By Philip Klein | 12/05/13 05:32 PM
In a little-noticed regulation issued the week of Thanksgiving, the Department of Health and Human Services proposed tweaking a program within President Obama's health care law to funnel additional money to insurers. The relevant Obamacare provision, known as the “risk corridors” program,...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/04/13 05:51 PM
A “majority” of the back-end healthcare.gov bugs preventing insurers from receiving accurate information on Obamacare enrollees have been fixed, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced on Wednesday, but the agency declined to share the error rate for those issues. CMS...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 03:47 PM
Christendom College students, along with the rest of the school's part-time employees, will have their hours cut as a result of the health insurance mandate in Obamacare. "It would bankrupt the college," chief operations officer Ken Ferguson told the Washington Examiner during a Wednesday...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 12:48 PM
The Department of Health and Human services has finally awarded the $30,000 in prize money for videos supporting Obamacare. The HHS announced the contest in August together with the group "Young Invincible" in an effort to create viral videos promoting health insurance.
By Philip Klein | 12/03/13 07:26 PM
Obama administration officials have spent this week touting a new and improved healthcare.gov website, boasting that it can now be accessed 95 percent of the time – but that still means that it would be down 18 days a year. Department of Health and Human Services officials blitzed the news...
By Sean Higgins | 12/03/13 06:15 PM
Nonprofit watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services to obtain the precise enrollment numbers for the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. Judicial Watch is demanding that HHS execute a Freedom of Information Act request it filed in...
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/03/13 05:06 PM
It may seem like he’s swinging back and forth — pro-business, then anti-business — but President Obama marching in a straight line: more state control of industry. It's the ratchet of state corporatism, and Obama is pretty handy with it.
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/03/13 03:26 PM
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday said that a special team was in place to fix healthcare.gov’s back-end issues on sharing enrollee data through “834 Forms” with insurance providers.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 12:50 PM
A combination of IRS rules and Obamacare mandates could result in the elimination of volunteer fire departments across the country, according to Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa.
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/03/13 11:13 AM
The Department of Health and Human Services said that healthcare.gov received over 1 million visitors on Monday, as the administration relaunched the troubled website registering consumers in Obamacare's insurance exchanges.
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