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Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 5:25 PM EDT
President Obama explains how the Affordable Care Act benefits people in the California, and across the country.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 12:29 PM EDT
Health Datapalooza IV has officially wrapped and with over 1900 attendees and 80 companies, this was the biggest palooza yet. Kicked off by Secretary Sebelius for the second year in a row, this year’s event was a tremendous display of health data in action.
Good News: Americans Saved Billions Thanks to the Affordable Care Act – And Medical Loss Rebates Are On the WayPosted byon June 6, 2013 at 1:12 PM EDT
According to a new report, Americans buying individual market health insurance saved $1.2 billion in 2011 and $2.1 billion in 2012 because law has begun to hold insurance companies accountable.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 11:30 AM EDT
Advocates and educators, health care providers and faith leaders, members of Congress and representatives from local governments came from all over the country to take part in Monday's National Conference on Mental Health and talk about ways we can work together to increase understanding and awareness about mental health issues.
Posted byon June 3, 2013 at 1:34 PM EDT
The White House hosts a National Conference on Mental Health at the White House as part of the Administration’s effort to launch a national conversation to increase understanding and awareness about mental health.
Posted byon May 31, 2013 at 12:30 PM EDT
The Medicare Trustees report good news for seniors and taxpayers about the long-term security of the program.
Posted byon May 30, 2013 at 12:46 PM EDT
A memo released today shows that, based on early reports, the Health Insurance Marketplace created by the Affordable Care Act is attracting new insurance choices and increasing competition for consumers, especially in states where it is really needed.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 12:40 PM EDT
Supported by digital data, new data-driven tools, and payment policies that reward improving the quality and value of care, doctors, hospitals, patients, and entrepreneurs across the nation are demonstrating that smarter, better, more accessible, and more proactive care is the best way to improve quality and control health care costs.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 12:15 PM EDT
Data that support medical decision-making and collaboration, dovetailing with new tools in the Affordable Care Act, are spurring the innovation necessary to deliver improved health care for more people at affordable prices.
Posted byon May 24, 2013 at 4:45 PM EDT
More than half of eligible providers – doctors, dentists and other eligible providers – have adopted electronic health records, exceeding the Department’s target for the end of 2013.