StrategyCory Gardner's Bill Has as Much to Do With Politics as Preexisting Conditions
Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo) said in a tweet on September 15 he authored legislation "to guarantee coverage to people with...
StrategyMedStar, CareFirst Launch Value-based Care Partnership
The partnership aims to save $400 million over the next seven years using proactive care and improving access to care...
StrategyLights, Camera, No Action: Insurance Woes Beset Entertainment Industry Workers
From Broadway to Hollywood, many actors, directors, backstage workers, musicians and others in the performing arts face coverage suspensions.
FinanceWith No Legal Guardrails for Patients, Ambulances Drive Surprise Medical Billing
Studies show the majority of ambulance rides leave patients saddled with hundreds of dollars in out-of-network medical bills
InnovationObamacare Co-Ops Down From 23 to Final '3 Little Miracles'
Today, co-ops cover about 128,000 people, just 1% of the 11 million Obamacare enrollees who get coverage through the exchanges.
Covid-19A Doctor Went to His Own Employer for a COVID-19 Antibody Test. It Cost $10,984.
Physicians Premier ER charged Dr. Zachary Sussman's insurance $10,984 for his COVID-19 antibody test even though Sussman worked for the...
StrategyCalifornia Fines Aetna $500K for Wrongful Denial of EMS Claims
Aetna says it is working to correct the problem and is cooperating with state insurance regulators.
Opposition to Obamacare Becomes Political Liability for GOP Incumbents
Public sentiment about the ACA, also known as Obamacare, has shifted considerably during the Trump administration.
FinanceHospital Revenue Loss is Most Important Healthcare Trend Going Forward
Other top trends include the implications of delayed care, increased telehealth usage, and a decline in commercial insurance enrollment.
StrategyCleveland Clinic, Aetna Launch Co-branded ACO
Employers contracting with Aetna Whole Health ? Cleveland Clinic could save as much as 10% in healthcare spending by choosing...
StrategyJury Awards ER Docs $9.4M in Centene Breach of Contract Suit
Plaintiffs say the final award is expected to reach $13 million with attorneys' fees and interest. Centene said it will...
StrategySCOTUS Schedules ACA Oral Arguments for Nov. 10
The consolidated California v. Azar and Texas v. Azar will be heard one week after the presidential election, but a...