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CBS 6 Richmond
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sutter Health destroyed documents needed in lawsuit. Judge says it was intentional.of the debate over the Affordable Care Act, but there is bipartisan interest in
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
of the debate over the Affordable Care Act, but there is bipartisan interest in tackling this.” This story was produced by Kaiser Health News, which publishes California Healthline, an editorially independent service of the California Health Care... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Medicare Seeks Comment On Ways To Cut Costs Of Part D Drugs - Medicare Seeks Comment On Ways To Cut Costs Of Part D Drugs Sarah Jane Tribble Kaiser Health News Noting that the true price of a drug is often hidden from consumers Medicare officials ...Medicare Seeks Comment On Ways To Cut Costs Of Part D DrugsSarah Jane Tribble,
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
Medicare Seeks Comment On Ways To Cut Costs Of Part D DrugsSarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News Noting that the true price of a drug is often hidden from consumers, Medicare officials requested comments late Thursday on how to use discounts and... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
About A Third Of Americans Unaware Of Obamacare Open Enrollment - About A Third Of Americans Unaware Of Obamacare Open Enrollment Phil Galewitz Kaiser Health News While the Affordable Care Act’s fifth open enrollment season is off to a surprisingl...About A Third Of Americans Unaware Of Obamacare Open EnrollmentPhil Galewitz, K
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
About A Third Of Americans Unaware Of Obamacare Open EnrollmentPhil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News While the Affordable Care Act’s fifth open enrollment season is off to a surprisingly good start, many uninsured people said they weren’t even aware of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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News 8000
Medicare officials seeking input on ways to cut drug costs for seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Medicare Officials Seeking Input on Ways to Cut Drug Costs for Seniorspremiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
premiums lower but translated to higher out-of-pocket spending by enrollees and increased costs to the program overall. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
For Millions of Insured Americans State Health Laws Don’t Apply - For Millions of Insured Americans State Health Laws Don’t Apply Emily Bazar Kaiser Health News Let’s say you have health insurance through your employer and live in one of 21 states...For Millions of Insured Americans, State Health Laws Don’t ApplyEmily Bazar, Ka
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
For Millions of Insured Americans, State Health Laws Don’t ApplyEmily Bazar, Kaiser Health News Let’s say you have health insurance through your employer and live in one of 21 states with laws protecting consumers against surprise medical bills from... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Trump Administration Plan to Add Medicaid Work Requirement Stirs Fears - Trump Administration Plan to Add Medicaid Work Requirement Stirs Fears Phil Galewitz Kaiser Health News The Trump administration’s recent endorsement of work requirements in ...Trump Administration Plan to Add Medicaid Work Requirement Stirs FearsPhil Gale
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Trump Administration Plan to Add Medicaid Work Requirement Stirs FearsPhil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News The Trump administration’s recent endorsement of work requirements in Medicaid and increased state flexibility is part of broader strategy to... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Health is a casualty of climate-fueled blazesBy Climate Central/Kaiser Health News SANTA ROSA — As the deadliest fires in
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 3 days ago
By Climate Central/Kaiser Health News SANTA ROSA — As the deadliest fires in California history swept through leafy neighborhoods here, Kathleen Sarmento fled her home in the dark, drove to an evacuation center and began setting up a medical triage... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
EMHS joins high-profile lawsuit to protect Medicare revenuesand Inland Hospital in Waterville. The 20-year-old 340B program has been under
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
and Inland Hospital in Waterville. The 20-year-old 340B program has been under scrutiny for months. According to a June Kaiser Health News story, expansion in the program, related to provisions of the embattled Affordable Care Act, has sparked... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Several States Roll Back 'Retroactive Medicaid,' A Buffer For The Poora moderate- to low-income working family," he says, "one or two days in the hos
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
a moderate- to low-income working family," he says, "one or two days in the hospital is enough to ruin you financially." Kaiser Health News is an editorially independent news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Several States Roll Back 'Retroactive Medicaid,' A Buffer For The Poora moderate- to low-income working family," he says, "one or two days in the hos
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
a moderate- to low-income working family," he says, "one or two days in the hospital is enough to ruin you financially." Kaiser Health News is an editorially independent news service that is part of the nonpartisan Henry J. Kaiser Family... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Brokers Are Reluctant Players In A Most Challenging ACA Open-Enrollment Season - Brokers Are Reluctant Players In A Most Challenging ACA Open-Enrollment Season Julie Appleby Kaiser Health News Lee Nathans like insurance brokers in many states expe...Brokers Are Reluctant Players In A Most Challenging ACA Open-Enrollment SeasonJ
