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Obamacare plans in nearly three dozen states may turn a small profit in 2018, the New York Times reports.
Health insurers are effectively operating in the dark at a crucial point in their planning for 2018 coverage.
Shkreli, who gained notoriety for raising the price of a drug by more than 5,000 percent, is accused of ripping off a pharma company he led.
Premium hikes would be higher in states that did not expand their Medicaid programs under Obamacare.
There are only two other insurers selling Obamacare plans in Iowa this year, and one, Medica, said it hasn't decided about next year.
The House Freedom Caucus could be warming up to the idea of a GOP health-care bill if certain changes are made.
High-risk pools run by states were criticized before Obamacare for not doing a good enough job at covering sick people.
If the law implodes, it won’t work in Republicans favor, Vox reports.
The majority of House Freedom Caucus members will vote for a GOP health-care bill if changes offered by the White House are included in the legislation.
The GOP has long criticized single-payer health care as 'socialistic,' yet Trump conservatives think otherwise, says Dylan Matthews.
Republican are continuing to discuss reviving a bill that seeks to repeal and replace major parts of the Affordable Care Act.
Conservative House Republicans have been discussing several provisions that could lead them to support a replacement plan.
The provision requires insurers to cover the basics like prescriptions and hospitalization. The GOP wants to get rid of it, Vox reports.
The U.S. government slightly improved its final payment rate for health insurers who offer Medicare Advantage plans.
Mylan has been under fire since last summer over price increases of its anti-allergy auto-injector device.
"Huge shocks from the political system are always a distraction," athenahealth's Jonathan Bush told CNBC.
Mylan last fall agreed to pay $465 million to resolve claims it shortchanged Medicaid, but got a six-month grace period on higher rebates.
While the White House and Congress struggled to repeal Obamacare, investors did not shy away from health-care stocks in the first quarter.
Evidence is mixed on why health insurance hasn't lead to better health in the U.S., Vox reports.
Anthem sells Obamacare plans in 14 states under the Blue Cross Blue Shield brand.
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