Health Insurance News

  • Study: Nearly 25% of Texans lack health...
    on April 1, 2020 at 6:11 pm

    Nearly a quarter of Texans do not have health insurance, leaving them ... In Texas, 24.2 percent of residents have no health care coverage, […]

  • The Scoop: April 1, 2020 Edition
    on April 1, 2020 at 5:26 pm

    The legislation also calls for standardized health plans, coverage of some primary care with no cost-sharing, and possibly a merged risk […]

  • Union urges Congress to subsidize health...
    on April 1, 2020 at 5:23 pm

    "Supporting construction workers begins with ensuring they have access to medical care and prescriptions by shoring up the health coverage […]

  • Special enrollment for health insurance...
    on April 1, 2020 at 4:30 pm

    The enrollment period began on March 16th and will now run through June 15th. Uninsured Marylanders can enroll through the state's health […]

  • San Diego County looking to recruit retired...
    on April 1, 2020 at 4:18 pm

    SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – California is recruiting thousands of retired health care workers along with medical and nursing students to help […]

  • Unemployment and COVID-19: Who Will Pay...
    on April 1, 2020 at 1:07 pm

    That raises the obvious question -- how will those newly unemployed folks pay for medical care if they become infected with the coronavirus?

  • Coronavirus May Add Billions to US Health...
    on April 1, 2020 at 1:07 pm

    To protect businesses and individuals from sharply higher rates, he supports a temporary federal program that would cover some of these […]

  • For Care Workers, Coronavirus Is a War on...
    on April 1, 2020 at 12:01 pm

    This direct-care workforce includes nursing assistants in nursing homes and assisted-living facilities, home health aides, and hospice […]

  • Where to get health insurance if you just...
    on April 1, 2020 at 12:00 pm

    (CNN) For millions of Americans, a job doesn't only mean a paycheck -- it also provides their health insurance. As unemployment surges amid […]

  • Health insurance should be available to all
    on April 1, 2020 at 11:03 am

    What would it be like to not be in a terrible job situation in order to have health insurance or reluctant go to the emergency room because […]

  • HEALTH CARE BRIEFING: Surprise Billing Fix...
    on April 1, 2020 at 10:30 am

    Democrats also want to make health-care services free to people who contract the coronavirus, Pallone said. Education and Labor Chairman […]

  • The Mental-Health-Care System Isn't...
    on April 1, 2020 at 9:56 am

    The Mental-Health-Care System Isn't Ready for Covid-19 Either. Stress, fear, and grief are on the rise, and demand for remote therapy has […]

  • Democrats Should Run – and Run Hard –...
    on April 1, 2020 at 9:00 am

    Democratic candidates, up and down the ticket, would be foolish not to highlight the contrasting records on health care in their 2020 […]

  • Amid coronavirus, private equity-backed company...
    on April 1, 2020 at 9:00 am

    WASHINGTON — A private equity-backed health care company is slashing its doctors' benefits in response to the coronavirus pandemic, […]

  • Laid Off? What to do about Health...
    on April 1, 2020 at 8:03 am

    "It comes down to the Affordable Care Act, and there are options for individual policies, and the nice thing is there's a broad range of […]

  • My View: Universal health care would...
    on April 1, 2020 at 6:56 am

    Oregon's Universal Health Care task force, charged by our Legislature to design a statewide health care insurance plan, canceled its first […]

  • They Made New Lives in the US The Coronavirus...
    on April 1, 2020 at 6:52 am

    “I think when a crisis hits, no amount of insurance will guarantee you a hospital bed,” Ms. Lo said. “If there ever was a […]

  • How stakeholders should push digital health...
    on April 1, 2020 at 6:11 am

    Providing remote care to ease the pressure on healthcare systems is what is needed now. Digital health solutions can be effectively used […]

  • Letter – Crisis underscores state of...
    on April 1, 2020 at 3:56 am

    A recent article by The Guardian writer Ankita Rao, titled “US private health insurance companies clog system amid Covid-19 […]

  • Opinion: Virus puts health care front and...
    on April 1, 2020 at 2:37 am

    When we turn our eyes to November, it's clear health care will be a defining issue in the upcoming election. And it's clear President […]