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The federal government is offering state insurance regulators $22 million to use toward making sure insurers follow Obamacare rules.
Double-digit proposed price increases are the norm for key Obamacare plans in 14 major U.S. cities.
At the same time, federal health spending would decline by more than $900 billion.
UnitedHealthcare will cover travel and lodging costs of donors, even if they aren't a customer.
U.K. state pension increases and ring-fenced heath spending would be in danger if voters chose the Brexit, the Prime Minister told the Observer.
Despite the drop in the use of painkillers by hurt workers, such medications remain commonly prescribed to them in many states.
The expansion of Medicaid in many states has driven down the average amount of debt sent to collection agencies in many areas.
Charity-run funds to help patients pay co-payments face scrutiny by prosecutors and increased federal oversight, USA Today reported.
New rules would limit a person from using short-term health plans to no longer than three months.
To reform Obamacare and empower consumers, the next president should focus on these three areas, says Rita Numerof.
Insurance plans sold on Obamacare marketplaces were projected to see lower price hikes than plans sold outside.
Nearly half of all poor Texans still lack health insurance despite coverage gains in other segments of the population since the fall of 2013.
Employers have until June 30 to file documents detailing their offer of health coverage to their workers.
Most customers said they got care they couldn't previously afford, and also were able to see doctors fairly quickly.
Proposed price increases for Obamacare plans vary widely across states, and even within states.
Although cost increases have slowed, prescription drug spending has helped to boost health costs for an average family to a new milestone.
Centene is one of the few insurers making money on Obamacare plans, but CEO Michael Neidorff tells Bertha Coombs the exchange marketplace needs structural reform. He also weighs in on the uncertainty surrounding Anthem and Cigna's proposed merger. The two spoke at the UBS Global Healthcare Conference in New York.
Obamacare plan customers should brace for sticker shock when the administration posts insurers' preliminary rate requests for 2017 this week.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs and Dan Mangan, CNBC Business News, discuss the potential big price hikes in Obamacare plans for 2017 and what it could mean for consumers.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on Obamacare rate increase requests which could have consumers paying much higher prices. The "FMHR" traders weigh in on what this could do for health care stocks.
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