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
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 - 4:25 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 - 4:37 pm | View Link
UnitedHealth, Aetna to Retain Some Benefits of Health Law The provision is among the most popular parts of the law, polls show ... “The protections we are voluntarily extending are good for people’s health, promote broader access to quality care and contribute to helping control rising health care costs ... 06/11/2012 - 10:58 am | View Link
UnitedHealth plans to keep elements of Obama’s health care reform Insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc. sees some parts of the health care overhaul as sound medicine and plans to ... insurer said its pledge focuses on elements of the law already in place. Key provisions like an expansion of the state-federal Medicaid program ... 06/11/2012 - 8:07 am | View Link
UnitedHealth Plans To Keep Parts Of Obamacare If It Doesn’t Survive Ruling WASHINGTON (AP) — Insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc. sees some parts of the health care overhaul as sound medicine and plans to keep them regardless of whether the law survives an upcoming Supreme Court ruling. The nation’s largest health insurer said ... 06/11/2012 - 5:51 am | View Link
Medicare Reimbursements Regional variation in Medicare spending is striking. Among the 306 hospital referral regions in the United States, price-adjusted Medicare reimbursements varied ... 10/1/2014 - 11:04 am | View Website
United Health Care Insurance Customer Service Phone Number ... United Health Care Insurance customer service phone number for support and help. Hints to reach a live person in United Health Care Insurance's customer service ... 10/1/2014 - 6:25 am | View Website
How to Read a United Health Care Insurance Card | eHow Health insurance carriers provide ID cards to their members to present to providers of care to bill them for services rendered. United Healthcare is no ... 09/30/2014 - 10:25 pm | View Website
UnitedHealth Group UnitedHealth Group Inc. is a diversified managed health care company headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, U.S. It is No. 14 on Fortune magazines top 500 companies ... 09/30/2014 - 6:08 pm | View Website
After repeatedly angering third-party apps by cutting off access to its API, Twitter will launch a new app development platform called Fabric to bury the hatchet with scorned developers, according to a report.
The Information reports that Twitter wants to embed itself into more mobile apps and collect more data from mobile users.
After 29 years of losing, the Royals and their fans exorcised a generation of futility with their extra-inning win last night in the American League Wild Card game. At an average price of $214, it was the most expensive wild-card game since it’s inception. Royals tickets for the ALDS, which 
Unless you have an unlimited data plan, you can probably recall a time or two where you had to change your typical behavior to keep from going over your monthly limit. Good news: If you use Google's Chrome app as a browser, this one simple trick can save you a ton of data without you having to change your habits.
Thanks to technological developments in hydraulic fracturing, drillers have been able to extract natural gas from America's shale basins. This has kept the energy production industry busy while domestic gas prices have stayed very low. "Relentless supply growth and tepid demand led us to reduce our 2015 forecasts," Morgan Stanley analysts wrote.