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What Happens When it Easier to Raise Rates than Manage Care

There was an interesting report by McKinsey and Company about the health insurance exchanges, the dropping out of several large insurers like United Healthgroup and Humana and which plans were being successful.   29 more words

USA pro cycling staying in Aspen, CEO says

Originally published in The Aspen Daily News on August 14, 2014

Shawn Hunter, the CEO and executive director of the USA Pro Challenge, said he plans to keep the bike race in Aspen in future years. 551 more words

The Aspen Daily News

Choice Is Necessary.

United Healthcare has decided that, as of July 1, adult patients with diabetes on certain UHC insurance plans who want insulin pump therapy should only be allowed to choose a Medtronic insulin pump. 796 more words

Diabetes

Good riddance: United finally gives up on ACA marketplaces

United Healthcare announced that it’s exiting most of the Obamacare insurance marketplaces (aka exchanges) next year. Sound like a familiar story? In fact all the recent news coverage is just a rehash of last November’s announcement that United was probably going to exit. 291 more words

Policy And Politics

United Health Care pulls out of Obamacare Markets Despite Huge Profits

Insurance; health insurance to be more specific, is killing the very people who need it to help pay for the care and medicine necessary to save their lives.  452 more words

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Dental health for kids: Tips to keep their teeth healthy and clean

MILWAUKEE — February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. It’s also a reminder that tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children.

Dr. Richard Klich is chief dental officer with United Healthcare. 210 more words

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UnitedHealthcare CEO Calls ACA Exchange Expansion A 'Bad Decision'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — UnitedHealth CEO Stephen Hemsley says the nation’s biggest health insurer made a bad decision when it dove deeper into the Affordable Care Act’s public insurance exchanges this year. 115 more words

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