health care insurance

You care, I care, we all care about Obamacare

Oct 23, 2013
President Obama promised that no one who had health insurance would have to change because of the new health care law. He meant employer-sponsored insurance.
Posted In: Obamacare, Sebelius, health care insurance

How do you know if you have good health insurance?

Sep 13, 2013
Health insurance can be confusing. Here's a guide to help you determine whether you have a good plan or not.
Posted In: Health care and insurance, health care insurance, health exchanges, health care costs

Affordable Care Act opens up possibilities for uninsured

Sep 13, 2013
One retiree shares his story about how he's been living without insurance for a year.
Posted In: health care insurance, Affordable Care Act

Massachusetts and the high price of health care

Sep 11, 2012
Six years after sweeping health care reform, Massachusetts is still struggling to lower the cost of care.
Posted In: health care insurance, health care, Massachusetts, health care reform law

How the IRS will enforce health care 'tax' penalty

Aug 2, 2012
The House Oversight Committee examines how the IRS will collect taxes from people who fail to buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
Posted In: IRS, health care insurance

Health industry faces big decisions with Supreme Court ruling

Jun 27, 2012
It's hard to find an example of the Supreme Court tossing out a law, where more had already been done to implement it. If even part of health care reform is tossed out, insurers and regulators face a huge task deciding what to undo, and how.
Posted In: health care insurance, Supreme Court, pre-existing conditions

Family health-care costs breach $20,000

May 21, 2012
For the first time, the total bill for the typical family of four with an employer-sponsored health-care plan (a preferred provider plan with co-pays and deductibles) breached $20,000 in 2012.
Posted In: health care insurance, medical expenses, family finances