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  • Sophia Bera: Gen Y's health savings plan

    Millennials who don't need much health care often choose cheaper insurance with a high deductible. If you're in that age group, a great complement to your plan is a health savings account, which helps you fund your health care costs until you meet the...
  • Alburtis council releases proposed police contract

    Alburtis council releases proposed police contract
    Alburtis Borough Council and its police officers have stalled in negotiations for a new three-year contract and could be headed before an arbitrator to resolve salary and health care-related issues if the union does not accept the borough's proposal....
  • Affordable Care Act health enrollment in Virginia 'on track'

    Affordable Care Act health enrollment in Virginia 'on track'
    The government released the first state-by-state numbers for health-insurance enrollment through the federally run state marketplace Tuesday. In the first month, by Dec. 15, the deadline for Jan. 1 coverage through Affordable Care Act plans, Virginia...
  • Another 2.5 million signed up for health insurance through ACA marketplace in late December

    Another 2.5 million signed up for health insurance through ACA marketplace in late December
    On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported that 4 million people had signed up for health insurance through the marketplaces established by the Affordable Care Act through Dec. 15, the latest for coverage to start Jan. 1, 2015....
  • Arizona Supreme Court deals blow to Gov. Brewer by allowing challenge to Medicaid expansion

    The Arizona Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed a lawsuit challenging Gov. Jan Brewer's Medicaid expansion plan to move forward, a decision that deals a major blow to the governor's signature achievement just days before she leaves office. The high...
  • Republicans in Congress prepare assault on Obama policies

    WASHINGTON The new Republican-run Congress convenes Tuesday eager to pursue a dream the party's been chasing for six years: Dilute, dismantle or defang key Obama administration policies on immigration, environment, health care and more. First up this...
  • Hogan's pick for health chief says he'll avoid conflicts

    Hogan's pick for health chief says he'll avoid conflicts
    Van T. Mitchell, an Annapolis lobbyist who is Gov.-elect Larry Hogan's choice to serve as Maryland's health secretary, said Friday he will recuse himself from considering matters that involve his former clients. Mitchell is part of a lobbying firm that...
  • Little fuss as businesses comply with new mandate

    Little fuss as businesses comply with new mandate
    After years of heartache and hand-wringing, the Affordable Care Act's infamous employer mandate has become reality with hardly a whimper. "We got it all together, and we moved on," said Jim Fris, chief operating officer of PJW Restaurant Group, the...
  • Since Obamacare, L.A. County ER visits show hospitals in 'state of flux'

    Since Obamacare, L.A. County ER visits show hospitals in 'state of flux'
    A key measure of hospital emergency room use in Los Angeles County shows continued growth during the first six months of Obamacare, but also points to shifting patterns of where patients are choosing to receive urgent medical treatment. With the...
  • Access to information critical despite trade offs: Front Burner

    A recent study published in Forbes shows that 80 percent of patients are concerned about the safety of their health information. And they should be. Our data will never be 100 percent secure. This is a reality we all face as denizens of the 21st...
  • Obamacare rate hikes in Cook County held in check by competition

     Obamacare rate hikes in Cook County held in check by competition
    As health insurers compete for a second year on the federal marketplace in Illinois, Cook County residents are seeing relatively low rate increases and an array of options for 2015, a Tribune analysis shows. But downstate, the picture is different:...