Monthly Archive:: November 2012

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Arizona health insurance exchange

Arizona Health Insurance Exchange Decision

Today the Arizona governor provided this statement to the State of Arizona regarding the states decision not to setup their own exchange. Brewer blamed the Obama administration for her decision in prior statements. She also states her doubts about the success

State Health Insurance Exchange Update

        State Health Insurance Exchange Status. There a lot of decisions that are being made in regards to where we go from here with the affordable care act. However with the re-election of president Obama the implementation of

The Baby Boomers:Reinventing Retirement

The Baby Boomers Reinventing Retirement   The baby boomers are those born between 1946 and 1964, according to the United States Census Bureau. At seventy-seven million strong, what this generation does has a significant impact on the nation. Every day in

What to eat for Breakfast

What to eat for breakfast? This is a question I have every morning. This morning by the time I ran out the door I had a slice of toast and a cup of coffee. I am pretty certain that was not
obamacare taxes

Obamacare Taxes: What should you expect

Obamacare Taxes  The Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act on June 29, 2012 which is the law that is the central basis of Health Care Reform, and will bring the most profound changes to the United States Health Care system.

What effect will the Fiscal Cliff have on Health Care ?

Newspapers and airways are chock full of warnings about the fiscal cliff the country is getting ready to topple over when scheduled tax increases and spending cuts kick in on January 1, 2013. Standard macroeconomic models, such as those employed by
Medicare patients

Hospitals face fines over too many readmitted Medicare patients

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, AP WASHINGTON — If you or an elderly relative have been hospitalized recently and noticed extra attention when the time came to be discharged, there’s more to it than good customer service. As of Monday, Medicare will start fining hospitals

Repeat testing common among Medicare patients

By Genevra Pittman updated 11/19/2012 4:07:00 PM ET NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In a new study, up to half – or more – of older adults on Medicare who had a heart, lung, stomach or bladder test had the same procedure repeated