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Opinion: HSAs lucrative for insurers, costly for consumers
In its ongoing attempt to weaken a key provision of the healthcare reform law -- the one that requires insurers to...
The New IT Landscape For Health Insurers
Periodically, a dramatic change in an industry enables chief information officers to step up and play a decisive role...
Can chance make you a killer?
Imagine you are a hospital doctor. Some patients die. But how many is too many before you or your hospital are labelled...
Web Exclusive: Can a Health Plan Stall an Epidemic?
As policymakers and health leaders look for ways to reduce healthcare costs through major reforms, UnitedHealthcare has...
Web Exclusive: A Necessity, Not an Option: Rethinking ED Systems
Emergency departments nationwide deserve gold stars for their creativity in mitigating the effects of overcrowding by...
Web Exclusive: Is Self-Management the Future of DM?
Empowering the individual patient to take control of his or her health could become the next frontier for disease...
Web Exclusive: CDHPs Doomed Without Physician Support
A recent study showed that most primary care physicians don't understand CDHPs and medical savings accounts, and don't...
Web Exclusive: Critical Test Result Management: Time for Solutions
Due to communication errors within American hospitals, many patients suffer consequences from delayed communication of...
Web Exclusive: What Small Businesses Want
If health plans expect to grow in the future, they will need to do a better job of reversing (or at least slowing) the...
Sky is Not Falling in Managed Care
The current financial calamity may not affect health insurers as much as other industries, but there is an impact to...