September 20, 2013

Only half of the uninsured Americans expected to gain health coverage next year will do so due to a Supreme Court decision that allows states to decide individually whether to expand Medicaid coverage to the poor under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to published reports.

August 8, 2013

Of all the policies to come out of the Obama administration, few have caused more controversy and greater uncertainty than healthcare reform.

October 11, 2012

Thirteen million more Americans had health insurance in June 2012 than 18 months earlier, according to a new report by BusinessOne Technologies, a healthcare technology and data company.

June 18, 2012

Americans still are forgoing or delaying health care on account of the economy, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation, which recently released its May Health Tracking Poll.

May 16, 2012

I am the 99%. And thank God for that. But it’s not what you think. This isn’t about radical politics and class warfare. I’m not looking to tax the 1%. I just want them to take better care of themselves. And I’m definitely not the only one. More and more, payers, insurers and big government are all looking at ways to get this group to live a little healthier. 

April 26, 2011

Many U.S. voters are in favor of expanding the use of nurse practitioners for routine medical care, and most believe that the quality of health care would improve if routine care was handled by nurse practitioners and doctors were able to focus more on challenging healthcare issues, according to the findings of a recent survey.

February 16, 2011

As employers try to engage employees in health management programs to slow healthcare cost inflation, fewer employees are placing a high priority on managing and improving their health, according to a survey released Wednesday of more than 9,000 employees at large and midsize employers, conducted by Towers Watson.

January 19, 2011

The drive by Republicans to overturn the landmark health-reform legislation enacted last year threatens the health of as many as 129 million Americans with pre-existing conditions, the Obama administration’s top health official warned Tuesday.

December 7, 2010

WASHINGTON — Proclaiming the potential cost-saving benefits of its signature legislative accomplishment, the massive health-reform bill enacted earlier this year, the White House is projecting that the Affordable Care Act will reduce average costs per patient enrolled in Medicare by thousands of dollars over the next decade.

November 24, 2010

This is part of the future of health care that Walgreens envisioned when it first began to make a major commitment to specialty pharmacy — it knew it could save payers and patients a whole lot of money.

November 11, 2010

There’s been quite an uproar following healthcare reform’s flexible spending account proposal that in January...

November 4, 2010

That Medicare doesn’t universally cover the use of retail clinics — and even create a...

September 26, 2010

The spotlight is shining brighter and brighter on worksite clinics as employers work to rein...

September 8, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Sept. 8 unveiled, a website designed to...

September 1, 2010

Workers on average are paying nearly $4,000 this year toward the cost of family health...

August 9, 2010

As elderly patients have found improved coverage of prescription drugs after enrolling in Medicare Part...

August 4, 2010

With unemployment rates remaining at an all-time high, 1-in-5 Americans chose not to seek medical...

June 9, 2010

Of the 82% of consumers surveyed who considered themselves "well" or "adequately" insured, nearly all...

May 3, 2010

Despite widespread media coverage on healthcare reform, political debates and legislative initiatives over the past...

March 22, 2010

Capping a tumultuous, yearlong battle that came to define both his presidency and the increasingly...

March 4, 2010

Greenway Medical Technologies, a provider of electronic health records, ambulatory health care and clinical research...

February 11, 2010

In an act of defiance against the Obama administration’s plan for healthcare reform, the Virginia...

January 28, 2010

Was the massive effort by the White House and congressional Democrats to overhaul the nation’s...

October 8, 2009

After months of hard-edged wrangling in Congress, on the Sunday morning political gab fests, on...