July 7, 2016 by nancy_barto
The Doctor’s computer will see you now – what MACRA did and its results.
Surprise Medical Bills: a growing problem requiring price transparency – not gov’t price-fixes.
Who’s NOT afraid of rising ACA premiums? – cost comparisons are stark.
It’s Official: double-digit rate hikes for Obamacare – Arizona hits the jackpot at 116%.
Arizona’s remaining exchange insurers approved for 50-75% rate hikes – but Democrat’s have a fix – even more government!
Mylan’s EpiPen 400% price hike: brilliant marketing or lack of competition?
Arizona insurers dropping customers like flies – fewer choices, higher costs? Works for…hardly anyone.
Triggered Death Panels in 2017 Medicare Trustee Report warns – how will this roll out?
Feeling “Betrayed and a little mislead” – small businesses are now in the crosshairs of Obamacare.
Canary in the coalmine – United Healthcare pulling out of most exchanges.
$5 Billion Windfall for Insurers? – failed Co-ops squandered taxpayer-backed handouts…and sue for more.
Rationing ‘Marginally Beneficially Care’ – the scary side of ‘best practices’.
Obamacare ruined my healthcare-now I’m just another statistic – Raise your hand if this is you.
Obamacare Architect: Okay, Fine. Our Law Isn’t Controlling Costs! – And sorry – Congress isn’t up for bailing insurers out! Thank you for saving us $2.5B!
Time to Stop CPR on Obamacare – “Right now Repubs & Dems are two political coroners arguing about what time and cause of death to put on the paperwork. Rigor mortis set in long ago.” Kevin D. Williamson
CO-OP health plans: Patients’ interests first – 12/23 have folded, including Meritus in Arizona. What are CO-OPs and why are they failing? Will the rest remain viable?
Why ACA Exchange Premiums are Rising – Are yours? Robert Book, Forbes contributor.
Medicaid Expansion is Proving to be a Bad Deal for States – This ‘free money’ will blow holes in states’ 2017 budgets.