Healthcare

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic Violence

Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.

09/17/2014

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Health Care System To Break Ground On New Building

Compass Pointe Healthcare System has begun construction on its new Baltimore-based national headquarters.

06/18/2014

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Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?

A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.

05/22/2014

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Healthcare Advocates: Md. Insurance Sign-Up A Success

Healthcare advocates are calling the state’s affordable care sign-up a success. With the release of the latest numbers comes a campaign to encourage those who may still qualify for part of the program to sign up.

04/28/2014

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Maryland Health Care Sign-Up Fair Draws Hundreds

The clock is ticking. As the deadline to enroll in Obamacare looms, many Marylanders still haven’t signed up.

03/29/2014

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Rep. Harris Hopes GAO Will Examine Md. Health Exchange

A Republican Maryland congressman says he believes the investigative arm of Congress should look into problems with the state’s health care exchange website.

03/06/2014

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Md. Lawmaker Wants Probe Of Health Exchange Procurement

A Maryland lawmaker on Tuesday renewed a call for an investigation into the state’s defective health care exchange with a focus on the procurement process of the exchange’s board, which has approved multimillion dollar contracts.

02/12/2014

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Deadline For Jan. 1 Health Coverage Near In Md.

Maryland health officials said Friday that enrollment in private health insurance on the state exchange increased by more than 50 percent during the third week of December, totaling 11,715 signups since the website launched in October.

12/27/2013

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Gov. O’Malley Says The State’s Affordable Health Care Web Site Is Now Functional

Gov. Martin O’Malley declares the state’s health care exchange “functional,” a huge step up from the admitted “big mess” that it was on Oct. 1.

12/16/2013

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Website Glitches & Canceled Policies: Md. Health Exchange Under Scrutiny

Maryland’s top doc says he’s not satisfied with the operation of the state’s health exchange.

11/26/2013

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President Obama Offers Fix To Millions Set To Lose Health Insurance

Under mounting pressure, the president announces changes to the Affordable Care Act. The move would allow extensions for people who were dropped by their plans.

11/14/2013

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