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States Have Tried Versions Of ‘Skinny Repeal.’ It Didn’t Go Well.

Betting that thin is in — and might be the only way forward — Senate Republicans are eyeing a “skinny repeal” that rolls back an unpopular portion of the federal health law. 1,038 more words

Insurance

States Have Tried Versions Of ‘Skinny Repeal.’ It Didn’t Go Well.

Betting that thin is in — and might be the only way forward — Senate Republicans are eyeing a “skinny repeal” that rolls back an unpopular portion of the federal health law. 1,119 more words

The Health Law

Insurance

What is insurance:

 An arrangement by which a company or the state undertakes to provide a guarantee of compensation for specified loss, damage, illness, or death in return for payment of a specified premium. 101 more words

Engineering Insurance

Medicaid Proves A Lifeline For Clients Of Crisis Pregnancy Centers

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When Taylor Merendo moved to Bloomington, Ind., nearly two years ago, fleeing an abusive marriage, she needed help.

“I was six months pregnant and, at that point in time, I really didn’t have a stable place to live,” Merendo said. 1,047 more words

The Health Law

How To Get Long-Term Care At Home Without Busting The Bank

The vast majority of older adults receive long-term care at home, not in nursing homes. But few people plan for this expense.

Nor do they see long-term care insurance as a viable option — because it’s expensive and is often seen as protection against the cost of nursing home care. 1,236 more words

Insurance

When High Deductibles Hurt: Even Insured Patients Postpone Care

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In November 2015, Tina Heck was in her garage lifting 40-pound bags of wood pellets to fuel her heating stove, when something went very wrong with her back. 1,038 more words

Insurance

How To Get Long-Term Care At Home Without Busting The Bank

The vast majority of older adults receive long-term care at home, not in nursing homes. But few people plan for this expense.

Nor do they see long-term care insurance as a viable option — because it’s expensive and is often seen as protection against the cost of nursing home care. 1,253 more words

Cost And Quality