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A Voter’s Guide To The Health Law

A Voter’s Guide To The Health Law

By Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News Nearly six years after its enactment, the Affordable Care Act remains a hot-button issue in the..

February 10, 2016 with 0 Comments
What Are States Doing About Medicaid Expansion?

What Are States Doing About Medicaid Expansion?

By Christine Vestal Stateline Louisiana this month became the first state in the Deep South to make the politically charged decision to..

February 5, 2016 with 0 Comments
Medicaid Expansion? Probably Not This Year, Panel Concludes

Medicaid Expansion? Probably Not This Year, Panel Concludes

A gathering in Winston-Salem drew more than a hundred people to hear perspectives on adding up to a half-million beneficiaries to the state..

January 26, 2016
N.C. Obamacare Signups Strong as Deadline Looms

N.C. Obamacare Signups Strong as Deadline Looms

By Rose Hoban With less than two weeks to go before the end of the enrollment period for marketplace insurance on Jan. 31, North Carolina..

January 21, 2016
Combing North Carolina’s Rural Counties in Search of the Uninsured

Combing North Carolina’s Rural Counties in Search of the Uninsured

North Carolinians are fanning out across the state to spread the word about Affordable Care Act eligibility. By Taylor Sisk Catherine..

December 17, 2015
Big Changes Coming to Medicaid

Big Changes Coming to Medicaid

And those changes are not just driven by lawmakers in Raleigh. By Rose Hoban After a three-year debate over the future shape of Medicaid in..

December 7, 2015
2015 Marketplace Plans Feature Higher Premiums, Less Choice

2015 Marketplace Plans Feature Higher Premiums, Less Choice

There are more offerings on the insurance marketplace created by the Affordable Care Act, but this year’s plans have some issues. By..

November 18, 2015
Rural Hospital Bill Portends Larger Changes for N.C. Hospitals

Rural Hospital Bill Portends Larger Changes for N.C. Hospitals

Asheville’s Mission Hospital will have a regulation limiting its size and revenue lifted soon. What will happen then? By Rose Hoban..

November 6, 2015
N. C. Medical Society Foundation Gets Grant to Improve Preventive Care in Rural Areas

N. C. Medical Society Foundation Gets Grant to Improve Preventive Care in Rural Areas

By Taylor Sisk The North Carolina Medical Society Foundation was last month awarded a $440,500 Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust grant to..

November 5, 2015
Many Uninsured Could Get Covered, Analysis Says

Many Uninsured Could Get Covered, Analysis Says

New data from the Kaiser Family Foundation examines who’s uninsured in North Carolina. By Rose Hoban As the new enrollment period for..

October 13, 2015
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