GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
US medicine spending shows rare dip Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
Governments may push workers to health exchange In a move that would capitalize on provisions under President Barack Obama's health care law but could cost the federal government millions of dollars, Washington state lawmakers have found a creative way to pass a large chunk of their health care expenses along to Washington, D.C. More
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Ten Miles Square Writing about President Obama’s record on drug addiction treatment without mentioning the passage of the Affordable Care Act and the development of the regulations for the Mental Health Parity and... 09/2/2014 - 4:25 am | View Link
Top ten most desirable postcodes revealed: Best places for jobs housing, crime rates, schools and health Tidworth in Wiltshire qualifies on both counts. And when job prospects, affordable housing, low crime rates and good schools and health care are factored in, the place comes out in first place. The small garrison town, with the postcode of SP9, sits on the ... 08/24/2014 - 12:35 pm | View Link
Ten ways to make the Affordable Care Act better The Affordable Care Act's first enrollment period has just ended, and despite a slow start, the first enrollment period was a significant success. More than 7 million people gained private health coverage through the new marketplaces. Additional millions ... 04/8/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
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The ex-con who fired into a crowd of people at a West Indian Day Parade pre-party was ordered held without bail Tuesday as New York Mayor de Blasio tamped down the violence that left a stain on the annual celebration of Caribbean pride.
President Barack Obama is telling the people of West Africa that stopping the spread of Ebola won't be easy, but "we know how to do it."
In a video message the White House has released, Obama says the first step is to know the facts.
He goes on to say that Ebola is not spread through the air, like the flu, or from such casual contact as sitting next to someone on a bus.
The Alaska governor’s office went from “safe Republican” to in-play on Labor Day afternoon. Independent candidate Bill Walker and Democratic gubernatorial nominee Byron Mallott came together to form what they call the Alaska First Unity ticket in the November election. They will take on Republican Gov. Sean Parnell, who recently registered a weak 37 percent […]