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As April 15 Approaches, Taxpayers Look to Avoid Insurance Penalties

As April 15 Approaches, Taxpayers Look to Avoid Insurance Penalties

People who’ve decided they don’t want to pay a tax penalty for lacking health insurance have some more chances to get help..

April 7, 2015
Tax-time Tribulations: Health Law Complicates Filing Season For Many

Tax-time Tribulations: Health Law Complicates Filing Season For Many

By Michelle Andrews Kaiser Health News This tax season, for the first time since the health law passed five years ago, consumers are facing..

April 6, 2015
Act Allows People with Disabilities to be More ABLE

Act Allows People with Disabilities to be More ABLE

A bill filed this week would allow for people with disabilities and their families to save without the fear of losing their other benefits...

March 25, 2015
Lawmakers Expected to Consider Bill on Chemotherapy Cost Parity

Lawmakers Expected to Consider Bill on Chemotherapy Cost Parity

Cancer treatment advocates are looking to reduce the cost to patients for oral chemotherapy drugs. By Hyun Namkoong Darrell Rhodes, 57,..

March 12, 2015
McCrory’s $21.5 Billion Budget Holds Health Care Spending Mostly Steady

McCrory’s $21.5 Billion Budget Holds Health Care Spending Mostly Steady

Budget season begins with Gov. Pat McCrory’s $21.5 billion proposal. By Rose Hoban In the coming year, Gov. Pat McCrory said he would..

March 6, 2015
Get on the Bus: A Doctor’s Office on Wheels

Get on the Bus: A Doctor’s Office on Wheels

In the heavily touristed communities of Dare County, many low-income workers get on the bus to see the doctor. By Jasmin Singh Sandy..

February 26, 2015
McCrory Hedges on Medicaid Expansion, Supports Reform in State of the State Speech

McCrory Hedges on Medicaid Expansion, Supports Reform in State of the State Speech

February 5, 2015
Advocates Gear Up for Final Push on Health Insurance Enrollment

Advocates Gear Up for Final Push on Health Insurance Enrollment

February 5, 2015
Do I Have To Repay Premium Tax Credits If The Marketplace Miscalculated Them?

Do I Have To Repay Premium Tax Credits If The Marketplace Miscalculated Them?

By Michelle Andrews Kaiser Health News This week brings answers to questions from readers who are running into difficulties with premiums..

January 29, 2015
Medicaid Pay Hike Opened Doors for Patients, Study Finds

Medicaid Pay Hike Opened Doors for Patients, Study Finds

With passage of the Affordable Care Act, primary care physicians received extra dollars to treat Medicaid patients – dollars that ran..

January 23, 2015
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