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Gender therapy access pushed

Gender therapy access pushed City workers in Boston seeking gender reassignment surgery would for the first time have their care covered by health insurance under a City Council proposal supported by Mayor Martin J. Walsh. City Councilors at Large Michelle Wu and Ayanna Pressley … Full News here – Read more on Boston Globe

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Pick a health card over an OPD insurance

Pick a health card over an OPD insurance Apollo Munich's Maxima Complete health plan covers both hospitalisation and OPD treatment costs on a cashless basis in network hospitals and clinics. This plan also offers coverage for pharmacy bills, diagnostic tests, outpatient dental treatment … Full News here – Read more on Economic Times

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More Kids Are Getting Health Insurance

More Kids Are Getting Health Insurance… The percent of kids in the United States without health insurance fell more than 2 points in four years, but that has little to do with the Affordable Care Act. A new study from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation shows that the percentage of uninsured … Full News here […]

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Hawaii's trailblazing healthcare underscores disparity

Hawaii's trailblazing healthcare underscores disparity Forty years ago, the state became the first to require employers to provide health benefits, codifying a tradition that grew out of Hawaii's agrarian past, when sugar and pineapple plantations employed doctors to care for their workers. That system has … Full News here – Read more on Los Angeles […]

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Cafero questions health insurance exchange enrollment

Cafero questions health insurance exchange enrollment Access Health CT, Connecticut's health insurance exchange, enrolled more than 197,878 individuals, but only 76,597 were enrolled with one of the three private insurance carriers. There were more than 121,281 enrolled in government-funded Medicaid, … Full News here – Read more on New Haven Register

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Health insurance deadline passes, 26000 in RI sign up

Health insurance deadline passes, 26000 in RI sign up The line was a couple dozen deep much of the day, the last day to sign up for Obama Care. “It'll help a lot. It's worth it,” Aaliyah Perez told NBC 10. The young Providence woman hasn't had health insurance, keeping her away from the doctor. […]

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Democrats, Republicans prepare for new round of battles over health-care law

Democrats, Republicans prepare for new round of battles over health-care law The first enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act ends at midnight Monday, closing one chapter on President Obama's landmark health-care law and paving the way for a new round of confrontations that could ultimately determine the law's long-term … Full News here – Read […]

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Deadline is Monday to sign up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov

Deadline is Monday to sign up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov Monday is the deadline to sign up for private health insurance in the new online markets created by President Barack Obama's health care law. So far, about 4 out of every 5 people enrolling have qualified for tax credits to reduce the cost of […]

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Deadline for marketplace health care sign up is midnight

Deadline for marketplace health care sign up is midnight And if you don't sign-up for health insurance at all,. LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) -. The deadline to sign up for health insurance through the online marketplace is Monday at midnight, but one local insurance agent says there is a way to get some extra time. […]

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Monday is last day to sign up for health insurance

Monday is last day to sign up for health insurance MIAMI — Monday is the last day to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Federal health officials say Healthcare.gov had a record 1.2 million visitors Saturday and 270,000 callers. The website had glitches all week as consumers … Full News here […]

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Minnesota's deadline for purchasing health insurance is Monday night

Minnesota's deadline for purchasing health insurance is Monday night This includes plans sold on MNsure as well as through independent brokers and directly through private insurance carriers. Those who qualify for public health plans that cover the poor can get coverage at any time. And anyone who is stuck in the queue … Full News here […]

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Health insurance exchanges in five states, including Oregon, struggle as

Health insurance exchanges in five states, including Oregon, struggle as … As supporters of the federal health care reforms push for final signups, a handful of states are trying to press the reset button. They have botched their handling of the process so badly that they already are looking beyond Monday's enrollment … Full News […]

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Warner's bill seeks to fine-tune health care overhaul

Warner's bill seeks to fine-tune health care overhaul Mark Warner joined five others Thursday to propose changes to the health care law that include exempting more small employers from having to provide coverage and offering a cheaper individual plan for consumers. The two proposals and other changes … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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Xerox to address health insurance exchange website problems

Xerox to address health insurance exchange website problems LAS VEGAS – The company in charge of running the Nevada Health Link website will roll out its plan to prevent future glitches. Thousands of Nevadans experienced technical problems when attempting to enroll online for a health insurance plan. Nevada … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Health insurance rate increases, program cuts among cost-saving measures

Health insurance rate increases, program cuts among cost-saving measures … Support staff face higher health insurance contribution rates over the next five years. The board voted unanimously in a special meeting on Monday, with Erich Hawbaker absent, to raise the medical premium share from the current 5 percent to 7 percent … Full News here […]

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