Tag Archives: Health Insurance

Health Insurance Stocks Bucking The Downtrend By The Broader Markets

Despite the weakness visible in the broader markets, health insurance stocks are posting strong gains during trading on Monday. Humana (HUM) is helping to lead the sector higher following news of its agreement to acquire privately held health care company … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Exchanges Must be Accessible and Consumer Focused in Order to be a Sustainable and Viable Option for …

ORANGE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Health Insurance Exchanges Must be Accessible and Consumer Focused in Order to be a Sustainable and Viable Option for Purchasers [read more at source]

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Wellmark Suspends Sales of Child-Only Health Insurance

Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield is suspending sales of child-only health insurance policies as it navigates new provisions of the Affordable Care Act. [read more at source]

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3 States To Vote On Health Insurance Directive

Voters in Arizona, Colorado and Oklahoma will face ballot measures Tuesday challenging a provision in the federal health care law. Critics of the measures say they could complicate health care issues within the states. [read more at source]

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Enrollment Window Opens For Children’s Health Insurance

Oregon unrolled part of its plan Monday for implementing the federal health overhaul. [read more at source]

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‘Relentless’ approach to implementing NHI

Government would be “relentless” in implementing National Health Insurance (NHI), but the scheme may not necessarily mean higher taxes. [read more at source]

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Amendment 63: No Mandated Health Insurance In Colorado

Amendment 63, which stops the state from forcing residents to buy health insurance, gets mixed reviews. [read more at source]

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Health Insurance Scams: What to Watch For

Health insurance scams are increasingly prevalent: here are a few tips to make sure you don’t get conned. [read more at source]

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Employers Looking At Health Insurance Options

The new health care law wasn’t supposed to undercut employer plans that have provided most people in the U.S. with coverage for generations. But last week a leading manufacturer told workers their costs will jump partly because of the law. … Continue reading

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Key Health Insurance Group to Weigh in on Spending

A seven-month-long process for determining how much U.S. health insurers must spend on medical care comes to a head Thursday, amid fresh concerns that the rules will lead companies to desert some small-group and other niche markets. [read more at … Continue reading

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Thousands Conned in Fake Health Insurance Scams

Unlicensed Groups with Official-Sounding Names Use the Hard-Sell and Infomericals to Target Unemployed and Middle-Aged [read more at source]

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Video: Health Insurance Policy Scams Exposed

Wyatt Andrews reports on a CBS News Investigation into health insurance policy scams targeting middle aged Americans who lost their jobs in the recession. [read more at source]

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1,000s Conned in Fake Health Insurance Scams

Unlicensed Groups with Official-Sounding Names Use Hard-Sell and Infomericals to Target Unemployed,Middle-AgedĀ  Who to Trust? [read more at source]

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Video: Health Insurance Policy Scams Exposed

Wyatt Andrews reports on a CBS News Investigation into health insurance policy scams targeting middle aged Americans who lost their jobs in the recession. [read more at source]

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Jamie Court: Legal Challenges To Mandatory Health Insurance Are Good For America & Progressives

Death and taxes may be inevitable in life, but in politics what’s inevitable is that you will have to face public opinion and the Constitution…. [read more at source]

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Anthem Approved For Health Insurance Rate Hikes As High As 47 Percent

Get Business Mobile Text Alerts : Text BIZ To 37798 The state’s largest insurer has been approved to raise health premium rates by 41 percent to 47 percent for some of its policies sold to individual buyers, in the largest … Continue reading

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Anthem Approved For Health Insurance Rate Hikes As High As 47 Percent

Get Business Mobile Text Alerts : Text BIZ To 37798 The state’s largest insurer has been approved to raise health premium rates by 41 percent to 47 percent for some of its policies sold to individual buyers, in the largest … Continue reading

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Shopping For Health Insurance Can Be An Adventure

While shopping for health insurance get ready for information overload. [read more at source]

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Health Insurance Critic Wendell Potter To Release New Book

Takes Aim At Public Relations Side Of Business Get Business Mobile Text Alerts : Text BIZ To 37798 Wendell Potter, the former CIGNA Corp. public relations executive turned outspoken critic of health insurers, has written his first book, which is … Continue reading

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Subsidized Health Insurance for Even Middle-Class Children

Government health insurance for children is no longer available only for the poorest households. Now middle-class families can benefit as well. [read more at source]

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