- Nov 28 20162 minutes
The Obamacare Conundrum
DONALD TRUMP WILL SOON FACE THE consequences of a familiar admonition: be careful what you wish for. The President-elect is poised to help the new Republican Congress finally repeal the Affordable Care Act. Most health care experts expect Obamacare t
- Dec 20 20167 minutes
If Not Obamacare, Then What?
Trump supporters in southern Pennsylvania say the Affordable Care Act has been a let-down. Here’s what they’d like instead.
- Jan 12 20174 minutes
Is Obamacare Just Bad Branding?
Maybe, but there’s not much Obama could have done about it.
- Apr 1 20161 minute
It's Time to Check Up on Your Insurance Policy
Rising premiums could be a problem for businesses, but that doesn't mean companies can't provide for workers. Find out what options you have to remedy the issue.
- Nov 1 20161 minute
A Passion for Teaching
JOAN CAPLIN ANNE AVERY 58, COLUMBIA, MD. BACKSTORY: Emigrated from South Korea in 1975. EDUCATION: Studied at University of Louisville. PROFESSION: National lead for Asian-American and Pacific Islanders outreach at Centers for Medicare and Medic
- Sep 1 20167 minutes
Master the Medicare Maze
MAKING A WRONG MOVE WHEN DEALING WITH THIS HEALTH INSURANCE GIANT CAN COST YOU PLENTY. A RETIREMENT EXPERT GUIDES YOU THROUGH THE SYSTEM’S TWISTS AND TURNS.
- Oct 1 20165 minutes
Pick the Best Health Plan
HERE’S HOW TO MAKE THE SMARTEST CHOICES DURING THIS YEAR’S OPEN ENROLLMENT.
- Aug 1 20163 minutes
How Not to Get Socked
YOU CAN’T PREDICT ALL YOUR RETIREMENT EXPENSES, BUT YOU CAN STILL PREPARE FOR THEM.
- Oct 16 20161 minute
A Chronicle of Chronic Underemployment
RIGHT BEFORE THE 2008 recession, I was working at an asset-management company in Kansas City. The economy wasn’t looking good, but I wasn’t actually laid off: I had to go to Tulsa and care for my stepfather, who had stage-four lymphoma. It was very c
- Aug 29 20162 minutes
Cracks in the Obamacare Crystal Ball
HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES make money by predicting the future. To set rates, quants with complex computer algorithms try to estimate not just the health of the people who will sign up for their plans but also the chances that those people will later
- Jul 18 20161 minute
44. Health Care That Reaches Everyone
A.S. Once dismissed as a deficient approach to providing health care, telemedicine—when patients meet with experts in another city or even in another state via video conference—is proving to be a valuable tool in closing access gaps for some of the
- Jun 1 20141 minute
How to Get a Workplace Wellness Program for Your Office
With prevention a key focus of the new healthcare law, employers are promoting health. Here's how.
- Jun 1 20161 minute
10 Health Companies to Watch - Entrepreneur's Brilliant 100
These companies are shaking up the health industry with apps, video games, tampons and more.
- Jan 17 20173 minutes
Obamacare Hasn't Just Made People Healthier, But More Financially Secure
And this is especially true for women.
- Jan 20 20174 minutes
Obamacare Repeal Threatens Rural Hospitals
Loss of local hospitals means lost jobs as well as healthcare.