It Should Be Criminal to Let Health Insurers Deny Coverage Based on Pre-Existing Conditions

Instead, the Trump administration, Florida, and 19 other states are fighting in court to make it permissible business again Imagine this scenario. Flagler County Sheriff’s deputies are arresting a man for domestic violence. They read...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questions why US pays for ‘unlimited war’ but not Medicare-for-all

Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questioned why Republicans are happy to pay for tax cuts and "unlimited war" but the GOP, and some Democrats, don't see "Medicare-for-all" or other progressive ideas as financially feasible. "People...

After years of double-digit hikes, Texas’ largest health insurer to cut Obamacare premiums

There have been countless stories about Obamacare, but here’s something you haven’t read before: Premiums are falling in Texas. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas plans to cut 2019 premiums by 6.1 percent, according to...

Healthcare not very green compared to other industries

Compared to big corporations in other sectors of the economy, most healthcare organizations - even large ones - appear to be falling short when it comes to finding ways to protect the environment, a...

Will Blockchain Transform Healthcare?

The Wall Street Journal recently noted that the United States “will soon spend close to 20% of its GDP” on healthcare. While it might not be possible to address the rising costs of healthcare...

The US Ranks Last in Health Care System Performance

Research shows policy reforms may be needed to close the performance gap The link between health and happiness is one of the best-documented in the study of well being. Simply put, one's health overview—meaning access...

Thanks to the Koch Brothers, We Have More Proof that Single Payer Saves Money...

A study that was intended to make the case against Medicare For All reveals that the reform could save Americans trillions of dollars. The Koch brothers have invested billions of dollars in a decades-long campaign...

That study going around on Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All plan comes with a...

A new report from the libertarian Mercatus Center drew attention as it showed Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All plan would cost the federal government an additional $32.6 trillion over 10 years. But the...

ObamaCare Is Robbing Medicaid’s Sickest Patients

The law’s incentives push states to spend more on new enrollees, and less on the disabled and ill. ObamaCare made it more difficult for health insurers to turn a profit on individual plans, since it...

Warren Says Democrats Lack Guts to Take on ‘Billionaire Class’

Comes after she criticized other Democrats during Dodd-Frank fight Sen. Elizabeth Warren criticized fellow Democrats who voted for interests of the “billionaire class” over those of most Americans. “Until we have all of the Democrats who...

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