Tag Archives: Affordable Care Act

Marketing efforts to uninsured youth ramp up

MIAMI — The so-called “young invincibles” are so important to the success of the Affordable Care Act that supporters and detractors are spending millions to reach them with racy ads, social media campaigns and celebrity endorsements. The president is even ...

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Dialysis centers face payment cuts

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Tracey Mooney is not looking forward to 2016. As chief financial officer for an organization that operates dialysis centers across Maryland, she expects to have some tough decisions to make about two years from now, when her industry could face crippling reductions in Medicare payments.

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O’Malley offers own explanation of health site snafus

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley on Thursday was the latest in a recent string of Maryland officials who have addressed the lagging performance of the state’s health care exchange implementation. Maryland is seeing small, but steady increases in health care ...

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Health care signups pick up pace in November

WASHINGTON — Playing catch-up with a long way to go, President Barack Obama’s new health insurance markets last month picked up the dismal pace of signups, the administration reported Wednesday. Enrollment statistics from the Health and Human Services Department showed ...

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