VIDEO: House Republicans release Obamacare website chat, ask others to share website woes

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VIDEO: House Republicans release Obamacare website chat, ask others to share website woes

October 23, 2013 11:30 am by | 0 Comments

As the clumsy Obamacare rollout continues under the shadow of the major website fumble, House Republicans launched a YouTube video mocking the “help” on the website. Anyone who’s used the…


Narrow networks getting wide attention from regulators

Narrow networks getting wide attention from regulators

July 22, 2014 6:04 am by | 0 Comments

With the proliferation of narrow networks being rolled out as a cost-containing effort on health plan costs, the Obama administration and state insurance commissioners are vowing to more closely scrutinize…


New Obamacare endgame: The VA for all

New Obamacare endgame: The VA for all

June 9, 2014 5:46 am by | 2 Comments

Scandal at the Phoenix Veterans Administration lifted the curtain of secrecy on the VA’s secret waiting lists. The VA lies while patients die. This is by no means a new…



How The ACA Is Harming Patients

How The ACA Is Harming Patients

May 31, 2014 8:54 pm by | 9 Comments

The ACA (Affordable Care Act) is a complex set of laws intended to reform the US Healthcare system, which passed in 2010.  Its goal was to expand coverage to all Americans…



Health Insurance Exchanges and the Burden of the Deductible

Health Insurance Exchanges and the Burden of the Deductible

March 10, 2014 4:33 pm by | 0 Comments

Under health insurance exchanges, patients are bearing the burden of higher costs. More patients are now paying a higher percentage of their premiums than they have in earlier years. Many…


The Future of Healthcare: Obamacare, Allied Health, and More

The Future of Healthcare: Obamacare, Allied Health, and More

January 29, 2014 8:25 am by | 1 Comments

President Obama signing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Wikipedia / Wikimedia Commons / CC0   The Affordable Care Act’s implementation has been a process seemingly cursed with difficulty; the launch of healthcare.gov…


Small Businesses And The Not So Affordable Care Act

Small Businesses And The Not So Affordable Care Act

December 19, 2013 3:18 pm by | 0 Comments

The Affordable Care Act is not so affordable if you own or if you are an employee of a small business. Here is why. Consider the owner of a small…



Here’s the link between canceled insurance policies and Obama’s healthcare law

Here’s the link between canceled insurance policies and Obama’s healthcare law

October 30, 2013 12:13 pm by | 0 Comments

News that health insurers are ending the policies of what could be millions of Americans has rattled consumers and added to the debate over the health care law. If you…


HealthCare.gov should have been launched like a startup

HealthCare.gov should have been launched like a startup

October 29, 2013 10:00 am by | 0 Comments

In the coverage surrounding the failed rollout of the insurance marketplaces on HealthCare.Gov, the same number keeps popping up: 500 million. It’s the amount of money some are estimating has been spent…


Politico: Washington gridlock guarantees Sebelius’ job security

Politico: Washington gridlock guarantees Sebelius’ job security

October 23, 2013 3:20 pm by | 0 Comments

Despite Representative Paul Ryan‘s (R-Wis.) call to see HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius‘ job on the chopping block, the idea of an impossible confirmation hearing keeps her safe. The Obamacare website…


Sebelius shields President on CNN: Obamacare rollout glitches kept from him

Sebelius shields President on CNN: Obamacare rollout glitches kept from him

October 23, 2013 10:46 am by | 2 Comments

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius told Dr. Sanjay Gupta  President Barack Obama was never told about the website test-run crash or insurers’ concerns before the Oct. 1…


Jon Stewart on Healthcare.gov: 99 problems, but a glitch . . . is all of them

Jon Stewart on Healthcare.gov: 99 problems, but a glitch . . . is all of them

October 23, 2013 10:15 am by | 1 Comments

Watch the video above to see The Daily Show‘s Jon Stewart go to town on the Obamacare website, what he calls the only thing standing in the way of Democrats…


Judge declines to halt ‘Obamacare’ insurance subsidies

Judge declines to halt ‘Obamacare’ insurance subsidies

October 22, 2013 2:39 pm by | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Foes of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law lost a bid on Tuesday to put an immediate stop to a key part of the law – the insurance…


Is Verizon the white knight coming to the rescue of HealthCare.gov?

Is Verizon the white knight coming to the rescue of HealthCare.gov?

October 22, 2013 2:06 pm by | 0 Comments

President Obama has promised to bring in the “best and brightest” to fix the error-plagued federal health exchange, HealthCare.gov. This is a daunting task, given that over two dozen contractors…