Archive for February 20th, 2014

ACA Shared Responsibilities Explained (The $3,000 Question)………..

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

aha

This is the best explanation I have seen so far……………Homer G. Farnsworth, M.D.

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Humana & Walmart Team Up In San Antonio

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

humanaHumana is working with retail giant Walmart to provide expanded access to health care in San Antonio. The Louisville, Ky.-based company has developed three new Humana Health & Well-being Centers that will be open to its members and to the general public. Two of those centers will officially open later this month in Alamo City Walmart stores located at S.E. Military Drive and 6703 Leslie Road.

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Garcon, How Much For The Insurance?

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Source: InsureBlog

Here’s an interesting idea:
The idea is that, instead of paying for or subsidizing employees’ insurance costs and reflecting that in the menu prices, the cost is unbundled and there for all to see.
I like this form of transparency.
On the other hand, some folks are concerned that they have “no way of knowing whether the restaurant will use the extra money for the stated cause.”
Which is a valid objection.
So, what do IB readers think? An idea whose time has come or not?