Monthly Archive:: June 2013

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Obamacare website

HHS updates website to help consumers

  This Monday, June 24, 2013 The Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius in a press release unveiled an updated and newer version of the website. This udpated obamacare website according to the press release provides “ a
obesity deemed a disease

Obesity deemed a disease

Obesity deemed a disease  This week the American Medical Association  (AMA), voted  during its 2013 Annual Meeting to adopt several new policies, one in particular includes having obesity deemed a disease. Obesity as a Disease According to the AMA summary document,
Ohio Obamacare Costs Revealed

Ohio Obamacare Costs revealed

  Ohio Obamacare Costs Revealed Ohio, Obamacare Cost unlike the state of California is not leaning towards a reduction in Health Insurance premiums.  The Ohio Department of Insurance announced  an expected increase in individual premium costs. This is based on the
affordable care act health insurance plans

Affordable Care Act Health Insurance plans

Affordable Care Act Health Insurance plans , tiers and Standards Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum Health Insurance plans. These are names that will soon become very common to every individual purchasing a health care plan. Insurance is something that is often very

Supreme Court denies request to Patent DNA

Supreme Court denies DNA patent By JESSE J. HOLLAND 06/13/13 01:56 PM ET EDT WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that companies cannot patent parts of naturally-occurring human genes, a decision with the potential to profoundly affect the emerging and lucrative
Health Insurance Enrollment Map

How the Exchanges plans on reducing healthcare cost

The health insurance marketplace is expected to be an online destination where multiple insurance companies whose health plans have been pre-approved by their state and the department of Health and Human Services(HHS) are able to sell their products directly to the
getting a breast pump under affordable care act

Getting a breast pump under the Affordable Care Act

As one of the supporting rules to the women services, and preventative services provision of the Affordable Care Act, The federal law requires new, non-grandfathered insurance plans to provide equipment and services to promote breast-feeding. Such services include; breast pump equipment,
Pricey drug coverage

Getting pricey drugs covered under your Insurance plan

Article originally posted  and written By Kathleen Kingsbury NEW YORK | Fri Jan 18, 2013 1:46pm EST (Reuters) – When Marie D’Orsaneo’s rheumatoid arthritis worsened three years ago, her doctor prescribed Rituxan, an expensive injectable drug that her employer-sponsored health plan had to sign off