When you live as part of a society you don’t always get to pick and choose what you want that primarily benefits you, because if you choose wrong, that society is frequently obligated to bail you out. 334 more words
Tags » Health-care Reform
Let’s begin by saying that in this age of uber technology, tracking and scanning, heath care insurance companies must be well equipped to distinguish between those who are “unhealthy” via unhealthy living, i.e. 654 more words
In FY 2016, total Medicaid Expenditures — including the US Territories, administrative costs, and accounting adjustments — exceeded $574 billion. Meanwhile, rural health outcomes are poor, and the health care utilization rate among rural residents is low compared with the nation’s urban residents. 398 more words
Congressional Budget Office: Repeal of Individual Mandate in Tax Reform Bill Would Result in 13 Million Americans Becoming Uninsured
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has issued this updated analysis of the impact of the repeal of the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate, which was included in… 148 more words
The crocodile tears of people like NY Senator Schumer really piss me off.
He weeps for the individual mandate going away, but completely ignores the reality of the millions of people who get no or minimal subsidies for healthcare, and literally cannot afford to buy it anymore. 714 more words