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Guaranteed Coverage For People With Pre-Existing Health Conditions

Health insurance companies can no longer deny or limit coverage for individuals with pre-existing health conditions.

07/22/2013

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The New Patient’s Bill Of Rights

The new Patient’s Bill of Rights protects many basic rights of Americans when it comes to personal health care and dealing with insurance companies.

07/22/2013

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Low Or No Cost Health Care Options For People With Low Incomes

Several health coverage and care options are now available for individuals and families in lower income brackets.

07/21/2013

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Maryland Delays Small-Business Enrollment

Small businesses in Maryland will be allowed to make purchases through the state insurance marketplace starting January 1, 2014.

07/16/2013

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California Unveils Health Plans To Mixed Reactions

California’s health insurance marketplace has announced the plans and rates it will offer for purchase starting October 1, 2013.

07/16/2013

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Vermont Releases Final Health Insurance Rates

Vermont’s insurance marketplace is set to offer lower premiums than those initially proposed.

07/16/2013

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Tips For Choosing Health Insurance

Below are some practical tips for selecting a health insurance policy that include advice from experts and suggested research. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its implementation over the coming years will likely have some […]

07/02/2013

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Administration: ‘Obamacare’ To Offer More Choices

Insurance companies are showing interest in providing coverage under the new health care law, a development likely to increase market competition and give uninsured people more choices than they now have, the White House said Thursday. Many of the 14 million people who currently buy their own insurance plans could also benefit.

05/30/2013

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Bringing More Science & Treatment Programs To The War On Drugs

The war on drugs is mostly fought by law enforcement. But the Obama Administration is about to launch some softer weapons.

04/24/2013

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Md. Studies Health Care For Part-Time Workers

Maryland has no plans to move its 75,000 active full-time state government employees into the state’s new insurance exchange, but the state is studying how to address health coverage for some contractual employees and part-time workers, a state official said.

04/24/2013

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Physician Seeks Curbs On Insurer Limits For Drugs

It’s taken years for Dr. Ronald Sroka, a Crofton primary care physician, to hone his skill at prescribing what he considers the right medications.

04/01/2013

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Md. Making Plans For Language Barriers In Health

Maryland officials are planning a variety of ways to reach people who do not speak English well to help them obtain insurance under the federal health care law.

03/04/2013

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