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Insurance changes are unsettling

November 24, 2013

To the editor: The Wall Street Journal reported that private insurance provider United Health is dropping thousands of doctors from its Medicare Advantage network....

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Dec-04-13 9:03 PM

Looks like those reported 45 million desperate for health insurance aren't so desperate after all.

HARVARD POLL: Few uninsured say they'll sign up...


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Dec-02-13 12:41 PM

Poll: Majority Oppose Obamacare's Contraception Mandate


According to a new Rasmussen Report, the majority of Americans oppose the contraception mandate in Obamacare.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 38% of Likely U.S. Voters still believe businesses should be required by law to provide health insurance that covers all government-approved contraceptives for women without co-payments or other charges to the patient. Fifty-one percent (51%) disagree and say employers should not be required to provide health insurance with this type of coverage. Eleven percent (11%) are not sure.

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Dec-02-13 12:32 PM

Despite Website Fixes, Fears Grow that Obamacare Numbers Don't Add Up


The Obama administration was hoping to have 7 million people enrolled in health insurance through, but at the current rate that won't be possible, according to some experts who have crunched the numbers.

"We're looking at 1 million people signed up in the amount of time they’re expecting," reporter Rebecca Jarvis said Sunday on ABC's "This Week."

The administration had been counting on younger, healthier people signing up to keep costs down for older people who use health services more often. But early reports showed young people either not signing up – possibly opting for a less-expensive fine – or signing up for Medicaid, which is funded by taxpayers.

After the disastrous initial rollout, federal officials reported that only about 23,000 people signed up for private insurance through HealthCare.go

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Nov-27-13 1:12 PM


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Nov-24-13 10:19 AM

Like Canada, there will be two systems of health care in the US. The first is the traditional system for all of us that requires us to part of Obumacare. The other is for those that have cash to pay their doctors. I lived in Canada, I know that their system is a failure for those that are truely ill

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