insurance market

If Insurance Market Crashes, Can Lawmakers Put The Pieces Back Together?

In his high-stakes strategy to overhaul the federal health law, President Donald Trump is threatening to upend the individual health insurance market with several key policies. But if the market actually breaks, could anyone...
Insurance

First Of Its Kind Career Advancement Program In ‘Clinical Development’ in Collaboration with Keck...

DOVER, Del. — Andy and Serena Ryan get their health coverage through the state’s Affordable Care Act insurance exchange and are increasingly anxious about it. Serena Ryan, 31, who left her part-time job as a...
Medical devices manufacturing park

Medical devices manufacturing park to have common irradiation plant

Meeting with manufacturers to be held on June 14 The Medical Devices Manufacturing Park in Visakhapatnam district will have a common gamma irradiation plant, according to Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas. The units in the park make...
GOP Health Bill

GOP Health Bill Pleases Most Republicans, But Not Many Other Americans

The health overhaul bill passed by the House earlier this month accomplishes one major feat: It is even less popular than the not-very-popular Affordable Care Act it would largely replace, a new poll finds. According...
cancer research

As Government-Funded Cancer Research Sags, Scientists Fear U.S. Is ‘Losing Its Edge’

Less and less of the research presented at a prominent cancer conference is supported by the National Institutes of Health, a development that some of the country’s top scientists see as a worrisome trend. The...
Obamacare

Why Blue States Might Ditch Beloved Obamacare Protections

Under the Republican health bill, it’s up to states whether to dismantle key parts of the Affordable Care Act. Red, or GOP-leaning, states are sure to be interested in rolling back the law’s coverage requirements...
health bill

Political Theater: How A Bill That Nearly All Opposed Managed To Pass The House

The AARP called the health bill that House Republicans narrowly approved Thursday “deeply flawed” because it would weaken Medicare and lead to higher insurance premiums for older Americans. The American Medical Association said it would...
aca

Some GOP Congress Members Could Pay Politically For ACA Repeal Vote

James McLelland was born with a rare form of dwarfism and spent his first nine months in the hospital connected to tubes, machines and monitors. About seven months before his birth in 2011, a provision...
ahca

A Squeaker In The House Becomes Headache For The Senate: 5 Things To Watch

After weeks of will-they-or-won’t-they tensions, the House managed to pass its GOP replacement for the Affordable Care Act on Thursday by a razor-thin margin. The vote was 217-213. Democrats who lost the battle are still...
Medi-Cal

To Save On Medi-Cal Costs, A Bid To Help Homeless Patients With Rent Money

Helping homeless Medi-Cal patients afford shelter could curb their frequent emergency room visits and save California millions of dollars a year, state housing and health care advocates say. California lawmakers are considering a measure to devote an...