Posts tagged “health care reform”

Health Care Reforms In The US Spawns A New Idea

April 13th, 2011
Health Care Reforms In The US Spawns A New Idea

It seems that while some people are actively trying to undermine President Obama’s health care reforms, others are taking a more proactive approach. One such individual is a Colorado senator, Irene Aguilar who is proposing her own bill which will give Colorado citizens a chance to shop around for good health insurance. Speaking with reporters […]

US Government Gets Tough With Medicare Fraud

April 5th, 2011
US Government Gets Tough With Medicare Fraud

While at the same time as passing new legislation requiring all US citizens to take out health insurance, the federal Government is cracking down on medicare fraud. In fact according to the health department 111 doctors, nurses and other medical people have been charged with making false billings. Health care reform is a very hot […]

USA County Cuts Spending On Health Insurance

March 29th, 2011
USA County Cuts Spending On Health Insurance

Public spending cut backs in one United State’s county has been attacked as being mean spirited. It seems Collins County in Texas has approved a $90 million spending cut on health insurance, but at the expense of 30 retired workers. What’s more the Commissioners who cut the budget did so without giving any of the […]

Florida Returns Federal Health Care Money

February 28th, 2011
Florida Returns Federal Health Care Money

In a surprise move the State of Florida government has returned $1 million dollars given to it by the Federal Government. The grant which was returned by Florida’s Insurance Commissioner is supposed to enable the State hold insurance companies to account, and to ensure the health care reforms passed by the Federal administration would be […]

Federal Health Care Law Good For Women

February 24th, 2011
Federal Health Care Law Good For Women

With the debate about President Obama’s health care reforms still continuing, it has been pointed out by some professionals that the bill is good for women; repealing it would only cause harm. The experts point out that without this new law, women could be denied any health insurance coverage if they forced to have a […]

Yet Another Attack On Barak Obama’s Health Care Laws

February 18th, 2011
Yet Another Attack On Barak Obama’s Health Care Laws

Despite some judges publicly stating the Obama legislation is lawful, another federal judge has now decided the legislation is unconstitutional. The ruling by Florida judge Roger Vinson was expected. However it wasn’t expected that his judgement would go beyond a separate ruling last year by a Virginia judge who said the insurance aspect of Obama’s […]

Obama’s Health Care Statistics Under Attack

February 10th, 2011
Obama’s Health Care Statistics Under Attack

Politicians and health care professionals in the USA have joined forces to attack the basic statistical premise of Barak Obama’s health reforms. According to the US President, some 129 million people (half under 65) could be denied access to medical insurance because they have pre-existing conditions. The Obama health care reforms sought to address this. […]

Obama Attacked Over Affordability of Health Care Reforms

February 4th, 2011
Obama Attacked Over Affordability of Health Care Reforms

The debate about health care on both sides of the Atlantic is hotting up. While Britain appears to be moving towards more private health care provision or at least private provision within the NHS, depending on who you believe, the US Government is trying a different approach. However President Obama is under pressure from Republicans […]

Are Obama’s Health Care Plans Unravelling?

February 2nd, 2011
Are Obama’s Health Care Plans Unravelling?

Despite trying to ensure that all US citizens are covered by health insurance, it seems opponents of the health care reforms are having success. The bill passed before the recent federal elections include a provision that all citizens must have insurance cover. The Government also included another provision that this will be subsidised for those […]

Health Care Reform sees Massive Shake-up in 2011

January 6th, 2011
Health Care Reform sees Massive Shake-up in 2011

Health care reform across America is due for a massive shake-up in 2011 with a number of changes being put into place – the overhaul means that there are few likely to remain unaffected. For most people who have health insurance or if you are one of the 900,000 people in Tennessee on Medicare then […]

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