| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Most expatriates say health care in other countries is cheaper, and often better, than it is in the United States. That's a good thing, too, because Medicare doesn't cover health care outside of the U.S.
You may be able to pay out of pocket for most of...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Health insurance can be confusing, particularly for people who've never had it before. There is so much terminology to learn and many different plans to from which to choose. Below we try to help break it down for you.
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| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:08 PM
(Reuters) - Home Depot Inc is shifting medical coverage for part-time workers to new public marketplace exchanges ahead of new benefits requirements under the U.S. Affordable Care Act, a spokesman said on Thursday.
The world's largest home improvement...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Small businesses buying health coverage for their employees through a new state insurance marketplace could pay anywhere from 5 percent less to 15 percent more in premiums next year under rates Maryland regulators approved Tuesday.
The Maryland Insurance...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:28 PM
New U.S. Census figures show that the number of Americans with health insurance increased last year from 2011, due largely to the first wave of Baby Boomers reaching the Medicare eligibility age of 65.
"That's primarily driven by the white, non-...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Bernardo “Bernie” Fernandez, M.D., is the president of Cleveland Clinic Florida, a world-renowned academic medical center with locations in Weston and West Palm Beach, Florida. Employing over 200 physicians in approximately 35 medical...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:17 PM
For Florida residents hoping to purchase coverage through the new health insurance exchange, options will largely depend on where they live, according to new information from the state's Office of Insurance Regulation.
As of this month, 10 insurance...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:19 AM
With full implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) less than two months away, Marylanders may expect their health insurance to become more affordable. It's right there in the title of the law, after all. However, if you plan on buying an individual...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Aetna Inc. said Friday it canceled plans to sell insurance on Maryland's new health insurance exchange, set to open Oct. 1 as part of the federal health care reform law, after regulators cut the rates it could charge consumers for its plans.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Maryland regulators have released the details of the rates they have approved for the nine companies that want to sell policies on the state's new health insurance exchange as part of the Affordable Care Act, and the average rates for individuals buying...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
A Washington County developer has purchased land along Hagerstown’s Dual Highway where cars have been sold for generations, and is planning to build a large office and commercial building there in about two years.
The four-acre site, long the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:56 PM
(Reuters) - Aetna Inc has decided not to sell insurance on New York's individual health insurance exchange, which is being created under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law, the fifth state where it has reversed course in recent weeks.