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Health Insurance

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  • Generic drug prices skyrocket in past year

     Generic drug prices skyrocket in past year
    After calling for a routine prescription refill, Craig Elliott got a rude shock: His bill was going up fivefold. The 44-year-old piano tuner and guitar instructor from Elgin, who has health insurance, used to pay $20 for a three-month supply of his...
  • Mayo: Obamacare Year 2 - Bugs gone, but more bumps ahead

    Mayo: Obamacare Year 2 - Bugs gone, but more bumps ahead
    Here we go again: Time for the second round of Obamacare health insurance enrollment. Last year's theme was, "Help! The website keeps crashing and I can't get signed up!" This year, things seem smoother on the technology end, but there are plenty of...
  • Threat to health subsidies pressures state's decision to create exchange

    Threat to health subsidies pressures state's decision to create exchange
    A legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act and two imminent deadlines are putting pressure on Illinois to act to set up a state-based health insurance exchange or risk losing subsidies that help thousands of residents pay their premiums. A pending U....
  • Cover vision therapy

    Developmental visual disorders -- problems with eye tracking, convergence and visual sequencing --create obstacles and challenges for children learning to read, as well as learning other life skills. When two of my children were diagnosed with visual...
  • High volume slows Maryland's health exchange website

    High volume slows Maryland's health exchange website
    Heavy volume on the newly opened Maryland health exchange website pushed those looking to buy insurance into virtual waiting rooms for up to a half-hour Wednesday morning. Wednesday had been billed as the day the public would gain full access to the...
  • State Insurance Chief To Leave Dec. 11

    State Insurance Chief To Leave Dec. 11
    State Insurance Commissioner Thomas B. Leonardi, who led the department for nearly four years and traveled widely as an industry expert, is resigning to take a job with a New York investment firm. Leonardi, 60, is taking a job at Evercore Partners Inc.,...
  • State health plan a full time benefit for part time legislators

    One of the richest perks you get with part-time work as a legislator is access to what's just about the best deal on health insurance in Virginia. More than 100 state legislators get the insurance and more than 200 of their dependents are covered, too....
  • Southland employers expect 4.8% hike in health-benefit costs

    Southland employers expect 4.8% hike in health-benefit costs
    Southern California employers expect their health-benefit costs to rise 4.8% next year as the economy recovers and mandates under the federal health law kick in, a new survey shows. Nationwide, more people are expected to sign up for health benefits...
  • Top insurers overstated doctor networks, California regulators charge

    Top insurers overstated doctor networks, California regulators charge
    Bolstering a chief complaint about Obamacare coverage, California regulators said two major health insurers violated state law by overstating the number of doctors available to patients. More than 25% of physicians listed by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue...
  • Jonathan Gruber's not-so-revealing revelations about Obamacare

    Poor Jonathan Gruber. Having written the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act all by his lonesome, he now has to watch the accolades heaped upon the law upon its passage turn into denunciations because he revealed the shocking truth about its...
  • State details payments to former contractor on botched health exchange

    State details payments to former contractor on botched health exchange
    With the staggered rollout of the Maryland health exchange's new website going as planned — and about 500 applications for health insurance completed in the first two days — officials paused to offer a window into the costs associated with the...