Puerto Rico's healthcare debt looms

Sep 8, 2015
The territory borrows money to subsidize medical care for its poorest residents.
Posted In: Puerto Rico, healthcare, ACA, Obamacare, debt, leverage

Doctor housecalls are back with the click of button

Aug 10, 2015
Heal promises an MD in an hour for $99. Renee Dua is the mother of the invention.
Posted In: Silicon Beach, app, healthcare, doctors, medical technology

The Obamacare sales pitch

Jul 1, 2015
The president is courting conservative states to expand Medicaid.
Posted In: Obamacare, medicaid, healthcare, President Obama
With the Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act ruling Thursday, states who have set up their own insurance exchanges must now figure out what to do with their plans.

What will happen to state-run insurance exchanges?

Jun 26, 2015
Letting take over may make sense.
Posted In: Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, healthcare, scotus, Supreme Court

Education angst is growing among 18- to 34-year-olds

Jun 25, 2015
A new research report from looks at what we’re losing sleep over.
Posted In: Education, college, healthcare, research

Why the conventional wisdom on hospice care was wrong

May 6, 2015
Some patients are spending years there, and spending more in the process.
Posted In: hospice, healthcare, healthcare spending
A push is being made to make healthcare related costs more transparent.

A push for transparency in healthcare pricing

Mar 27, 2015
Prices often remain a mystery in the $3 trillion a year healthcare sector.
Posted In: healthcare, hidden fees, doctors
An income tax form.

Affordable Care Act? Try 'Aggravating Challenge for Accountants'

Feb 6, 2015
Navigating the ACA during tax season can be stressful, and tricky.
Posted In: Taxes, ACA, healthcare, accounting, Affordable Care Act
President Barack Obama signs a presidential memorandum in the Oval Office in Washington, D.C.

The economics of the sick day

Jan 15, 2015
40 million U.S. workers don't have sick leave. Obama wants to change that.
Posted In: sick day, Obama, Work, healthcare

Health care cost increases slow, but so have wages

Jan 8, 2015
A bigger share of Americans' household budgets goes to health care costs.
Posted In: healthcare, premium, wage growth