Health care and insurance

Advocates say insurers are driving away sick customers

Jun 11, 2015
It's a practice that's being called "adverse tiering."
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Health care and insurance
Picwell executives Jay Silverstein and Jonathan Kolstad

There's a business opportunity behind open enrollment

Nov 13, 2014
Companies are trying to eliminate the hassle that comes with choosing insurance.
Posted In: ACA, Health care and insurance, healthcare.gov, health exchanges

How insurers are adjusting payment to medical providers

Sep 30, 2014
Commercial insurers are ditching or at least tweaking the way they pay providers.
Posted In: health insurance, health care, Health care and insurance
Healthcare rebate

Who gets a healthcare rebate? 4 questions answered

Jul 25, 2014
Insurers will be issuing $330 million in refunds, but few people will get checks.
Posted In: health care, rebates, Health care and insurance, Affordable Care Act

Why HealthCare.gov is going to get a CEO

Jul 14, 2014
Officials hope a new manager can help avoid a rerun of last year's website fiasco.
Posted In: Health care and insurance, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Sylvia Burwell
Healthcare

Five million stick to private health insurance

Jul 3, 2014
The New England Journal is out with a new analysis of those with health insurance.
Posted In: Health care and insurance, health insurance exchanges

Self-employed and looking for health care

Sep 27, 2013
The new health care exchanges will create even more options for consumers in an already crowded market. One group likely to shop around: self-employed workers.
Posted In: health care costs, Health care and 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

Employer health plans get the 401(k) treatment

Sep 13, 2013
Some big companies are toying with making the switch from offering traditional health plans to giving workers money to shop for their own health coverage on private exchanges. What does this mean for the cost of your medical insurance?
Posted In: 401(k), Health care and insurance

Job insecurity = health insurance insecurity

Jan 5, 2012
The pressure for healthcare reform won't go away -- far from it.
Posted In: Health, Health care and insurance