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Brokers Are Reluctant Players In A Most Challenging ACA Open-Enrollment SeasonJulie Appleby, Kaiser Health News Lee Nathans, like insurance brokers in many states, expects to be crazy busy for the next several weeks, fielding calls from “people who... Read more
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Philly.com
Why lead found in fidget spinners is no idle threatis this? Should parents be worried about kids who have fidget spinners? Should
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
is this? Should parents be worried about kids who have fidget spinners? Should the toys be scratched off Christmas lists? Kaiser Health News spoke with two lead experts: Jerome Paulson, an emeritus professor and pediatrician at George Washington... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California health insurers make billions through MedicaidMedicaid insurer nationwide, raked in $1.1 billion in profits from 2014 to 2016
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Medicaid insurer nationwide, raked in $1.1 billion in profits from 2014 to 2016, according to state data obtained by Kaiser Health News. Anthem, another industry giant, turned a profit of $549 million from California’s Medicaid program, known... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Medicaid Expansion Takes A Bite Out Of Medical Debteither," Wilson says. "It's hard losing your dreams." This story is part of a
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
either," Wilson says. "It's hard losing your dreams." This story is part of a reporting partnership with NPR, KCUR and Kaiser Health News. Alex Smith can be reached on Twitter at @AlexSmithKCUR. Copyright 2017 KCUR 89.3. To see more, visit... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Medicaid Expansion Takes A Bite Out Of Medical Debtto work for, I don't think they are a viable dream either," Wilson says. "It's
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
to work for, I don't think they are a viable dream either," Wilson says. "It's hard losing your dreams." This story is part of a reporting partnership with NPR, KCUR and Kaiser Health News. Alex Smith can be reached on Twitter at @AlexSm... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Election Night Surprise: Health care fires up votersrepercussions beyond that state, showing that Medicaid expansion is “far more p
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
repercussions beyond that state, showing that Medicaid expansion is “far more popular” than Republicans have acknowledged. (Kaiser Health News is an editorially independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation.) Update: This story was updated on... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Pressure Builds To Cut Medicare Patients In On Prescription Deals - Pressure Builds To Cut Medicare Patients In On Prescription Deals Sarah Jane Tribble Kaiser Health News Medicare enrollees who have watched their out-of-pocket spending on prescri...Pressure Builds To Cut Medicare Patients In On Prescription DealsSarah Jane Tri
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Pressure Builds To Cut Medicare Patients In On Prescription DealsSarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News Medicare enrollees, who have watched their out-of-pocket spending on prescription drugs climb in recent years, might be in for a break. Federal... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Experts Explain Why Lead Found In Fidget Spinners Is No Idle Threat - Experts Explain Why Lead Found In Fidget Spinners Is No Idle Threat Shefali Luthra Kaiser Health News That fidget spinner your kid can’t put down? It turns out it may be putting...Experts Explain Why Lead Found In Fidget Spinners Is No Idle ThreatShefali Luth
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Experts Explain Why Lead Found In Fidget Spinners Is No Idle ThreatShefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News That fidget spinner your kid can’t put down? It turns out it may be putting children at risk for lead exposure. That’s according to a report out... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Obamacare Shopping Is Trickier Than Ever. Here’s A Cheat Sheet. - Obamacare Shopping Is Trickier Than Ever. Here’s A Cheat Sheet. Jay Hancock Kaiser Health News Health care is complicated. Shopping for an individual health plan just got even more ...Obamacare Shopping Is Trickier Than Ever. Here’s A Cheat Sheet.Jay Hancock, Kai
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Obamacare Shopping Is Trickier Than Ever. Here’s A Cheat Sheet.Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News Health care is complicated. Shopping for an individual health plan just got even more so, with President Donald Trump’s decision last month to block $7... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The so-called 'Trump of Georgia' is raining lawsuits on short sellers around the countrydue diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research repo
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
due diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research reports.'" Earlier in the year, he told Kaiser Health News that Kruchoski and Tornquist were "lying." He has also released letters written to one short-seller in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The so-called 'Trump of Georgia' is raining lawsuits on short sellers around the countrydue diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research repo
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
due diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research reports.'" Earlier in the year, he told Kaiser Health News that Kruchoski and Tornquist were "lying." He has also released letters written to one short-seller in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In The Age Of Legalization, Talking To Kids About Marijuana Gets Tougherusing marijuana legally. "The kids do bring it up," he says. "We've just got t
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
using marijuana legally. "The kids do bring it up," he says. "We've just got to be ready, letting them know the facts." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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Business Insider
