"It is possible to predict that the slow death of Obamacare has become more likely."
Medical practices spend 20 hours a week helping patients with the prior authorization process.
Insurers and drug companies will remain in charge, whatever the candidates say.
The nation's economic expansion has not led to gains for many Americans, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's annual estimates.
The deal will create the largest U.S. health insurer by membership.
Also, 2.7 million taxpayers claimed $9 billion in Obamacare subsidies, at an average $3,400 each.
The health insurance industry has snagged another top official to get what it wants from lawmakers and regulators.
Urgent care clinics may not be a good option, even when they say they accept your insurance.
Mergers will give giant health insurers more leverage over employees, consumers, state regulators and health care providers.
Out-of-pocket expenses for contraceptives have plummeted in the last few years.
The deal would nearly triple Aetna's Medicare Advantage business.
The Roberts Court decision is either an inspired act of common sense—or a flawed legal judgement.
There are still 18 million uninsured who have not bought insurance. Without broader participation, insurers may raise rates.
People who bought subsidized health insurance through the federal exchange expressed relief about the King v. Burwell ruling.
Allowing all Americans to join Medicare is the best way to control future health care costs.
A decision to declare federal subsidies illegal would remove health insurance from eight million Americans.
Forecasters say the increase would be smaller if economic growth effects are considered.
The decision later this month could leave 9 million Americans without federal health care subsidies.
Despite subsidies, the perception that a plan will be too costly has kept many uninsured.
More than 30 million Americans with health benefits skip doctor visits due to high costs.
A third of insured Americans say they did not access the care they needed because they couldn't afford it.
A company is taking on profiteering hospitals—and slashing the price of health care.
Legal requirements are being flouted by companies like Aetna, Cigna and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield.