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Health care spending to accelerate, US report says

...50 this week, is in the midst of its own quiet overhaul. Increasing numbers of beneficiaries are joining private insurance plans offered through the program. And the Obama administration is trying to revamp the way it pays hospitals and doctors...
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Group formed to promote legal weed

...conduct for association members.The association also plans to offer benefits, such as being part of a group health insurance plan, Kole said.Emmett and Schulte were recently appointed as industry representatives to the Marijuana Control Board...
My Turn: The nuts and bolts of the Affordable Care Act are loose

...companies from denying coverage based on pre-existing conditions, or charging more to those likelier to cost the insurance plan more. Past experience shows these two rules are impossible to sustain when most, if not all, people don't have...
Paying for healthcare and costs to consumers are amortized through insurance plans over the largest possible payer pool. Without insurance...government's commitment to protect those without private insurance plans, we hugely broaden the payer pool. This is not about...
Walker wants agencies to review cybersecurity

...companies are offering services, like credit monitoring, to those who might be affected.The Alaska Division of Insurance plans to work with officials in other affected states in looking at whether the companies followed proper procedures, said...
State | AK legislature
Health insurance deadline nears In the first two months of open enrollment, 89 percent of Alaska consumers who selected health insurance plans were determined eligible for financial assistance to lower their monthly premiums.? Alaska consumers can choose...
My Turn: Health care math doesn't add up for Alaskans

...announce that "rates for health insurance plans covering nearly 16,000 Alaskans...Cadillac Tax" on high-dollar insurance plans - most of the plans added 40 percent charge to insurance plans valued at $10,200 (individual...
My Turn: Obama, Begich misrepresented health care

...Democrats changed almost everyone's health insurance and implemented what is in practice a taxation-through-insurance plan under which increased costs are paid for by increased premiums.The problem is they denied that costs and premiums...
My Turn: Fall - the season for back-to-school, new beginnings and heathcare opportunities

...a new state, or recently married or divorced, you may be able to qualify for an SEP to sign up for a new health insurance plan (Note: Most SEPs last only 30 or 60 days). If you're not sure if you qualify for a SEP, visit Healthcare...
My Turn: Bill Walker is now a target

...personal and management skills. We do not have a government-funded or company-funded retirement plan or health insurance plan.Bill does not have established political parties transferring tens of thousands of dollars to his campaign or party...


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