within law in Medicaid case
Snarls in retooled MA insurance site
November 25, 2013
Enrollment delay for healthcare law coverage raises concerns for insurers
No No problem, private sites say
Medicaid expansion faces major logistical challenges among the homeless
Opinion: Some good news on healthcare
In rural KY, healthcare debate takes back seat as the long-uninsured line up
CO ads use sex and alcohol to sell health insurance repairs: Traffic goal in sight estimates may be misleading
Dose of shame included in healthcare for poor
November 22, 2013
Workflow Changes Could Relieve PCP Shortage
White House moves forward with Obamacare fix
Obama's insurance fix won't affect many
Healthcare industry vested in success of Obamacare
Experts: fix needs more time, money
CA encouraged by health plan enrollment
Close for security reasons, experts say
Spending more and getting less for healthcare
November 21, 2013
Spending on Vascular Care Has Little Effect on Amputations
Limited patient choice next health overhaul issue
Obamacare bailout sought as effort planned to bypass site
Many exchange health plans exclude top hospitals
Applicants find health website is improving, but not fast enough
Lower health increases could spur job growth, analysts say
Healthcare regulator's move to Kaiser under investigation
Former NJ doctor sentenced for $19M billing fraud
November 20, 2013
Push to renew health plans finds unlikely state allies
How Population Health Analytics Opens Opportunities for Better Care
Up to 40 percent of Obamacare's 'back office' functions yet to be built, tech chief says
Safety-net hospitals lose more under Medicare's quality-based payments
Doctors complain they will be paid less by exchange plans
Doctors, hospitals catch goofs on WA state insurance exchange
Baptist Health System settles $3.5 million federal false claims lawsuit
November 19, 2013
Officials were warned about health site woes
Physician Executive Compensation Growth Slow, but Healthy
Health insurers face an uncertain future
Obamacare gives states grants to cut health costs
Medicare's failure to track doctors wastes billions on name-brand drugs
Democrats downplay lawmaker defections over ACA
MA consumers cannot keep canceled health plans
Physician payment reform matters to cancer patients
November 18, 2013
AHA: Hospitals Can Pay Patients' HIX Premiums
Opinion: How we got Obamacare to work goal is for 80% of users to be able to enroll for insurance
Obama's fix for canceled plans throws insurers a curveball
Opinion: American healthcare: Too much, too late?
Healthcare deductibles a shock to MI consumers errors below 1%
November 15, 2013
OIG Calls for More Scrutiny of Medicare Hospital Outlier Payments
Insurers aren't keen on Obama's pledge to extend coverage
Nearly 1,500 hospitals penalized under Medicare program rating quality
Obamacare will create healthcare jobs
CA takes down 10 fake Obamacare websites
FL may have to prop up Medicaid pay for doctors
Opinion: Health reform's problems run deeper than a glitchy website
Obama gives people an extra year to keep health insurance
November 14, 2013
Anatomy of a Readmissions Master Plan
Health law enrollment figures far lower than initial estimates
Officials say they don't know cost of health website fixes
Washington state is making health exchange work
November 13, 2013
1 in 5 Hospital Patients Who Leave AMA Are Uninsured
Officials appeal to frustrated users: Come back
New US heart guidelines back stronger therapies for high-risk patients
Anthem Blue Cross extends some canceled policies
Is Obamacare driving doctors to refuse insurance?
Idaho board keeping HIX inquiry secret
November 12, 2013
Insurers press for way around
Debate Over Delaying Individual Mandate Grows Louder
Physicians-for-Hire Must Tread Carefully enrollment falls far short of target
Problems with federal health portal also stymie Medicaid enrollment
Obamacare rollout: Doctors concerned about patients, care, fees
Report: OR has zero healthcare enrollees
Opinion: Hospitals too must reform under Obamacare
November 11, 2013
SLIDESHOW: HealthLeaders Media CEO Exchange, 2013
Hospitals Address Compounding Concerns
Cuts in hospital subsidies threaten safety-net care
Obama fires back at critics after apologizing for healthcare debacle
Rush is on to get healthcare now, with high-deductible plans looming in 2014
White House relying more on insurance carriers to help fix
Adjoining states face differences with healthcare law
Con men prey on confusion over healthcare act
Beyond 'I'm sorry': 5 ideas to help make Obamacare work
In MA, healthcare prices remain hard to get
S.F. programmers build alternative to
November 8, 2013
CT AG asks HHS to probe United Healthcare
EHR Interoperability Remains Elusive
CEO Exchange: Physician Leadership Seen as Crucial
Obama personally apologizes for Americans losing health coverage
Obamacare isn't facing a 'death spiral'
How Obamacare will change employer-provided insurance
10 Republican senators want Sebelius fired over Obamacare rollout
How states actively prevent people from learning about healthcare plans
NH hospital excluded from network to get hearing
November 7, 2013
Top US insurer sees weak Obamacare sign-ups, prepares for delay
Sebelius rejects delays to get time to repair problems at health site
Government healthcare IT official leaves
President touts Obamacare as 'universal healthcare'
Humana sees lower profit due to spending on exchanges, Medicaid
November 6, 2013
HCA Posts Strong, Tenet 'Solid' 3Q Earnings
Surgeons' Disrupted Sleep Not a Safety Factor
Tavenner faces questions from Senate panel that helped write health law
Two US hospital chains dismiss Obamacare technical woes
Notes reveal chaotic White House talks on healthcare site
CA insurance chief faults health exchange for cancellations
Anthem Blue Cross is sued over policy cancellations
Grocery chain branches out into healthcare
November 5, 2013
Malpractice Insurance Strategies Evolve as Docs Get Hired
HHS: Expect more outages at
Obamacare finally gets real for America
21% of Obamacare visitors have enrolled
ACA could be further hamstrung by shortage of doctors
Study points to 'imbalance' in spending on doctor training
Hollywood targeted to give healthcare law a boost
November 4, 2013
Under healthcare act, millions eligible for free policies
Medicare Pays $23M in Dead Claims
Intermountain Generating Population Health Data, Revenue
Canceled health insurance plans add to angst of change
2014 health insurance costs rising more
So you found an exchange plan. But can you find a provider?
Only 6 able to sign up on's first day, documents show How political fear was pitted against technical needs and the inevitably digital future of American governance
Is the future? We ask a health futurist
Opinion: Who's responsible for healthcare?
November 1, 2013
3 in 4 Patients Want E-mail Consultations
Readmission Rates Stubborn, Even Among Best Hospitals
Contrite White House spurns health law's critics
Lawmakers want to stop fee-for-service Medicare payments
US lawmaker subpoenas Sebelius for Obamacare documents
Doctors are enlisted to aid both sides on healthcare law
Obamacare marketing push on hold
Cigna CEO: Canceled US health plans are disruptive part of reform
Lawmakers offer new Medicare plan for paying doctors