Bell House, a nonprofit, specialized assisted-living center here in Greensboro that serves people with orthopedic and/or neurological problems such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida, … 49 more words
TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Insurers can no longer reject customers with expensive medical conditions thanks to the health care overhaul. But consumer advocates warn that companies are still using wiggle room to discourage the sickest — and costliest — patients from enrolling. 1,290 more words
Good news about health coverage for transpeople, as reported by Newsmax.com: http://www.newsmax.com/US/transgender-insurance-healthcare-LGBT/2014/08/25/id/590713/.
Here’s the rub, though. I mentioned in an earlier post (July 1, 2014) that a friend had her gender reaffirming surgery in Thailand. 159 more words
The Obama administration outlined a new compromise Friday aimed at shielding religious business owners and Christian universities and charities from the health law’s contraception-coverage requirements, but a chilly initial response from Roman Catholic bishops suggested the move wouldn’t assuage their concerns. 308 more words
Under Obamacare, insurers can’t reject customers with expensive medical conditions thanks to the health care overhaul, but there’s still wiggle room for them to discourage the sickest and costliest patients from enrolling. 716 more words
NASHVILLE — Internal Revenue Service officials must enforce a new Obamacare tax designed to collect money from medical device manufacturers, but they’re losing money because they don’t know which companies even qualify for the tax, a new audit shows. 100 more words