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Old-School Health Plans Fading Away

A longtime standard-bearer of medical underwriting calls it quits and puts itself on the block. Its fatal flaw? Being out of sync with post-PPACA market realities.

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Ascension to raise pay to 'socially just' minimum wage

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LifePoint Signs Partnership Deal with WI Medical Center

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Opinion: Medical mystery—Making sense of ABIM's financial report

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Health insurers seek hefty rate boosts

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CEO Ignagni leaving America's Health Insurance Plans

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House committee approves 21st Century Cures Act

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Feds: FL needs $1 billion for hospital funding

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Many PA hospitals aren't getting paid for care they provide, report finds

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Your doctor, always available, for a monthly fee

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The agony of medical bills

The Atlantic, May 22, 2015

'Underinsured' May be the Next Healthcare Crisis

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, May 21, 2015

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Cyberattack affects 1.1 million CareFirst customers

The Baltimore Sun, May 21, 2015

Grassley to Justice Department: Crack down on Medicare Advantage overbilling

NPR, May 21, 2015

Lahey Health to lay off 130 workers

The Boston Globe, May 21, 2015

Stakeholders divided as lawmakers mark up 21st century cures bill

iHealthBeat, May 21, 2015

Doctors among dozens held in raids against illegal sales of prescription drugs

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