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Money-losing Assurant Health to close as owner faces steep losses, fines
Jul 30, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Assurant, one of the most profitable home and life insurers, is advancing its plans to leave ...
Cochise Regional Hospital in Arizona to close after Medicare stops reimbursements over safety
Jul 29, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The 25-bed Cochise Regional Hospital in Douglas, Arizona, is set to ...
Medicare at 50: Medicare's long pull on medicine and the economy
Jul 28, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Medicare and the healthcare system it helped create has led to a situation where healthcare ...
Medicare at 50: Advocates make case for lowering eligibility to 50 years old
Jul 28, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Medicare coverage at 50 would be a major incentive to move the rest of the U.S. ...
Healthcare compensation targeted by public, government amid budget concerns
Jul 27, 2015 | Anthony Brino
As patients, consumers, governments and the media are all following the money in ...
Aetna's long history of struggle, growth and reinvention
Jul 24, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The insurer's rise, fall and later rebound poses a cautionary tale in today's consolidating ...
Medicare trust fund shows progress, has enough cash for 15 more years, CMS says
Jul 22, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Medicare Trustees are projecting that the program's trust fund for hospital ...
As star ratings take hold, dialysis provider DaVita says treatments are on the rise
Jul 22, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Though new transparency rules worried dialysis providers and prevention efforts ...
Humana, HCA stay in-network for now
Jul 21, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Humana and HCA have come to a resolution, for the time being at least. It's not clear what Aetna's takeover bodes for ...
Zoom+ clinic model adds its own insurance option
Jul 20, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The Portland-based company is making one of the most audacious forays into healthcare based on a vision of highly ...

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