New York City municipal retirees got a reprieve last week from being forced by Mayor Eric Adams into a commercial insurance company’s Medicare replacement plan, thanks to a judicial decision that could also save American taxpayers billions of dollars in coming years.
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In addition to publishing analysis pieces and commentaries here, I also co-author op-eds with other folks from time to time and do a fair number of…
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The average premium for a family health insurance policy through an employer has increased 43% over the past 10 years, from $15,745 in 2012 to $22,463…
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Meanwhile, big health insurance companies rake in billion dollar profits as Americans go underinsured.
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In a previous post, I wrote about the explosive growth in revenue, profits, and health plan enrollment in UnitedHealth Group’s Medicare and Medicaid…
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United Healthcare's third quarter earnings are up 296% from the same quarter in 2012.
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The Commonwealth Fund has published a report that is a must-read for employers and lawmakers. If they read nothing else this year, this should be it…
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We’ve heard a lot in recent months about how much the cost of just about everything has been going up, from butter and eggs to gas and airline tickets…
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