Hospital Letter Urging Patient to Start ‘Fundraising Effort’ to Pay for Heart Treatment Seen...

"'You can't have a heart unless you do GoFundMe for 10K' is not a just system." As progressive lawmakers and healthcare experts have frequently pointed out in recent months, few growing trends have laid bare...

Trump Admin Favored Corporations In Opposing Breastfeeding Resolution

The U.S. threatened nations supporting the resolution, according to The New York Times -- until Russia stepped in. President Donald Trump’s administration put the interests of corporations over efforts to protect children’s nutrition earlier this...

Assess Insurance Needs

You manage risk at the portfolio level; here's how to address it in other parts of your plan. One of Warren Buffett's most famous maxims is that there are two rules of investing. The first...

How Donald Trump Is Driving Up Health Insurance Premiums

Health insurance premiums for 2018 are on the rise for many, and for that, most of the blame falls squarely on the shoulders of President Trump. In recent days, a bevy of insurers have announced...

Blockchain In Health Care: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

We hear a lot of talk about blockchain in healthcare and for good reason. Distributed ledger and/or blockchain technology is a hot topic in innumerable fields, ranging from finance to law to logistics and...

Should Consumers Ever Prepay a Hospital Bill?

More hospitals are pushing patients to pay in advance. In some cases it may make sense. Two days before Katherine Lynch was due to give birth to her daughter, she got a call from the...

Nine companies hiring now that cover 100% of employee health insurance premiums

Since 2001, the number of employers on Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list who provide full health coverage to employees has dropped from 34 percent to just 9 percent in 2016. But employee...

Will Your Health Insurance Cover You Overseas?

How to get and pay for the treatment you need if you get sick abroad If you’re traveling abroad this summer, the last thing you probably want to think about is what you'll do if...

Lisa Murkowski Says She’s OK With Killing The Health Insurance Mandate

Projections suggest millions will lose coverage; the Alaska senator says she simply wants to allow choice.

The world’s most liveable city is in Europe — and U.S. didn’t even make...

The annual Mercer Quality of Living Survey is out, and not a single U.S. city even comes close to making the top 20. To get to the first U.S. city on Mercer’s list of most...

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