Dan Mangan is a reporter covering health care and other issues for CNBC.com.
Mangan has been a journalist for more than 20 years, most recently as a general assignment/rewrite reporter at the New York Post. In his more than dozen years at The Post, Mangan routinely covered major stories, including the 9/11 terror attacks, the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme, the 2008 financial meltdown and a slew of juicy Gotham scandals du jour, among them the personal tribulations of Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Prior to that, Mangan began his career in his native Connecticut, writing obituaries for The Hour of Norwalk, before moving on to cover business, government and the court systems at The Hour, the Fairfield County Business Journal and The Advocate of Stamford.
By 2019, the number of people without insurance would be nearly 59 million, with an uninsured rate of 21 percent, a new analysis says.
Almost 9.4 million Obamacare customers were set to receive nearly $33 billion in tax credits to reduce their monthly premiums this year.
The average a la carte item on a kid's food menu averaged 147 percent more calories than what was recommended by nutrition experts.
Health spending on privately insured people rose 4.6 percent, with much of the increase coming from prescription drugs and medical services.
Hospitals that benefited under Obamacare likely will see a reversal of fortune and there are new risks for already struggling insurers.
Only 20 percent of people said they could afford to pay $300 or more for a health plan. Most Obamacare plans costs more than that.
Phildor's former CEO is accused of paying Valeant exec Gary Tanner about $10 million in kickbacks to steer Valeant's business to Philidor.
You might survive going to the emergency room — but the "surprise" bill you get later could be a real killer.
One-third of U.S. adults reported not getting recommended health care and not going to the doctor when sick because of the costs.
The tally represents a slight uptick in health plan selections compared with the same time period last year.