Number of people who will not lose their health insurance subsidies, thanks to the King v. Burwell ruling
From this day forward, it will simply be ‘marriage.’
Jim Obergefell, a plaintiff in the Supreme Court case Obergefell v. Hodges, which resulted in a 5-4 vote legalizing gay marriage in all 50 states
Hurdles Remain To Widespread Telemedicine Adoption
Telemedicine is gaining ground, as more people get used to the idea of receiving health care via video or phone. For employers, the main appeal of telemedicine is that it can reduce the time employees miss from work driving to and from appointments and sitting in doctors’ offices. But telemedicine consultations also can save money […]
Amount to be added to the federal deficit according to CBO estimates if Obamacare repealed
“Next Generation” ACO Integrates Telehealth, Quality Metrics
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced in March that it will roll out a new accountable care organization (ACO) initiative called the Next Generation ACO Model, in January 2016. The new initiative improves on the existing Pioneer ACO Model and the Medicare Shared Savings Program by setting more predictable financial targets. This will give providers and beneficiaries to […]
I’ve had to make statements like this too many times. Communities have had to endure tragedies like this too many times.
President Obama on the Charleston shooting, and on the escalating incidence of gun violence throughout the country.
Call me Caitlyn.
Caitlyn Jenner, revealing her chosen name, in conjunction with the unveiling of her Vanity Fair cover
Estimated number of Americans who have had their sensitive health data hacked
1 in 3
Employers Plan to Expand Use of Onsite Health Centers
Confident that onsite or near-site health centers improve the health and productivity of their employees, nearly four in 10 (38%) employers that already have one or more plan to add new centers in the next two years. This is according to the Towers Watson 2015 Employer-Sponsored Health Care Centers Survey of 120 employers, the majority […]