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ScienceBlogs
Study: ACA-backed efforts to reduce hospital readmissions also reduced mortalityone of the biggest changes in payment policies in recent years,” Dharmarajan, c
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 hours ago
one of the biggest changes in payment policies in recent years,” Dharmarajan, chief scientific officer at Clover Health, a Medicare Advantage insurer, told me. “Honestly, I wasn’t surprised at the results. Strategies that hospitals take to lower... Read more
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MedCity News
Venrock Partner offers take on Senate health bill debate and how ACA can be fixed (Q&A)increases in premiums) Ask Congress to reinstate the risk-corridor funding, th
MedCity News / Posted 20 hours ago
increases in premiums) Ask Congress to reinstate the risk-corridor funding, that Marco Rubio removed, like we do for Medicare Advantage Ask Congress to extend and make permanent reinsurance funding like we do for Medicare Advantage Require... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Teenagers recorded man drowning and did nothing to helpto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Moped driver dies after collision with SUVto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
FBI looking for women and minorities at recruiting eventto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Moped driver killed after collision with SUVto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Everyone from first responders to runners battle hottest temperatures of yearto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Nelson County Schools superintendent resignsto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Road project will improve access to Louisville neighborhood cut off by trainto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
'Squash the Beet' farmers market in west Louisville keeps kids grounded by growing fruits and vegetablesto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Canton Woods: Neighborhood Advisors can help area seniors10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7. They offer free and unbiased information and assistance
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7. They offer free and unbiased information and assistance regarding Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Advantage, Medigap Supplemental Plans, EPIC-NYS Prescription Benefit for Seniors, Extra Help Low Income Subsidy,... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Humana looking to fill 500 seasonal jobs for fall Medicare enrollmentto hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to h
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more than six months to help sign up seniors for the company’s Medicare Advantage plans. Louisville-based Humana Inc. is looking to hire about 500 people for seasonal jobs lasting no more... Read more
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CBS News
Can you afford to live to age 95?can remove most of the uncertainty about high medical expenses by participating
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
can remove most of the uncertainty about high medical expenses by participating in Medicare and buying either a Medigap or Medicare Advantage plan to supplement Medicare. Medicare and medical insurance, however, don't typically cover long-term... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Dynamic Healthcare Systems Announces Webinar Focused on Identifying and Mitigating Risk from CMS OverpaymentsHealthcare Systems, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions to health pla
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
Healthcare Systems, a leading provider of comprehensive solutions to health plans and health systems participating in Medicare Advantage, Managed Medicaid, and Marketplace programs, today announced its latest educational webinar, “Identifying... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Fraud and billing mistakes cost Medicare — and taxpayers — tens of billions last yearFederal health officials made more than $16 billion in improper payments to pri
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
Federal health officials made more than $16 billion in improper payments to private Medicare Advantage health plans last year and need to crack down on billing errors by the insurers, a top congressional auditor testified Wednesday. James Cosgrove,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Back to Obamacare for UnitedHealthcare?retrenched, there's a case to be made for expanding once more. UnitedHealth's
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
retrenched, there's a case to be made for expanding once more. UnitedHealth's insurance business has been benefiting from Medicare Advantage, a private alternative to traditional Medicare. But UnitedHealth will face increased competition there... Read more
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CNBC
GOP Obamacare retreat will hit insurers on the tax frontfor next year. The tax impacts all private health insurance plans, including e
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
for next year. The tax impacts all private health insurance plans, including exchange plans, employer coverage and Medicare Advantage plans. Insurers have argued that it has contributed to higher insurance rates under Obamacare. "Despite... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Pushing Hospitals To Reduce Readmissions Hasn't Increased Deathsfirst. Kumar Dharmarajan is a cardiologist and geriatrician. He is the chief s
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
first. Kumar Dharmarajan is a cardiologist and geriatrician. He is the chief scientific officer at Clover Health, a Medicare Advantage company. Harlan Krumholz is a cardiologist and the Harold H. Hines Jr. Professor of Medicine at Yale... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
House GOP budget paves path to tax cuts by slashing billions in spendingbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
House Republicans Unveil Budget That Slashes Billions in Spending, Paving Path to Tax Cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
House Republican budget slashes billions in spending, paving path to tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
House Republican budget slashes billions in spending, paving path to tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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News 8000
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KECI Missoula
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
GOP budget slashes billions, eyes tax cutsbenefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
benefits. The budget also proposes major changes to Medicare, suggesting that the government program model itself on the Medicare Advantage program that offers better benefits to seniors who pay a premium. It suggests that traditional Medicare... Read more
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FOX News
The Price Is Right? Payoffs for Senators Typical in Health Care Billfact, fair." -- Florida, New York and Pennsylvania -- where five of six senato
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
