Category "Obamacare Today"


How Preventative Healthcare Promotes Continuous Quality Improvement (0)

I remember some years ago while working for a health insurance company, asking one of the company’s senior executives whether we should promote our preventative and primary care rider options


How to plan for health care in retirement without going broke (0)

How’s this for putting a dent in your retirement savings plan? A 65-year-old couple retiring today will need an estimated $275,000 in today’s dollars to cover anticipated health care expenses,


5 Ways Healthcare Organizations Can Amplify The Voice Of The Patient (0)

Embedding “the voice of the patient” is an aspiration many healthcare organizations hold, yet one that most find challenging to operationalize, Forbes writes. Some, like Massachusetts-based Cambridge Health Alliance, engage patient advocates in


Health-Care Costs Could Eat Up Your Retirement Savings (0)

A new estimate may convince you to work forever—if you can, Bloomberg writes. In a perfect world, the largest expenses in retirement would be for fun things like travel and entertainment. In the


Only one county in US remains without an Obamacare insurer for 2018 (0)

And there was just one. The entire United States, with the exception of a single small county in Ohio, is now on track to have at least one insurer offering Obamacare health


Why Trumpcare’s Death Doesn’t Mean Obamacare Is Saved (0)

President Trump’s and the GOP’s efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act fizzled out this summer in spectacular fashion. But while the sprawling U.S. health care industry was


Doctors Warm to Single-Payer Health Care (1)

Single-payer health care is still a controversial idea in the U.S., but a majority of physicians are moving to support it, a new survey finds, US News writes. Fifty-six percent


5 Important Healthcare Predictions For 2018 (0)

As an industry, healthcare is exploding and is an increasingly interesting space for investors. If you are thinking about taking the plunge and investing in the space, there are some broader


Trump Won’t Intentionally Blow Up Obamacare Markets For At Least One More Month (0)

President Donald Trump’s administration will continue to make critical payments to insurers participating in Obamacare’s individual health insurance marketplaces in August. That will come as a sigh of relief to companies for


CBO: If Trump Sabotages Obamacare, Premiums Will Spike 25% by 2020 (0)

Obamacare premiums for the most popular types of plans will sharply increase — by 20% next year, and by 25% in 2020 — if President Trump ends key federal subsidies to the program,