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Consolidation in the health insurance industry is "potentially dangerous" for the hospital business, Mount Sinai Health System's CEO said Thursday.
Some think it is unlikely that a round of consolidation in the health insurance industry will push prices higher for consumers.
New Hampshire is the worst state to insure a teenage driver.
Americans place controlling drug costs at the top of their health-related concerns.
Cigna rejected a takeover approach from larger health insurer Anthem as health-care consolidation continues, Dow Jones reported.
Most HealthCare.gov states are not expected to act quickly enough to maintain Obamacare subsidies if the Supreme Court ends them.
David Threadgold, Tokyo managing director at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, discusses news that Tokio Marine is buying New York-listed HCC Insurance Holdings for about $7.5 billion.
Rates, if approved, would rise average of 12 percent in many major cities, and more for the most popular plans.
The ACA has cut uninsured rates to historic lows, but many Americans still can’t afford health coverage, The Fiscal Times reports.
U.S. hospitals are marking up costs to charge you more for treatments than they should, according to NBC News.
The Supreme Court is weighing ending financial aid to HealthCare.gov customers in 34 states.
Hospitals are increasingly tracking and using their own online doctor rating systems to improve patient satisfaction.
A major Texas health insurer is feeling "blue" from some steep losses and now wants sharply higher prices for Obamacare plans next year.
The figures are in: HealthCare.gov has about 6.4 million paying customers who are at risk of losing subsidies in a pending Supreme Court case.
Many of the proposed rate increases of 10 percent or more for Obamacare health insurance plans have been revealed.
Proposals to deal with a potential Supreme Court ruling could merely delay serious disruption to the insurance market.
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Texas is forgoing about $100 billion in federal funds by not expanding a major health program for the poor.
Ray Johnson, executive director at QxBranch, says quantum computing can improve the performance of quantitatively-oriented hedge funds and the insurance industry.
Congressional Republicans have yet to act on plans to deal with the potential loss of subsidies for HealthCare.gov customers.