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Employed White Southerners Most Likely to Lose Coverage in Supreme Court Case

Employed White Southerners Most Likely to Lose Coverage in Supreme Court Case

Gov. Pat McCrory has said he is reluctant to talk about expanding Medicaid until the Supreme Court issues a decision on the King v. Burwell..

February 24, 2015 with 2 Comments
Hospitals Gear Up for Legislative Push

Hospitals Gear Up for Legislative Push

As the General Assembly gets off to a start, hospital officials and lobbyists are planning how to get their message heard by lawmakers. By..

February 19, 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
Latinos Face Significant Barriers to Signing Up for Health Insurance

Latinos Face Significant Barriers to Signing Up for Health Insurance

Many Latinos find themselves caught between immigration policies and health-insurance rules that make it difficult to sign up for coverage..

January 28, 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
Hatch Vows To Dismantle Health Law But Predicts Bipartisan Success On Other Issues

Hatch Vows To Dismantle Health Law But Predicts Bipartisan Success On Other Issues

By Mary Agnes Carey Kaiser Health News While Republicans cannot expect a full repeal of the health law while President Barack Obama remains..

January 23, 2015
NC State-Community Care Partnership to Decrease Costs, Improve Patient Care

NC State-Community Care Partnership to Decrease Costs, Improve Patient Care

In the never-ending quest for lowered health care costs, Medicaid gets a hand from some industrial engineers. By Jen Ferris In the wake of..

January 15, 2015
Wos Says ACOs Must Be Legislative Session Priority

Wos Says ACOs Must Be Legislative Session Priority

At a forum this week, the state Secretary of Health and Human Services pushed providers to advocate for accountable care organizations to..

January 14, 2015
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
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