Cheyenne City Council delays employee health insurance vote
5/17/2017 CHEYENNE - Despite an increasingly tight working timeframe, the Cheyenne City Council voted 5-2 Monday to delay a vote on accepting a new health insurance agreement for city employees. The decision was made in a special noon meeting, after council ...
Group raises concerns about possible loss of health insurance for kids
5/17/2017 ... that uses “research, data analysis, advocacy, and education,” released a report earlier this week stating that 96 percent of Vance County's children have insurance because of coverage created by the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and NC Health Choice.
Noble County health insurance costs run high
5/17/2017 Last year during budget hearings, Knafel initially had suggested a health insurance budget of $1.6 million total. Council members cut it back to $1.3 million, because there was no way they could fund the higher amount while maintaining services in ...
For-profit insurance model can't protect health of everyone
5/17/2017 I found Julia Dellitt's May 14 Letter to the Editor interesting because of her father's statement [Dad to daughter with pre-existing condition: 'You can't cover everyone'].
St. Joseph County commissioners veto $50000 to investigate health insurance broker
5/17/2017 SOUTH BEND - St. Joseph County commissioners are against the County Council's plan to audit the billing practices of the county's health insurance broker. The Board of Commissioners voted 2-1 on Tuesday to veto the $50,000 approved by the County ...
What Is a Public Option for Health Insurance?
5/17/2017 As the healthcare debate rages on, interest in a public option is springing up among proponents of the Affordable Care Act, who would rather refine the law than repeal it.
6 states where health insurance premium tops $400 a month
5/17/2017 Health insurance costs are skyrocketing throughout most of the U.S. Obamacare insurance premiums for 2017 jumped by double-digit percentages in 31 states.
The Trump Administration Is Rolling Back The Small Business Health Insurance Program. Here's What That Means In ...
5/17/2017 An Obama-era program to change how small businesses insure their employees will be majorly scaled back. On Monday, President Donald Trump's administration announced it would gut the Small Business Health Options Program, or SHOP. As part of the ...
Linda Schwartz: Personal impact of going without health insurance
5/17/2017 Without health insurance, Jack (like so many others) did not have a regular doctor - a doctor who would have known his family history including the fact that his mother died of colon cancer in her 60s.
Health Insurance in Retirement
5/17/2017 I finished with a post-retirement series on cost-of-living adjustments, survivor benefits, and life and health insurance. While I've expended hundreds of words on each topic, there are many fine points that were left unexplored.