The so-called 'Trump of Georgia' is raining lawsuits on short sellers around the countrydue diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research repo
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
due diligence and fact-finding before publishing their so-called 'research reports.'" Earlier in the year, he told Kaiser Health News that Kruchoski and Tornquist were "lying." He has also released letters written to one short-seller in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In The Age Of Legalization, Talking To Kids About Marijuana Gets Tougherusing marijuana legally. "The kids do bring it up," he says. "We've just got t
KPBS San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
using marijuana legally. "The kids do bring it up," he says. "We've just got to be ready, letting them know the facts." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Survey finds Georgia employers have health costs below averageCare Act.) Consumer advocates have complained that many patients lack the know
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
Care Act.) Consumer advocates have complained that many patients lack the knowledge and tools to shop wisely for care, Kaiser Health News reported last year. The Kaiser article noted that the prices of even basic procedures such as radiology... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Election Night Surprise: Health Care Galvanizes Votersrepercussions beyond that state, showing that Medicaid expansion is “far more p
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 days ago
repercussions beyond that state, showing that Medicaid expansion is “far more popular” than Republicans have acknowledged. (Kaiser Health News is an editorially independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation.) Update: This story was updated on... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Election Night Surprise: Health Care Galvanizes Voters - Election Night Surprise: Health Care Galvanizes Voters Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News Health care appears to have played an unexpectedly robust role in Tuesday’s off-year elections as Democ...Election Night Surprise: Health Care Galvanizes VotersJulie Rovner, Kaiser Heal
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Election Night Surprise: Health Care Galvanizes VotersJulie Rovner, Kaiser Health News Health care appears to have played an unexpectedly robust role in Tuesday’s off-year elections, as Democrats swept statewide races in Virginia and New Jersey and... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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News 8000
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KTXS Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Rising Obamacare costs frighten some early retireesdeductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
deductible and pay 40% or more of our income for health insurance, I'm not sure what we'll do. We can't afford that." Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Survey finds Georgia employers have health costs below averagemedical care. Consumer advocates have complained that many patients lack the k
Statesboro Herald / Posted 9 days ago
medical care. Consumer advocates have complained that many patients lack the knowledge and tools to shop wisely for care, Kaiser Health News reported last year. The Kaiser article noted that the prices of even basic procedures such as radiology... Read more
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KERA North Texas
After Maine Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion, Governor Raises Objectionssaid. "Mainers demanded affordable access to health care yesterday, and that is
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
said. "Mainers demanded affordable access to health care yesterday, and that is exactly what we intend to deliver." This story is part of a reporting partnership with NPR, local member stations and Kaiser Health News. Follow @PattyWight on Twi... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
After Maine Voters Approve Medicaid Expansion, Governor Raises Objectionsand that is exactly what we intend to deliver." This story is part of a report
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
and that is exactly what we intend to deliver." This story is part of a reporting partnership with NPR, local member stations and Kaiser Health News. Follow @PattyWight on Twitter. Copyright 2017 Maine Public. To see more, visit Mai... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Medicaid chief suggests Feds are willing now to approve work requirementsa relative. About 59 percent of nondisabled adults on Medicaid do have jobs, a
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
a relative. About 59 percent of nondisabled adults on Medicaid do have jobs, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. (Kaiser Health News is an editorially independent program of the foundation.) Verma emphasized the agency's commitment to... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Obamacare shopping is trickier than ever. Here's a cheat sheetmay no longer apply. Shopping for healthcare isn't easy but these guidelines m
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 10 days ago
may no longer apply. Shopping for healthcare isn't easy but these guidelines might help. (Images: Kathleen Hayden, Kaiser Health News) A high-coverage “gold” plan in many states might now be cheaper than a medium-coverage “silver” plan.... Read more
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EuroNews
The Obamacare Cheat Sheetsubsidy calculator shows whether your income makes you eligible for Medicaid an
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
subsidy calculator shows whether your income makes you eligible for Medicaid and whether your state has expanded Medicaid. Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit health newsroom whose stories appear in news outlets nationwide, is an editorially... Read more
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