Archive for October 6th, 2017

4 Texas Hospitals Pay $8.6 Million Over Kickback Allegations

Friday, October 6th, 2017

“Why Didn’t I Think of This!

Bernie Madoff

“If not for this kickback arrangement, the four hospitals would have been financially responsible for the patient transports at significantly higher rates………………..”

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How 2 Math Grads are Disrupting the Auto Insurance Industry

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Insurance industry continues to be rocked by innovative upstarts. This time disruption is not confined to health care, it is encroaching upon the property & casualty industry too…………..

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Association Health Plans: A Favorite GOP Approach To Coverage Poised For Comeback

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Under association health plans, small businesses can join associations — based on certain types of professional, trade or interest groups — that offer insurance to members.

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America Is Surprisingly Reliant on Foreign Medical Graduates

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Recent Foreign Medical Graduates Seek Internship in USA

By any objective standard, the United States trains far too few physicians to care for all the patients who need them. We rank toward the bottom of developed nations with respect to medical graduates per population………………….

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Trump Set To Roll Back Birth Control Mandate

Friday, October 6th, 2017

The Trump administration is poised to roll back the federal requirement for employers to include birth control coverage in their health insurance plans, vastly expanding exemptions for those that cite moral or religious objections……………….

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Moonbeam Ponders Signing Drug Transparency Bill

Friday, October 6th, 2017

“If it gets signed by this governor, it’s going to send shock waves throughout the country…..”

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