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Jersey Evening Post
Posties’ Call & Check scheme to deliver the goods – in America « Jersey Evening PostCheck scheme, which was launched in 2014 after it was suggested by employee Joe
Posties’ Call & Check scheme to deliver the goods – in America « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 22 minutes ago
Check scheme, which was launched in 2014 after it was suggested by employee Joe Dickinson, was recently shortlisted by the Commonwealth Fund International Program for US Health Care Delivery System Innovation as one of four projects to be... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Disaster recovery money in questionand Recovery Arrangement (NDRRA) would put significant pressure on Queensland c
Disaster recovery money in question
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
and Recovery Arrangement (NDRRA) would put significant pressure on Queensland councils. The current arrangements see the Commonwealth fund up to 75% of the money and the state 25%. "Last year there was a suggestion that the Federal Government... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obamacare enrollees happy with coverage, survey showscoverage through the health law said they were “somewhat” or “very” satisfied,
Obamacare enrollees happy with coverage, survey shows
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
coverage through the health law said they were “somewhat” or “very” satisfied, according to the report from the nonprofit Commonwealth Fund. “If the fundamental purpose of health insurance is to provide people with adequate access to needed... Read more
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The Hill
IRS doubted legality of ObamaCare payments, former official sayssaid their healthcare plans were good, very good or excellent, according to dat
IRS doubted legality of ObamaCare payments, former official says
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
said their healthcare plans were good, very good or excellent, according to data released Wednesday by the nonprofit Commonwealth Fund. The high satisfaction among plans comes after many experts warned that ObamaCare customers could have a... Read more
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The Hill
Vast majority of ObamaCare customers satisfied with coveragesaid their healthcare plans were good, very good or excellent, according to dat
Vast majority of ObamaCare customers satisfied with coverage
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
said their healthcare plans were good, very good or excellent, according to data released Wednesday by the nonprofit Commonwealth Fund. ADVERTISEMENT Out of those who enrolled in insurance under ObamaCare, 39 percent said their coverage has... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 10 reasons why millennials are America’s most screwed generationamong those who have insurance, and the number of uninsured Americans has conti
Here are 10 reasons why millennials are America’s most screwed generation
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
among those who have insurance, and the number of uninsured Americans has continued to rise (according to a study that the Commonwealth Fund conducted in 2012, 55 million Americans were without health insurance at some point last year). To make... Read more
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The Hill
Instead of soft-pedaling public option with Medicare buy-in, Clinton should step on the gasfirst step. Among the insured, rates of medical debt have decreased, as have r
Instead of soft-pedaling public option with Medicare buy-in, Clinton should step on the gas
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
first step. Among the insured, rates of medical debt have decreased, as have rates of delaying care, according to The Commonwealth Fund. The industry as a whole is moving toward patient centered, value-based care that lowers costs by keeping... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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WALB Albany
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacareunder the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments
Out-of-pocket costs rose moderately under Obamacare
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there were slight increases in copayments and deductibles between 2015 and 2016, the Commonwealth Fund study found. "More than 40 percent of people buying plans in the Affordable Care Act marketplaces don't... Read more
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The Hill
Why Ryan's high-risk insurance pools are a risky businessthrough state-based high-risk pools is no panacea and would bring other market
Why Ryan's high-risk insurance pools are a risky business
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
through state-based high-risk pools is no panacea and would bring other market distortions and inequities. A 2014 Commonwealth Fund study concluded that high-risk pools are not a workable alternative to the protections of the ACA for those... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Federal judge strikes down Obamacarewho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare paymentswho earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of fo
Federal judge strikes down Obamacare payments
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
who earn between 100% and 250% of the federal poverty level. For a family of four, that’s about $24,000 to $61,000. The Commonwealth Fund estimated up to 7 million people might have plans with cost-sharing reductions this year. The ruling does... Read more
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Providence Business News
Study: R.I. one of worst states to grow oldWell-Being Index, Genworth’s 2015 Cost of Care Survey and the Long-term Scoreca
Study: R.I. one of worst states to grow old
Providence Business News / Posted 19 days ago
Well-Being Index, Genworth’s 2015 Cost of Care Survey and the Long-term Scorecard, a joint effort by AARP, The Commonwealth Fund and The SCAN Foundation. The Ocean State did better in a Bankrate.com study released March 1 that said it... Read more
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Business Insurance
Focus on value may help contain health care costshealth premiums for individual coverage grew 60% from 2003 to 2013, to an avera
Focus on value may help contain health care costs
Business Insurance / Posted 23 days ago
health premiums for individual coverage grew 60% from 2003 to 2013, to an average of $5,571 from $3,481, according to the Commonwealth Fund. But, “There is a way forward that does not include paying more and does not include more restrictive... Read more
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CBS News
​Insurers planning big Obamacare price hikesenroll, said it was because they couldn't find a plan they could afford, accord
​Insurers planning big Obamacare price hikes
CBS News / Posted 24 days ago
enroll, said it was because they couldn't find a plan they could afford, according to a survey published last year by the Commonwealth Fund. So what about the individual subsidies that are supposed to help defray the cost of Obamacare? While... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Ryan’s health care fraud: The speaker previews the GOP’s lousy Obamacare replacementmore out-of-pocket costs than you would expect to in the normal insurance marke
Paul Ryan’s health care fraud: The speaker previews the GOP’s lousy Obamacare replacement
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
more out-of-pocket costs than you would expect to in the normal insurance market. “In addition to these high premiums,” the Commonwealth Fund explains, “enrollees in state-based high-risk pools faced annual deductibles as high as $25,000 and annual... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Peace Train: U.S. deserves affordable carenations. However, despite this huge expenditure, the U.S. fares poorly in inte
Peace Train: U.S. deserves affordable care
Colorado Daily / Posted a month ago
nations. However, despite this huge expenditure, the U.S. fares poorly in international comparisons. A 2014 study from the Commonwealth Fund compares the U.S. to 10 other Western nations. The following material is excerpted from this... Read more

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