New York City municipal retirees got a reprieve last week from being forced by Mayor Eric Adams into a commercial insurance company’s Medicare…
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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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Now that President Biden has signed the Inflation Reduction Act, which authorizes Medicare to negotiate directly with pharmaceutical companies for some…
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Submit your high deductible horror stories to help make meaningful change.
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See how your tax dollars are making health insurers' CEOs very (very) rich.
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Mary “Marsha” Blackburn has been a Tennessee politician for over 20 years. She was a state senator from 1999 to 2003; a representative from Tennessee’s…
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