fact, fair." -- Florida, New York and Pennsylvania -- where five of six senators are Democrats -- will have their seniors' Medicare Advantage benefits protected, even as the program sees massive cuts elsewhere. -- Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont.,... Read more
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Salon.com
Nursing homes move into the insurance businessmore authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. The
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
more authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. These plans are recent additions to the Medicare Advantage market, where private plans have become an increasingly popular alternative to traditional fee-for-service... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Nursing Homes Move Into The Insurance Business - Nursing Homes Move Into The Insurance Business By Jordan Rau Around the country a handful of nursing home companies have begun selling their own private Medicare insurance policies pledging close co...more authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. The
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
more authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. These plans are recent additions to the Medicare Advantage market, where private plans have become an increasingly popular alternative to traditional fee-for-service... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Nursing homes move into the insurance businessmore authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. The
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
more authority to decide what treatments they will cover for each patient. These plans are recent additions to the Medicare Advantage market, where private plans have become an increasingly popular alternative to traditional fee-for-service... Read more
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The Morning Call
Craig Garthwaite: Why replacing Obamacare is so hard: It's fundamentally conservativepolicy, we've supported previous expansions of government health insurance prog
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
policy, we've supported previous expansions of government health insurance programs by creating Medicare Part D, supporting Medicare Advantage and advocating premium support in Medicare. Each of these policies involves government intervention where... Read more
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Business Wire
Bright Health Files to Expand Insurance Coverage to Alabamato the people of central Alabama. Collaborating with Bright Health gives Alabam
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
to the people of central Alabama. Collaborating with Bright Health gives Alabama an excellent, high-value option for Medicare Advantage customers.” Alabama is the third market for Bright Health. The company first entered the Colorado market... Read more
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Business Wire
Bright Health to Broaden Insurance Coverage in Coloradohealth plans focused on a consumer-driven experience, filed with the federal go
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
health plans focused on a consumer-driven experience, filed with the federal government to begin offering consumers Medicare Advantage plans in Colorado during fall 2017 enrollment for the 2018 plan year. Bright Health is collaborating with... Read more
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Market Watch
Apps help patients manage diabetes, blood pressure, COPDare able to maintain weight loss and lower average blood-sugar levels two years
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
are able to maintain weight loss and lower average blood-sugar levels two years after starting. In one study of 501 Humana Medicare Advantage beneficiaries, published in the Journal of Aging and Health, participants lost 7.5% of their initial... Read more
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Business Wire
Optimizing Costs in an Uncertain Environment, Independent/Provider-Sponsored Administrative Costs Increased by 2.4% in 2016administrative expenses increased by 2.4% in 2016, up from a decline of 0.1% in
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
administrative expenses increased by 2.4% in 2016, up from a decline of 0.1% in 2015. A shift in mix to more expensive Medicare Advantage meant that reported expenses appeared to increase by 3.0%, compared to the 1.5% decrease in the prior... Read more
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FOX Business
What If Both Obamacare and Trumpcare Collapse? 2 Potential Paths for Healthcare in the U.S.of health insurance stocks would likely feel the most pain. It's possible that
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
of health insurance stocks would likely feel the most pain. It's possible that private insurers could offer Medicare Advantage plans as they do now. However, membership in these plans made up only 7.5% of UnitedHealth's total... Read more
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FOX Business
What If Both Obamacare and Trumpcare Collapse? 2 Potential Paths for Healthcare in the U.S.of health insurance stocks would likely feel the most pain. It's possible that
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
of health insurance stocks would likely feel the most pain. It's possible that private insurers could offer Medicare Advantage plans as they do now. However, membership in these plans made up only 7.5% of UnitedHealth's total... Read more
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FOX Business
11 Frequently Asked Medicare QuestionsB handles medical costs like doctor visits and other outpatient expenses. Part
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
B handles medical costs like doctor visits and other outpatient expenses. Part D offers prescription drug plans. Finally, Medicare Advantage, sometimes referred to as Medicare Part C, is a private insurance alternative to Medicare, offering the... Read more
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FOX Business
11 Frequently Asked Medicare QuestionsB handles medical costs like doctor visits and other outpatient expenses. Part
FOX Business / Posted 11 days ago
B handles medical costs like doctor visits and other outpatient expenses. Part D offers prescription drug plans. Finally, Medicare Advantage, sometimes referred to as Medicare Part C, is a private insurance alternative to Medicare, offering the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Insurance Changessome limitations. The only plans Anthem will be covering at Mercy is Blue Acce
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 11 days ago
some limitations. The only plans Anthem will be covering at Mercy is Blue Access, Pathway and Pathway X, as well as the Medicare Advantage Network. Godfrey says there are several factors that determine what plans become eligible. Godfrey:... Read more
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The Hill
Disruptive innovation can finally revolutionize healthcareteams do require upfront investment and need to happen on a wider scale. That’s
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
teams do require upfront investment and need to happen on a wider scale. That’s where public-private partnerships such as Medicare Advantage provide the context for disrupting the prevailing system, because they have emerged as a key way to pay... Read more
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