In another sign of growing frustration with rising health costs, aerospace giant Boeing Co. has agreed to contract directly for employee benefits with a major health system in Southern California, bypassing the conventional insurance model. 753 more words
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By Blaine Lindsey, Executive Director, Aledade, Inc. | Concierge Medicine Today | Special Contributor
FEBRUARY/MARCH 2016 – For primary care physicians, the last two decades have brought a never-ending (and mostly unpleasant) series of regulatory, reimbursement, and technological changes that have increased frustration and overhead to a point where many independently owned practices are faced with the ultimate question: Can I survive – let alone thrive – in a landscape increasingly tilted towards consolidation, specialists, and large health systems? 673 more words
Nearly six years after its enactment, the Affordable Care Act remains a hot-button issue in the presidential race — in both parties.
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