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Survey: Insurance Rates Lag in Health Law Holdout States

Survey: Insurance Rates Lag in Health Law Holdout States

By Eric Whitney Kaiser Health News A Gallup poll released Tuesday says that the Affordable Care Act is significantly increasing the number..

August 7, 2014 with 0 Comments
Community Homeless Clinic Connects ‘All the Little Pieces of the Puzzle’

Community Homeless Clinic Connects ‘All the Little Pieces of the Puzzle’

Lincoln Community Health Center’s Health Care for the Homeless Clinic in Durham focuses its wellness approach on a population that’s..

July 31, 2014
Hospital Executives Contemplate the Future Envisioned by the NC Senate

Hospital Executives Contemplate the Future Envisioned by the NC Senate

Senate budget writers make deep cuts to hospital reimbursements for providing Medicaid services, something hospital executives argue could..

June 18, 2014
Half Of Uninsured Not Planning On Getting Coverage, Poll Finds

Half Of Uninsured Not Planning On Getting Coverage, Poll Finds

By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News With less than a week left for customers to apply for insurance through the health care marketplaces, a..

March 27, 2014
Why Insurers Cancel Policies, And What You Can Do When It Happens

Why Insurers Cancel Policies, And What You Can Do When It Happens

News that health insurers are ending the policies of what could be millions of Americans has rattled consumers and added to the debate over..

November 12, 2013
North Carolinians Continue to Lag Behind Nation on Insurance

North Carolinians Continue to Lag Behind Nation on Insurance

By Rose Hoban Five years after the economic downturn, North Carolina’s recovery continues to be slow: The state ranks in the top six..

September 24, 2013
NC Emergency Patients Twice as Likely to Have Mental Health Problems

NC Emergency Patients Twice as Likely to Have Mental Health Problems

Research published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention compared rates of people reporting to North Carolina’s emergency..

June 17, 2013
Fewer North Carolinians Have Job-Based Insurance


Fewer North Carolinians Have Job-Based Insurance


By Taylor Sisk A steady job offers less piece of mind than it once did. According to data released earlier this month the percentage of..

April 24, 2013
AIDS Advocates Petition Lawmakers for Sustained Funding

AIDS Advocates Petition Lawmakers for Sustained Funding

Advocates for people with HIV and AIDS came to Raleigh Tuesday to talk to legislators and get tips for increasing support for people with..

April 10, 2013
Phil Ford Foundation Aims to Raise Awareness of Free Clinics Funding

Phil Ford Foundation Aims to Raise Awareness of Free Clinics Funding

By Saja Hindi Phil Ford has always been interested in the state of the health care system, but he only learned about the funding problems..

February 26, 2013
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