Tag: Affordable Care Act

Doctors Sue United Healthcare for Bad Faith

BROOKLYN (CN) – A 22,000-member physicians’ group sued United Healthcare Insurance, claiming the money-grubbing, multibillion-dollar insurance company is illegally terminating them from its Medicare network on Jan. 1 to cut its losses from reduced federal payments under the Affordable Care Act.

Revealed: ‘Non-partisan’ charity received $1.1M grant to ‘produce’ Obamacare success stories amid litany of setbacks and glitches

By  Snejana Farberov PUBLISHED: 10:54 EST, 28  November 2013 |  UPDATED: 11:03 EST, 28 November 2013   A self-described non-partisan organization  promoting affordable health care has received a $1.1million grant to create a  database of Obamacare success stories, it was revealed today. The Washington, DC-based non-profit group  Families […]

Revealed: Obamacare plans will cost MORE ‘in many cases’ even with government subsidies, officials admit for the first time

By  David Martosko, U.s. Political Editor PUBLISHED: 16:18 EST, 14  November 2013 |  UPDATED: 17:04 EST, 14 November 2013   The Obama administration has directly  conceded for the first time that ‘in many cases,’ health insurance plans offered  through government exchanges are more expensive than plans consumers bought  […]

Loopholes in health care law could result in employee harassment ? May choose not to hire people that do not carry their own insurance

  Photo courtesy              College of Law As firms grapple with the significant cost increases associated with the Affordable Care Act, the possibility emerges that employers would harass or retaliate against employees in order to avoid the law’s financial penalties, according to law professors Peter Molk (pictured) and […]