By Beth Kutscher Bradford Regional Medical Center and Olean General Hospital sit just 20 miles apart on opposite sides of the Pennsylvania/New York border. They serve a similar patient population in the rural, forested region. They are both owned by the not-for-profit Upper Allegheny
By Joseph Conn Some observers have blamed the federal government’s prime contractor, CGI Federal, for the severe glitches that have blocked many Americans from signing up for health coverage through the new federal online health plan marketplace. Several state-run insurance exch
By Christopher Weaver & Louise Radnofsky Government officials are considering rebuilding some parts of the federally run health-insurance marketplace that have been identified as the key flaws that blocked many consumers from getting coverage. Read more…
By: Christopher Weaver Insurers said they are now getting enrollees through the health law’s new online marketplaces, though some state websites and the federally run exchange continued to be slow amid heavy traffic. Read More..
By: Christopher Weaver, Shira Ovide and Louise Radnofsky Six days into the launch of insurance marketplaces created by the new health-care law, the federal government acknowledged for the first time Sunday it needed to fix design and software problems that have kept customers from app
Article Written By: Thomas A Croft, Esq. Taken From: MyHealthGuide Mr. Croft’s Preface: A Kentucky Court of Appeals was faced with a host of complex issues arising out of an arbitration clause in a “Trust Agreement” it held was stop loss insurance, ultimately co
Though early adopters are gaining experience with accountable care organizations, evidence of their impact on quality remains limited. The untested payment model gained favor with private payers and Medicare after policymakers included pilot programs in the 2010 healthcare reform la