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How Health Insurance Works – Medical Informer Video

When I consider purchasing an individual health insurance plan for myself or my family, do I have any financial obligations beyond the monthly premium and an… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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GW nixes health insurance option, avoids $1 million tax burden

GW nixes health insurance option, avoids million tax burden GW traded in a more expensive employee health care plan to avoid paying nearly $ 1 million in additional taxes, and will now offer a cheaper plan to ease faculty concerns about rising costs. That new plan is the first "high-deductible" plan the … Full News […]

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Yes, you are paying a lot more for your employer health plan than you used to

Yes, you are paying a lot more for your employer health plan than you used to It's not your imagination. If you have employer health insurance, you're probably paying more and more out of your own pocket. High-deductible plans have been under the microscope during the past year, given their prevalence among new individual … Full […]

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Lawsuit says Crittenden Regional Hospital charged employees for health

Lawsuit says Crittenden Regional Hospital charged employees for health … A lawsuit filed on Friday in the Circuit Court of Crittenden County alleges that at least beginning in 2014, Crittenden Regional Hospital (CRH) withheld money from employees' paychecks for health insurance premiums, but never actually paid the claims. Full News here – Read more on […]

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McAuliffe's Plan Will Only Expand Health Care to 25000 Uninsured Virginians

McAuliffe's Plan Will Only Expand Health Care to 25000 Uninsured Virginians Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is expected to announce his plan to expand health care for the state's poor on Monday, after failing to convince the GOP-led legislature to allow a Medicaid expansion earlier this year. The governor will announce his plan … Full News […]

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Bracing for New Challenges in Year 2 of Health Care Law

Bracing for New Challenges in Year 2 of Health Care Law The first year of enrollment under the federal health care law was marred by the troubled start of HealthCare.gov, rampant confusion among consumers and a steep learning curve for insurers and government officials alike. But insurance executives and … Full News here – Read more […]

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How health insurance bills in New York rank among the rest of the U.S.

How health insurance bills in New York rank among the rest of the U.S. "The commendable goal of health reform is to provide access to coverage to everybody," she said. "But unless and until the true cost of healthcare is addressed, the health insurance market will plunge deeper into turmoil." MVP is looking to rebound […]

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Thousands Risk Losing Health Coverage, Immigrant Advocacy Groups Warn

Thousands Risk Losing Health Coverage, Immigrant Advocacy Groups Warn Immigrant advocacy groups are warning that tens of thousands of people could lose health insurance because they won't meet a Friday deadline to prove to the federal government they are legally in the country. Up to 310,000 people risk losing coverage … Full News here – Read […]

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Get Ready for Health-Insurance Enrollment

Get Ready for Health-Insurance Enrollment If you get health insurance through your workplace, you'll probably have a chance this fall to make important decisions about your coverage and costs. Because many corporate health plans hold their annual open-enrollment periods in October and November … Full News here – Read more on Wall Street Journal

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After Slow Growth, Experts Say, Health Spending Is Expected to Climb

After Slow Growth, Experts Say, Health Spending Is Expected to Climb WASHINGTON — Government experts on Wednesday predicted a rebound in national health care spending as expansions in coverage and improvements in the economy take hold after four years of exceptionally slow growth in the nation's medical bills. Full News here – Read more on […]

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Health Care Workers Struggle To Enroll People Who Have No 'Concept Of

Health Care Workers Struggle To Enroll People Who Have No 'Concept Of … Signing people up for health insurance is the easy part of Rawha Abouarabi's job ministering to immigrants and Arab Americans in this manufacturing hub along the Rouge River. But many of those she's enrolled are surprised and indignant when they go to … […]

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Healthcare Reform: Will I Get Free Health Insurance?

Healthcare Reform: Will I Get Free Health Insurance? – Medical Informer Video

Many folks want to know if they will get free health insurance in 2014. For most of us, the answer is no. Watch this video and then visit http://www.Healthca… Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Amid lawsuits, Oregon needs Oracle's help with health-insurance site transition

Amid lawsuits, Oregon needs Oracle's help with health-insurance site transition Oregon officials still need Oracle's cooperation to meet a looming deadline related to the state's troubled health-insurance exchange website, even as both sides have lodged lawsuits against one another. The state hired Oracle to help it build the … Full News here – Read more […]

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"Gap" health insurance plan to soon be implemented in Sullivan County

"Gap" health insurance plan to soon be implemented in Sullivan County BLOUNTVILLE — If you're a Sullivan County school employee or taxpayer, the "gap" is not a play for teenagers or young adults to buy clothes. Instead, it's a supplemental health insurance that could save school teachers and other employees money as … Full News […]

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New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms

New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms The federal agency that had trouble launching a health insurance website last fall has a massive new project. Any glitches on this one could delay tax refunds for many Americans. Because of complicated connections between the new health care law and … Full News here – Read more on Fox […]

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