| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Newly approved rates for health plans that will be sold in the individual market through Maryland’s new health benefit exchange will have some of the lowest costs among the 12 states that have either proposed or approved rates, the state’s...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Marylanders who buy health insurance on a state exchange under health reform could see their premiums jump as much as 25 percent under rates approved by state regulators, but those increases are less than insurers sought.
| 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...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:10 PM
The Obama administration may have delayed a key provision of the Affordable Care Act concerning businesses last week, but another provision that would affect those businesses' employees — the mandate that they must have health insurance next year...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Fifteen insurance companies or their subsidiaries have applied to provide health insurance plans through Pennsylvania's Obamacare exchange, the Pennsylvania Insurance Department said Thursday.
They include Aetna, each of the four nonprofit "blue"...
| 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.
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:12 PM
With the Oct. 1 rollout of a major facet of the Affordable Care Act on the horizon, you'll be hearing a lot about the glitches, loopholes and shortcomings of this most important restructuring of America's healthcare system in our lifetimes. Here are a...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Some part-time city employees will be able to buy medical insurance as Laguna Beach begins to comply with the Affordable Care Act.
City employees who work more than 30 hours may purchase health coverage through a health-maintenance organization...
| Sep 11, 2013
As the Hampton University Proton Therapy Institute completes its third year of treating cancer patients — half of them for prostate cancer — insurance companies across the country are dropping coverage for proton beam therapy for early stage...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 4:00 AM
With an estimated construction cost of nearly $30 million, a network of roads that eventually will connect Eastern Boulevard North to Robinwood Drive is viewed by Washington County officials as a remedy to growing congestion on two major Hagerstown...