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Obamacare fallout and the race for Maryland governor

Doug Gansler's campaign for governor has gotten off to a rocky start and the attorney general and Montgomery County Democrat may now be attempting to paste a political opponent with the failures of the state's fledgling health care exchange.

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Site not clear on dental benefits for kids

COLLEGE PARK — Oral health advocates say Maryland’s health insurance exchange and insurance providers are not doing enough to inform consumers about children’s dental benefits guaranteed by the Affordable Care Act. Potential enrollees are unable to view detailed information about ...

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Insurers allow more time to pay under health law

WASHINGTON — Consumers anxious over tight insurance deadlines and lingering computer problems during the holidays will get extra time to pay their premiums under President Barack Obama’s health care law, insurers announced Wednesday. The board of the industry’s biggest trade ...

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Dialysis centers face payment cuts

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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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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