| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Virginia is fourth behind Florida, Texas and Georgia in the number of enrollees who have not supplied required documentation regarding their citizenship or immigration status to support their application for insurance through the Affordable Care Act's...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:11 PM
What to do with children who enter our country illegally is very perplexing and not easily solved. There is no magical answer. Our border patrol is required to give these children within 72 hours to the Department of Health and Human Services.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Nearly 1 million Floridians enrolled in insurance through the Affordable Care Act can expect refunds averaging $65 because of a part of the law that requires insurance companies to spend at least 80 percent of their money paying for health care, the U.S....
| Jul 1, 2014
From Justice Sam Alito's majority opinion: We must decide in these cases whether the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 (RFRA), permits the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to demand that three closely held corporations...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Developers of apps for mobile devices are asking a U.S. agency to clarify its rules for protecting patient health information to reflect the fast-evolving technology.
On Monday, a consortium of start-ups including CareSync, AirStrip and AngelMD, sent a...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:36 PM
An Allentown primary care center is among 38 in Pennsylvania that will receive federal funding to expand access to its services.
Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley will receive $197,148, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Federal health officials have awarded $3.5 million in Affordable Care Act funds to 14 community health centers in Maryland. The money will go to hire 60 new workers, expand hours and increase access to primary care.
The money will also go to expand...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:35 PM
As a corrupt Chicago cop, Ali Haleem used his badge and connections to enrich and advance himself, prosecutors say.
After his arrest in an FBI sting more than six years ago, Haleem used those same attributes to become a productive federal informant,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Frank J. Russell, the former owner of a carpet company who was a longtime Salvation Army volunteer and an accomplished portrait artist, died of pneumonia Aug. 28 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 79.
"He was a very gifted artist, and there is...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Months after the Affordable Care Act's first open enrollment period made headlines with technical woes and a rush of last-minute sign-ups, a less-publicized push is underway to insure people whose lives have recently changed.
Marriage, birth, a move...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:10 PM
There are environmental factors to consider, Rhonda Harmon noted, but also two simple explanations: people love spending time at the beach, and in our culture, some equate beauty with a really great tan.
“Most people, I think it’s fair to...