Students covered under their parent’s health care will find two major regulation changes starting Sept. 23.Under the Affordable Health Care Act, the new changes will include the age at which students will be covered and the number of credit hours a student has to be enrolled in.
News coverage reflects the ways in which employers, employees and unemployed people are confronting health care costs. Employees are resisting state and local government efforts to shift more health costs to workers, The Wall Street Journal reports. “On Thursday, a Michigan judge heard arguments in two of three lawsuits filed by public-school unions and retirees who opposed a new law that for …
WASHINGTON — After months of being pummeled by Republican attacks on the new health care law, the Obama administration and its allies are striking back with a wide-ranging campaign to stem public disaffection with the health overhaul ahead of the November elections.
A national organization has alerted the White House and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services about provisions in the new health care plan that could make it impossible for public and private universities to offer certain types of student health insurance.The American Council on Education said the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act would imperil certain plans commonly self …
Concerns over health care reform and the mounting national debt dominated two area town halls held Friday by U.S. Rep. Mike Ross, D-Ark.
CHILLICOTHE — Health care was high on the agenda when U.S. Senate candidate Rob Portman stopped in Chillicothe Thursday with current Sen. George Voinovich, whose seat Portman hopes to win this fall.
Title: Health Care Gap May Raise Rates of Colorectal Cancer Death in Blacks Category: Health News Created: 8/25/2010 10:10:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 8/25/2010
There are many questions surrounding health care legislation drafted by President Obama. Department of Health and Human Services officials are helping answer some of them.
Health care has historically been a defensive sector of the stock market. It continues to underperform in an environment in which many would have predicted it would do better. This is because there’s a lack of leadership in the household names: Merck , Pfizer , Johnson & Johnson , Medtronic . In the next 6 to 12 months, none of these companies will be in the early phases of — or about to engage …
Newburgh Dr. Michelle Koury, Chief Operating Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare, will discuss “Health Care Reform: A Medical Group Practice Perspective” at the Orange County Chamber’s Wednesday, Sept. 22, membership breakfast, which will begin at 7:27 a.m. at the Ramada Inn in Newburgh.
News coverage reflects the ways in which employers, employees and unemployed people are confronting health care costs.
Ramsay Health Care Ltd. , Australia’s biggest private hospital operator, said full-year profit rose 39 percent as it cut costs and attracted more patients.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 25 (HealthDay News) — Unequal health care may explain why black colorectal cancer patients have a much higher death rate than white patients, a new U.S. study suggests.
Laurel Ridge Health Care Center at 642 Danbury Road in Ridgefield, will continue its Healthy Life: Live Well lecture series Thursday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m., with Jean Thompson, social worker in the Case Management at Norwalk Hospital, who will discuss Health Care Planning and Advanced Directives.
JAMA. 2010;304(8):899-900. doi:10.1001/jama.2010.1209 Debate surrounding health care reform and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) was contentious and focused mainly on disagreement about the costs of providing insurance to more Americans.