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Posted byon July 24, 2014 at 3:39 PM EDT
The “80/20 rule” -– also known as the Medical Loss Ratio (MLR) rule -– went into effect in 2011, and has saved consumers a lot of money over the last few years.
Posted byon July 8, 2014 at 2:44 PM EDT
Posted byon July 3, 2014 at 11:02 AM EDT
For Adelina of Sunland Park, New Mexico, like for so many others, Medicaid coverage is providing her with the coverage she needs to be healthy.
Posted byon July 2, 2014 at 6:47 PM EDT
Twenty-four states still haven't acted to make more struggling families eligible for Medicaid -- including many of the states that would benefit most. Check out our new resource center to find out how Medicaid expansion will help people across the country.
Posted byon July 1, 2014 at 1:19 PM EDT
Yesterday, for the sixth time since taking office, President Obama joined national, state, and local community leaders, business leaders, grassroots activists, elected officials, and others for an event celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month at the White House.
Posted byon June 30, 2014 at 7:05 PM EDT
The Supreme Court rules on the much-publicized Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. case.
Posted byon June 24, 2014 at 6:55 PM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden ceremonially swears in Sylvia Mathews Burwell as United States Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Posted byon June 5, 2014 at 2:48 PM EDT
The President releases a statement on the Senate's confirmation of Sylvia Mathews Burwell as the new Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Posted byon June 2, 2014 at 6:03 PM EDT
A recent dialogue looks at how to address behavioral health issues within Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities compounded with the need for cultural sensitivity and access to resources.
Posted byon May 29, 2014 at 9:44 AM EDT
Today, the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) released a report to the President, Better Health Care and Lower Costs: Accelerating Improvement through Systems Engineering. The report comes at a critical time for the United States and for the health-care system in particular, with millions of Americans recently gaining health-care coverage due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA).