health care costs

Neighborhood competition in the health care market

Nov 6, 2015
A for-profit model that may appeal to younger patients.
Posted In: health care, Health care and insurance, health care costs

Home health care workers get federal labor protections

Oct 13, 2015
To understand the importance of these workers, think about the number 5.1 million.
Posted In: Alzheimer's, health care costs, health care law

Putting a price on healthcare

Oct 5, 2015
One hospital is finding out the cost of its services, from surgery to stitches.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, hospital, health care costs

Healthcare expenditures are picking up again

Jul 29, 2015
Some analysts see a 'fundamental shift' in the system.
Posted In: health care costs, health care, medicaid

Aging prisoners bring healthcare cost headache

Jul 9, 2014
States cut costs of prison healthcare, but aging inmates could drive it back up.
Posted In: prisons, health care costs, elderly

Specialty drugs could fuel health care inflation

Jun 24, 2014
Why health care spending is projected to accelerate in 2015.
Posted In: health care costs, medicine

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 to negotiate your health care bills

Sep 13, 2013
A few options if you find yourself on the bad end of a medical emergency with no way to pay for it.
Posted In: health insurance, health care costs, medical costs

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

The pain of paying for health care in the U.S.

Sep 13, 2013
Americans pay more for health care than in many other developed nations. A look at what the high cost of colonoscopies revealed about our health care system.
Posted In: health care costs, medical costs, medical expenses