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Florida’s Reversal on Obamacare

In what appears to be one of the most shocking about face in the expansion of Medicaid as part of Obamacare in the United States, Today Governor Rick Scott of Florida announced the great state of Florida would accept and participate
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Obamacare Immigrant Loophole explained

Obamacare: Legal Immigrant to receive subsidies, While some citizens won’t Recently the Associated Pressed, and the Huffingtonpost  published and article on an unexpected loophole in Obamacare. This loophole was a direct result of last years Supreme Court ruling, and is now providing a large

What is Medicaid ?

What is Medicaid? Medicaid is a joint program between the states and the federal government that provides certain medical and health benefits for low income individuals and families. The states administer and manage the program on a state by state level.
Governor Rick Perry starts new Women's Health Program that excludes Planned Parenthood

Texas cuts Planned Parenthood

Texas cuts Planned Parenthood Earlier this week on Monday, A judge in the state of Texas ruled that a new state-funded health funded program for women can legally cut Planned Parenthood out. In what would seem as a deliberate and successful
Health Care Reform Bill Tax Implications

Healthcare Reform Bill Tax Implications

  Healthcare Reform Bill Tax Implications As tax season 2013 looms on the verge for all americans, I will be the first person to admit I am not a tax person. As I analyze various portions of the  affordable care act
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Funding Long Term Care With Medicaid

  By Lawrence A Friedman Until fairly recently, most people in need of long term care had few alternatives to entering a nursing home and wreaking havoc on family finances. Today, long term care can be obtained in various settings and
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Medicaid Overview

By Paul Nicolosi Medicaid, also known as medical assistance is a joint federal-state program that provides health insurance coverage to low-income children, seniors and people with disabilities. In addition, it covers care in a nursing home for those who qualify. Medicaid

10 Health Care Reform Implementations starting Jan 1,2013

Angela Carter Posted:   11/08/2012 11:57:07 AM PST Updated:   11/09/2012 11:07:37 AM PST Medicare 1. Federal subsidies begin phasing in for brand-name prescriptions filled in the Medicare Part D coverage gap to reduce out of pocket costs for beneficiaries. Coinsurance will