Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act


MIT finds that Trying to Correct Political Rumors make them Worse

MIT finds that Trying to Correct Political Rumors make them Worse

A new study released by the MIT finds that correcting rumors in politics may only entrench them further....

May 4 2015, 9:39am CDT

Obamacare is Silent regarding Insurance Charges

Obamacare is Silent regarding Insurance Charges

The Obamacare site on the Internet is silent regarding insurance charges for next year. This will only be revealed in post-elec...

Oct 16 2014, 5:54am CDT

Obamacare: A Success Story

Obamacare: A Success Story

Obamacare has had its share of diehard critics. Yet so far it has been a success story in spite of the odds against it....

Jun 27 2014, 4:10am CDT

Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Become Health Secretary

Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Become Health Secretary

The senate has nominated Sylvia Mathews Burwell who is about to become the health secretary of the United States....

May 22 2014, 7:36am CDT

Medicare Reformer Offers his Resignation

Medicare: Why A Medicare Reformer Resigned?

A Medicare reformer recently offered his resignation. Medicare pays up to 80% of what private insurance companies pay doctors i...

Apr 23 2014, 8:22am CDT

Obamacare enrollments exceed the 6 million mark!

Obamacare enrollments exceed the 6 million mark!

Obamacare proves to be popular amongst the American population....

Mar 30 2014, 10:47am CDT

A Funny Late Night Look Back At Obamacare

A Funny Late Night Look Back At Obamacare

With the March 31st deadline approaching to enroll in health insurance through the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (...

Mar 26 2014, 6:33am CDT

Affordable Care Act is Not Obamacare

Affordable Care Act is Not Obamacare

US gvernment's rep. Nancy Pelosi clearifies that Affordable Care Act is not Obamacare. And she called Affordable Care Act...

Mar 25 2014, 10:08am CDT

Affordable Care Act Faces Hurdles

Affordable Care Act Faces Hurdles

Obamacare’s star program known as the Affordable Care Act is facing hurdles in its way. The issue of free contraceptives for wo...

Mar 25 2014, 5:04am CDT

Obamacare Enrollment Predictions Fall Short of Goal

Obamacare Enrollment Predictions Fall Short of Goal

The enrollment of individuals on the Obamacare platform has fallen short of the expected goal. The predictions have thus not be...

Mar 20 2014, 4:49am CDT

Health Insurance Deadline is Getting Nearer

Health Insurance Deadline is Getting Nearer

The health insurance deadline in the United States is approaching its deadline. The time beyond which insurance benefits won’t...

Mar 8 2014, 3:55am CST

Obamacare Kills 2.5 Million Jobs? That Doesn't Count Independent Contractors

Obamacare Kills 2.5 Million Jobs? That Doesn't Count Independent Contractors

One of the precepts of Obamacare is that all employees ought to have affordable health coverage. That’s a laudable go...

Feb 6 2014, 1:40am CST

Health Insurance Downgraded by Moody’s and Obamacare

Health Insurance Downgraded

The health care industry has taken a nosedive. The downgrading has many reasons behind it. Moody’s changed label from “stable”...

Jan 27 2014, 6:51am CST

Medicare Cuts May Prove Detrimental

Medicare Budgetary Cuts May Prove Detrimental

After Obamacare got rolling, the budgetary cuts in Medicare may ultimately prove to be detrimental. This tug of war is bound to...

Jan 18 2014, 5:50am CST

Obama's Manufacturing Hubs Mean Cronyism, Corporate Welfare And Less Innovation

Obama's Manufacturing Hubs Mean Cronyism, Corporate Welfare And Less Innovation

It’s an endless parade, one  top-down proposal after another from Washington. Having just presided over another 80,000 pages of...

Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

Early ObamaCare Exchange Demographics Worse Than Under RomneyCare in Massachusetts In 2007

On occasion a chart can be worth more than a blog post with 1,000 words. Since many point to Massachusetts as a harbinger of wh...

Jan 14 2014, 11:56pm CST

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest

Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who hab...

Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

Humana: Obamacare Exchange Enrollment 'More Adverse Than Previously Expected'

On January 9, health insurance bellwether Humana formally announced something that industry observers have long suspected: that...

Jan 10 2014, 4:11pm CST

Can A Wisconsin Senator And A Superstar Lawyer Prevent Members Of Congress From Gaining Subsidized Health Insurance Under Obamacare?

Can A Wisconsin Senator And A Superstar Lawyer Prevent Members Of Congress From Gaining Subsidized Health Insurance Under Obamacare?

This week, Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson (R.) filed a lawsuit aimed at preventing members of Congress, and their staffers, from...

Jan 10 2014, 1:41am CST

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Does Obamacare Deserve Credit For Slowing The Growth In Health Care Spending?

The annual report of from the actuaries over at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is out for 2012 and, for t...

