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
Changes in companies, rates - Omaha World-Herald Plans and Sanford Health in parts of ... said Dan Schuyler, a director at the health care consulting firm ... UnitedHealth Group said it would ... 08/9/2014 - 2:12 pm | View Link
Health Insurance Exchanges And Their Impact On UnitedHealth Group The first enrollment period under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ... finally being seen throughout the health insurance industry, below we take a look at the impact the exchanges – and the other parts of the PPACA – have had on ... 06/26/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
UnitedHealth, Humana, Aetna pledge to keep parts of Obama's health care law, regardless of Supreme Court (CBS/AP) Some of the nation's biggest health insurers will keep some popular parts of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul even if the law fails to survive Supreme Court scrutiny later this month. UnitedHealth Group, Humana and Aetna all said ... 06/12/2012 - 12:31 am | View Link
UnitedHealth to keep parts of health reform Insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc. sees some parts of the health care overhaul as sound medicine and plans to keep them even if the law fails to survive an upcoming Supreme Court ruling. The nation's largest health insurer said Monday it will still cover ... 06/11/2012 - 4:35 pm | View Link
UnitedHealth plans to keep overhaul elements even if health care law is overturned Insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc. sees some parts of the health care overhaul as sound medicine and plans to keep them even if the law fails to survive an upcoming Supreme Court ruling. The nation’s largest health insurer said Monday that it will still ... 06/11/2012 - 11:52 am | View Link
UnitedHealth, Aetna to Retain Some Benefits of Health Law The provision is among the most popular parts of the law, polls show ... promote broader access to quality care and contribute to helping control rising health care costs,” UnitedHealth Chief Executive Officer Stephen J. Hemsley said in the statement. 06/11/2012 - 10:56 am | View Link
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Does united health care cover the cost of shingles vaccine ? The United Healthcare website states that it does cover the shingles vaccine for people 60 and older. Under 60 and you pay out of pocket. 08/19/2014 - 3:01 pm | View Website
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BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - President Cristina Fernandez on Tuesday unveiled legislation that seeks to push bondholders to swap defaulted debt for new notes governed by Argentine law, a move aimed at skirting a U. S. ruling that prevented her government from paying its creditors.
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Canadian retailer Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc and China's Tencent Holdings Ltd are among suitors short-listed to buy a $16 billion minority stake in China's Sinopec Sales, the world's largest fuel retail network, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.