Justice Department Moves to Strike Down Pre-Existing Conditions

Diabetes, pregnancy and arthritis are all considered a pre-existing condition. Prior to Obama Care, preexisting conditions were one of the most challenging aspects of health care coverage. Especially for those who did... Read more »

Prisons Are Making The Switch To Electronic Healthcare Systems

The prisons in South Carolina have made the switch to health care driven by technology to improve public safety and save money. The prisons were using a 1980’s electronic system combined with... Read more »

The Impact Of System Expansions On The Healthcare Sector

Current investigations have revealed the healthcare environment has made system expansions that are clearly affecting the safety of the patients and the quality of the clinical care received. These effects are especially... Read more »

Healthcare Price Control Bill Struck Down In California

Bill AB3087 is a proposal that is currently being debated in the California state legislature. The bill, had it passed its recent committee vote, would have instituted price controls for a large... Read more »

Millions of Americans Opting for No Health Coverage

A surprising number of Americans are opting to live without health insurance, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. They estimate that 10 percent of Americans under the age of 65 are choosing... Read more »

Season Changes and Financial Assessments

People should carefully assess their monetary situations prior to the seasons changing. Doing so can help them keep things in order. The spring season is rapidly approaching right now. People who want... Read more »

US is Spending More For Less on Healthcare

Everyone who goes to get a prescription, pays a health insurance premium or pays for doctor visits knows that the cost for these healthcare items continues to rise. When the Affordable Care... Read more »

US Congress Has Limited Time To Stabilize The Insurance Market

A bipartisan group of House members and US Senators have from last summer been working towards putting measures in place that would keep insurance premiums from sparring out of control which would... Read more »

Study Reveals High Expectations for Those with Poor Health Under Medicaid

Although most low-income families have the highest prevalence of health problems like smoking, depression, and obesity among others, a recent survey by Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index shows that majority in this group are... Read more »

Hospitals Are Being Penalized For Below Standard Care Regarding Complications

The University of Kansas Hospital and Truman Medical Center are both receiving one percent penalties for their Medicare reimbursements. They are among 751 hospitals below standards for decreasing the number of preventable... Read more »