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Obama administration confirms double-digit premium hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama’s health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. 886 more words


Report shows big increase in people seeking asylum on border

Hundreds of thousands of people have sought asylum along the U.S.-Mexico border in the last two years, a dramatic increase that shows how migrants have changed from mostly Mexican men trying to evade capture to more Central American families who often turn themselves in, a report for the federal government shows. 497 more words

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Food Stamp recipients approved to buy hot meals in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCT) – Food and Nutrition Services (food stamps) recipients in all 100 counties in North Carolina are approved to purchase hot meals from authorized Electronic Benefits Transfer retailers starting, Saturday October 15. 142 more words


Major health care regulatory activity still to come under the Obama Administration

Posted by Anne Phelps, US Health Care Regulatory Leader, Principal, Deloitte & Touche LLP and Daniel Esquibel, Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche LLP on September 26, 2016… 1,221 more words

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Battle brewing over the reconfirmation of Hector Colon as Health & Human Services Director

MILWAUKEE — It almost feels like a political campaign. Even though there will be a vote, supporters of Milwaukee County’s head of Health and Human Services are asking for politics to come out of the equation. 403 more words


GOP seeks review of claim NFL tried to sway concussion study

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans on Thursday called for an independent review of allegations that the National Football League sought to improperly influence a government study into the link between football and brain disease. 603 more words

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CMS issues proposed notice of benefit and payment parameters for 2018

Posted by Anne Phelps, Principal, US Health Care Regulatory Leader, Deloitte & Touche LLP and Daniel Esquibel, Deloitte Advisory Senior Manager, Deloitte & Touche LLP on September 14, 2016… 954 more words

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