02/25/14 | SOURCE: Kaiser Health News in collaboration with NPR
Each exchange patient has required the practice to spend an hour or more on the phone with the insurance company.
02/06/14 | SOURCE: Energy & Commerce
Repeals the SGR and replaces it with a system focused on quality, value, and accountability.
01/27/14 | SOURCE: NPR
Republicans have offered a wide array of proposals to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act since it became law in 2010. But few have come with the pedigree of the plan just unveiled by a trio of senior Senate Republicans.
01/25/14 | SOURCE: Washington Post
Thousands of primary-care doctors and specialists across the country have been terminated from privately run Medicare Advantage plans, sparking a battle between doctors who say patient care is being threatened and insurers that insist they have to reduce costs and streamline their operations.
01/06/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Health systems are reporting a flood of phone calls as newly insured patients start seeking care.
12/28/13 | SOURCE: Bangor Daily News
While the expansion of health insurance is the focus of much attention, there are plenty of other changes to the health care system sprinkled throughout the Affordable Care Act’s many, many pages.