By Associated Press | 02/15/14 12:55 PM
Rhode Island's health insurance exchange won't be able to complete new enrollments for a few days because the federal data hub it uses to do so will be offline.
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 11:52 AM
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — All of the Republicans seeking to oust Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton regard Minnesota's problem-ridden health insurance exchange as an unmitigated disaster, but they differ on what they would do about it if they were elected. The fissure on health care became apparent...
By Paul Bedard | 02/14/14 03:16 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama has to finally take responsibility for Obamacare and fix it fast or see his legacy tarnished.
By Philip Klein | 02/14/14 01:35 PM
On Friday, the New York Times reported that "[o]ne in five people who signed up for health insurance under the new health care law failed to pay their premiums on time and therefore did not receive coverage in January, insurance companies and industry experts say."
02/14/14 01:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson said Friday that the Food and Drug Administration has rejected — for a third time — its application to expand use of the blood thinner Xarelto to reduce dangerous blood clots and related problems in patients with coronary artery disease. The condition...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/14/14 12:01 PM
President Obama thanked the House Democratic caucus for “hanging tough” on Obamacare and continuing to support a law he says history will regard as a “monumental achievement.”
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/14/14 12:00 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Friday said the administration would be able to provide “concrete and timely” data on how many Obamacare enrollees had paid their premiums after a new online system was up and running.
02/14/14 10:31 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Like 78 million other Americans, MaryJane Harrison is obese. And like many critically overweight Americans, Harrison cannot afford to have weight loss surgery because her health insurance doesn't cover it. The financial burden makes it nearly impossible for her to follow the...
02/14/14 03:15 AM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 74,000 Virginians have enrolled in health plans through the federal insurance marketplace. Figures from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services show that from Oct. 1 through Feb. 1, 28 percent of those in Virginia who selected marketplace plans were...
02/11/14 05:15 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland lawmaker on Tuesday renewed a call for an investigation into the state's defective health care exchange with a focus on the procurement process of the exchange's board, which has approved multimillion dollar contracts. Del. Ron George, a Republican running in...
02/10/14 10:15 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's online health care exchange has some significant problems that are not on track to be corrected by the March 31 deadline for open enrollment, and officials are exploring other options for the second enrollment period starting in November, state officials told a...
02/10/14 01:45 PM
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Authorities could detain a mentally ill individual for up to 24 hours in emergency custody under a bill approved by the Virginia Senate. The upper chamber voted 38-0 Monday to approve a proposal by Sen. Creigh Deeds, a Democrat from Bath County. Deeds was attacked last...
02/10/14 10:22 AM
Gansler BALTIMORE (Legal Newsline) – Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler announced a $20,000 settlement on Thursday with a pharmaceutical retailer to resolve allegations that it kept payments and prescriptions that were returned as undeliverable. Between May 2010 and October 2011,...
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