Jan 8 2014, 9:51am CST

Can A Cure Be Found For Obamacare Brain Meltdown Syndrome? Putting The Lie To The Anti-ACA Talking Heads

Can A Cure Be Found For Obamacare Brain Meltdown Syndrome? Putting The Lie To The Anti-ACA Talking Heads

As we launch into 2014, I must regrettably report that we have yet to develop a vaccine or cure that can assist those who have...

Jan 4 2014, 10:46am CST

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

New Oregon Data: Expanding Medicaid Increases Usage Of Emergency Rooms, Undermining Central Rationale For Obamacare

For years, it has been the number one talking point of Obamacare supporters. People who are uninsured end up getting costly car...

Jan 2 2014, 1:51pm CST

The Apothecary's 2013 Year In Review: Americans Care Most About Obamacare's Steep Premium Hikes

The Apothecary's 2013 Year In Review: Americans Care Most About Obamacare's Steep Premium Hikes

2012 was a Presidential election year, in which health care policy was front-and-center. We figured 2013 would revert back to n...

Dec 31 2013, 2:37pm CST

How Many Healthy People Are Signing Up For Obamacare? The White House Won't Say

How Many Healthy People Are Signing Up For Obamacare? The White House Won't Say

On Sunday, the Obama administration announced that a total of 1.1 million Americans have signed up for health insurance coverag...

Dec 30 2013, 2:01am CST

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In 2008, PolitiFact's 2013 'Lie Of The Year,' That You Could Keep Your Health Plan Under Obamacare, It As Rated 'True'

On December 12, the self-appointed guardians of truth and justice at PolitiFact named President Obama’s infamous promise—that “...

Dec 27 2013, 1:16pm CST

Obamacare's Accountable Medicare Effort Gathers Steam

Obamacare's Accountable Medicare Effort Gathers Steam

A new health care delivery system that rewards doctors and hospitals for working together to improve quality continues to gathe...

Dec 23 2013, 11:46am CST

The Next Ronald Reagan Is The Leader Who Rediscovers Something Very Basic

The Next Ronald Reagan Is The Leader Who Rediscovers Something Very Basic

So let’s see where we are with a large and crucial sector of the American economy. Costs in this sector have been soaring for m...

Dec 23 2013, 10:06am CST

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Obamacare Spends 'Other People's Money' To Make Healthcare Expensive And Scarce

Who will decide what health care you may receive? Will it be you, in conjunction with your doctor? Or will it be the government...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

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Don't Be Fooled By Kathleen Sebelius's Healthcare.gov 'Progress' Report

This month, Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius trudged up to Capitol Hill for her second public grilling over the flaws with th...

Dec 23 2013, 7:56am CST

Obama to Health Insurance Companies: Merry Christmas. Now, Drop Dead.

Obama to Health Insurance Companies: Merry Christmas. Now, Drop Dead.

Insurance is a complicated product. Even President Obama figured that out. Hundreds of highly trained actuaries spend thousands...

Dec 23 2013, 5:36am CST

Obamacare Deadline Undergoes Extension

Obamacare Deadline Undergoes Extension

Obamacare appears to be progressing slowly and steadily. While there are still some hurdles it has to overcome, its deadline ha...

Dec 23 2013, 1:51am CST

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

As a presumed constitutional scholar, Barack Obama should know that while a president has authority to check the Legislative Br...

Dec 22 2013, 9:21am CST

Obamacare, Doctor Shortage To Spur $2 Billion Telehealth Market

Obamacare, Doctor Shortage To Spur $2 Billion Telehealth Market

The business of treating patients via telehealth in the U.S. will dramatically increase to nearly $2 billion in revenue within...

Dec 22 2013, 8:41am CST

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What Patients Don't Know About Obamacare

I get the question every day: “Hey Doc, I hope I still can come see you after Obamacare.” Why wouldn’t you still see me? My sta...

Dec 21 2013, 10:36am CST

Obamacare is Stuck in a Rut

Obamacare is Stuck in a Rut

Obamacare never got off to a good start. Today, while the health care plan is picking up speed, it still seems to be stuck in a...

Dec 21 2013, 9:17am CST

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Obamacare Is Doomed For 2014. Enrollment Numbers Being Released By Individual States Show Why

The White House obfuscates when it comes to Obamacare enrollment results. But some of the individual states that have set up th...

Dec 20 2013, 8:40am CST

Lie of the Year Award Goes to Obama

Lie of the Year Goes to Obama

President Obama in an off the cuff remark said that, “if you like your health care plan, you can keep it.” However, things turn...

Dec 14 2013, 4:10am CST

HealthCare.gov is a Fully Functional Service

HealthCare.gov is a Fully Functional Service

The service known as HealthCare.gov is fully functional. In fact, it just might give Obamacare the much needed booster shot in...

Dec 3 2013, 6:04am CST