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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 with 0 Comments
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 with 1 Comment
Latino Newborns May Be at Risk Due to Immigration Law Fears

Latino Newborns May Be at Risk Due to Immigration Law Fears

Regulations that give local law-enforcement officers the authority to act on federal immigration laws could have a chilling effect on the..

January 19, 2015 with 0 Comments
Government, Business Leaders Warming to Medicaid

Government, Business Leaders Warming to Medicaid

At an economic forum hosted by the North Carolina Bankers Association, one of the takeaway messages was that it’s time to expand the..

January 6, 2015
Obamacare Exchange Enrollment Busy in North Carolina

Obamacare Exchange Enrollment Busy in North Carolina

This week, federal officials released the first state-by-state data about enrollment in the health insurance exchange. By Rose Hoban Almost..

December 30, 2014
New Study Supports NC Medicaid Expansion

New Study Supports NC Medicaid Expansion

A study commissioned by two of North Carolina’s largest health care foundations finds North Carolina loses billions in economic..

December 19, 2014
With Millions of Sign-ups So Far, Obamacare Enrollment Is Brisk

With Millions of Sign-ups So Far, Obamacare Enrollment Is Brisk

Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges is on track for meeting Obama administration projections. By Phil..

December 17, 2014
Advancing a New Model to Meet the Dental Health Needs of Rural NC

Advancing a New Model to Meet the Dental Health Needs of Rural NC

The ECU School of Dental Medicine is expanding its statewide network of clinics that offer sliding-scale services and unique educational..

December 8, 2014
Federal Officials Urge Marketplace Consumers To Look For Better Deals In 2015

Federal Officials Urge Marketplace Consumers To Look For Better Deals In 2015

By Mary Agnes Carey Kaiser Health News More than 70 percent of people who currently have insurance through the health law’s federal..

December 5, 2014
Fast-food Workers Struggle to Pay for Health Insurance and Other Basics

Fast-food Workers Struggle to Pay for Health Insurance and Other Basics

Low-wage employees in Durham protesting Thursday for a $15 minimum wage said one of their biggest concerns is lack of access to health care..

December 5, 2014
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