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  • Legislative leaders: Session likely headed for overtime over Medicaid impasse

    Legislative leaders: Session likely headed for overtime over Medicaid impasse
    TALLAHASSEE – Lawmakers will likely need a special session to resolve a deadlock between the House and Senate over health care spending, top lawmakers from the House and Senate said Wednesday. “If we’re not (agreeing on Medicaid...
  • Hospitals, UnitedHealthcare Reach Agreement

    Hospitals, UnitedHealthcare Reach Agreement
    HARTFORD — A contract battle between UnitedHealthcare and the parent company of Hartford Hospital and The Hospital of Central Connecticut concluded after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, less than two hours before the existing agreement expired. The...
  • Scott's backpedaling on Medicaid bad news: My Word

    Scott's backpedaling on Medicaid bad news: My Word
    Just when it looked as if Florida might do the right thing and accept federal money to provide health-care coverage for about 800,000 of the state's working poor, Gov. Rick Scott throws a wrench in the works. Scott, who in 2013 backed taking some $51...
  • Thousands on Peninsula signed up for Affordable Care Act health insurance

    Thousands on Peninsula signed up for Affordable Care Act health insurance
    With just a couple of weeks left in the Affordable Care Act's special enrollment period for health insurance in 2015, the federal government has released more details on those who signed up during the primary open enrollment, which ended Feb. 15. The...
  • Senate ramps up Medicaid push, still deadlocked with House

    Senate ramps up Medicaid push, still deadlocked with House
    TALLAHASSEE – Flanked by business executives and advocates, Senate President Andy Gardiner, R-Orlando, prodded the House to negotiate with him over a Senate plan to expand Medicaid with what he calls “conservative guardrails.” “&...
  • Survey: Nearly 9 in 10 US adults now have health insurance

    Underlining a change across the nation, nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive survey released Monday. As recently as 2013, slightly more than 8 out of 10 had coverage. Whether the new number from the...
  • Legal Aid of North Carolina to help with ACA sign-up

    Health care specialists with Legal Aid of North Carolina are offering to help the uninsured or underinsured get affordable health coverage during a special enrollment period. The agency's so-called health care navigators are available for one-on-one...
  • State's top medical official should speak up on health insurance

    State's top medical official should speak up on health insurance
    Florida's Senate Health Policy Committee was right to postpone confirmation last week of Department of Health Secretary John Armstrong, who refused to opine on a Senate bill that would provide health coverage to more than 800,000 uninsured residents....
  • Thousands Could Face Higher Rates Wednesday If Hartford HealthCare, Insurer Talks Fail

    Thousands Could Face Higher Rates Wednesday If Hartford HealthCare, Insurer Talks Fail
    Thousands of UnitedHealthcare customers will have to pay higher, out-of-network rates starting Wednesday at Hartford Hospital and the Hospital of Central Connecticut, or they will have to seek care elsewhere, if the health insurer and the health system...
  • Nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance

    Underlining a change across the nation,nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive survey released Monday. As recently as 2013, slightly more than 8 out of 10 had coverage. Whether the new number from the...
  • Community Digest: County offers discount on Independence Grove beach pass

    Community Digest: County offers discount on Independence Grove beach pass
    Upcoming community events, opportunities and offers in Lake County include a discount on beach passes, a bike resale event, Earth Day activities, community service efforts and a pet vaccination clinic. Libertyville Discounted passes: Season passes...