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Affordable Care Act

By Raymond Russell

The federal healthcare law recently cleared its fourth anniversary, and online insurance marketplaces were launched more than six months ago, but Florida lawmakers who are still administratively choosy not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act have caused its citizens and residents longing for healthcare coverage to face uphill battles. 2,656 more words

Health Care Reform

Obamacare: Health Agents Worst Nightmare

By Deliamary Rivera

Eva Hernandez, 50, has been a health insurance agent since 2005, but has recently began studying to become licensed to sell property and casualty coverage as well. 854 more words

Health Care Reform

Recent Drop in Health Uninsured Rate Mostly Due to Employer Coverage, RAND Says

An estimated 9.3 million Americans have gained health insurance since September, a period covering most of open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act, but most of them are as a result of employer-sponsored coverage, the RAND Corp. 449 more words

Health Care Reform

Obama is now winning the Obamacare debate

Republicans will still push for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Some Democrats, particularly those in red states, will remain wary of publicly touting it. 553 more words

Politics

President Obama: 8 million signed up for health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama said Thursday, besting expectations and offering new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections. 662 more words

Politics

"Slow Medicine," and Living Wills for the Well

Dennis McCulloch, Chief Geriatrician at Kendal-At-Hanover, has written a kind and sensitive book, My Mother, Your Mother: Embracing “Slow Medicine,” The Compassionate Approach to Caring for Your Aging Loved Ones. 538 more words

Health Care Reform

Clarifications and Tweaks Continue to Change ACA Implementation

Early 2014 has brought some clarifications and changes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its implementation. Read on for information about just a few of the changes employers should be aware of. 605 more words

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