Category Archives: Health

Will work for dental: A new health care model?

However wrong this may seem, in my mind it’s a better option than care simply being uncompensated and falling on the provider or the facility to take the hit.  At least in this model, there is some revenue stream going for care, even if it is basically a servitude for service model.

Will work for dental: A new health care model?.

The Co-Villains Behind Obesity’s Rise – NYTimes.com

…and we’re back to gut bacteria as playing a central role in health….

The Co-Villains Behind Obesity’s Rise – NYTimes.com.

Obama administration knew millions could not keep their health insurance – Investigations

Rut-ro.

Obama administration knew millions could not keep their health insurance – Investigations.

Hospitals worry theyll be stuck with more bills under Obamacares high-deductible plans – Cleveland Business News – Northeast Ohio and Cleveland – Crains Cleveland Business

Something will need to be done about this.

Hospitals worry theyll be stuck with more bills under Obamacares high-deductible plans – Cleveland Business News – Northeast Ohio and Cleveland – Crains Cleveland Business.

Mom, 4 kids dead in Brooklyn stabbing – CNN.com

Sometimes you can’t blame it on the guns.  Really sad.  We need more community in this country, so we can work out our problems without violence. One answer is better access to mental health services.

Mom, 4 kids dead in Brooklyn stabbing – CNN.com.

Profiles in health care: Young, healthy artist weighs insurance options video | The Journal News | lohud.com | lohud.com

What it looks like at ground level for the young, the healthy, and the artistic who want to get health insurance…

Profiles in health care: Young, healthy artist weighs insurance options video | The Journal News | lohud.com | lohud.com.

Despite expanded coverage, hospitals may see more bad debt – Nashville Business Journal

I definitely don’t want to harsh on anyone’s mellow about Obamacare, but this is the part that worries me:  the bad debt that hospitals are going to take on.  This issue is going to have to be reconciled somehow.

Despite expanded coverage, hospitals may see more bad debt – Nashville Business Journal.

Nearly half million apply for U.S. health insurance despite flaws: officials – chicagotribune.com

Moving in the right direction, slowly but surely.

Nearly half million apply for U.S. health insurance despite flaws: officials – chicagotribune.com.

Aon Hewitt Research Finds Consumer-Driven Health Plans Continue to Grow in Popularity – WSJ.com

Well this definitely puts a positive spin on HDHP’s.  It’s hard to argue with high consumer satisfaction ratings.

Aon Hewitt Research Finds Consumer-Driven Health Plans Continue to Grow in Popularity – WSJ.com.

Lacking Rules, Insurers Balk at Paying for Intensive Psychiatric Care – NYTimes.com

Oh boy, right up my alley!

Lacking Rules, Insurers Balk at Paying for Intensive Psychiatric Care – NYTimes.com.

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