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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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Aspirin's Health And Beauty Hacks: 6 Little-Known Uses For The Common Pain

Aspirin's Health And Beauty Hacks: 6 Little-Known Uses For The Common Pain … When we have a splitting headache or our body starts to ache, we head straight to the medicine cabinet and reach for a bottle of aspirin to alleviate our pain. While pain relievers can provide us with temporary relief from fever, aches, […]

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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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GR8 Health: How a $49 lung scan saved a life

GR8 Health: How a lung scan saved a life For lifelong smokers, a preventative and low-cost lung scan could be a life saver. Debbie Kern, 61, of Noblesville, was a smoker of 44 years and received a Low-dose helical CT scan which detected two spots on her lower left lung. “I had a bad cough […]

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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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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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"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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'Viagra' on the NHS is rationed to one a week: Health managers in cost-cutting

'Viagra' on the NHS is rationed to one a week: Health managers in cost-cutting … In a missive to GPs in the West Midlands, managers at NHS Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) demanded GPs limit their prescribing of sildenafil. They wrote: 'In light of the pressure on NHS budgets, patients who are eligible […]

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Preventive care tests raise health care costs

Preventive care tests raise health care costs Making an economic case for colonoscopies is much more difficult. Colonoscopies are both a routine screening as well as a diagnostic tool when there are symptoms. And they are also a treatment procedure to remove polyps that may be precancerous. Full News here – Read more on The […]

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