Obamacare News Feeds


health care reform newsThere is new Health Care Reform news everyday, but many stories are full of errors or omissions. These are the sources we feel provide the most accurate news about Obamacare.

We’ve got feeds from sources that are both pro and con on ObamaCare, so you can see what both sides think. Plus these pages present the information in an easy to understand format.

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Forbes – Apothecary by Avik Roy

As House Republicans regain momentum in their quest to replace Obamacare, GOP moderates have done something unexpected: they've focused not broadly on covering the uninsured, but specifically on protecting those with pre-existing conditions. There's a reason for that, and it comes from Democrats. [...]
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
Source Forbes – Apothecary – Avik Roy
The conventional wisdom is that the right-wing House Freedom Caucus is singlehandedly blocking Republican attempts to repeal and replace Obamacare. In fact, Freedom Caucus members are reaching out to the larger block of “no” votes—GOP moderates––to find a path forward. Here's why. [...]
Sat, Apr 01, 2017
Source Forbes – Apothecary – Avik Roy
Responsible federalism offers a way to achieve bipartisan health care reform that is both fiscally sustainable even while accomodating very disparate political views about the proper role of government in health care. [...]
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
Source Forbes – Apothecary – Avik Roy
A universal safety net would ensure adequate primary, preventive and hospital care for all Americans at an affordable cost. [...]
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
Source Forbes – Apothecary – Avik Roy
Universal catastrophic coverage offers the possibility of a bipartisan reform that is politically feasible at an affordable cost. [...]
Fri, Mar 31, 2017
Source Forbes – Apothecary – Avik Roy

NPR – Prescriptions For Change

Companies are trying to make hearing aids more chic and less cumbersome.
About 35 million Americans suffer some hearing loss, but most don't do anything about it. There's a growing effort to make hearing aids easier and cheaper to buy.(Image credit: Kristen Uroda for NPR) [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source NPR – Prescriptions for Change
House Republicans failed to coalesce around a health care overhaul in March. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly asks Rep. Dan Donovan, R-N.Y., if the party's conservative and moderate wings can compromise. [...]
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
Source NPR – Prescriptions for Change
Jose Cedillo, a 41-year-old former restaurant worker from Honduras, struggles to get health care for his diabetes. He often finds himself without a job and homeless on the streets of Baltimore.
Men are more likely than women to put off going to the doctor. Hispanic men can face complications of culture, language and cost that make that even more likely.(Image credit: Doug Kapustin/Kaiser Health News) [...]
Sat, Apr 22, 2017
Source NPR – Prescriptions for Change
House Republicans say they are putting the "finishing touches" on a new health care overhaul proposal. A previous effort fell apart. [...]
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Source NPR – Prescriptions for Change
Prescription drug coverage is one benefit that drives up insurance costs, and one that is very popular with consumers.
House Republicans are taking another stab at replacing the Affordable Care Act. But industry analysts say cutting required coverage won't meet their goal of lowering premiums for individual insurance.(Image credit: Hero Images/Getty Images) [...]
Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Source NPR – Prescriptions for Change

Kaiser Health News

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In many ways, the health care industry has been a great friend to the U.S. economy. Its plentiful jobs helped lift the country out of the Great Recession and, partly due to the Affordable Care Act, it now employs 1 in 9 Americans — up from 1 in 12 in [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
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Fri, Apr 21, 2017
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