Health Care Law News and Stories
Obama: 'That's right — I care'
Washington Post (blog)October 5, 2011
Health care is one of the major talking points for the GOP presidential candidates, who routinely pledge during debates and campaign appearances that they will roll back Obama's health-care law. Even former Massachusetts Gov. ...more »
Medco CEO: Healthcare Innovation is Essential for Sustainable Reform and a ...
MarketWatch (press release)October 5, 2011
"In its present form, the precise course of the healthcare reform law is an open question," concluded Snow. "Many of its rules remain to be spelled out and the contours of its underlying institutions are not yet clear." But while that poses challenges ...more »
Elder Abuse task force distributes hearing device
Republican & HeraldOctober 3, 2011
In an effort to help law enforcement and emergency personnel more successfully help hearing-impaired individuals, the Schuylkill Elder Abuse Prevention Alliance will be distributing personal amplification devices for Make A Difference Day. ...more »
8 Things to Know About Buying a Condo
Patch.comOctober 4, 2011
If interior maintenance, or pest control for example, is included in your fees, make sure you understand the details and limitations of that coverage. On the exterior, find out who will be responsible for 'big ticket' items like the roof. ...more »
Doctors say Medicare cuts are too much to bear
Dallas Morning News (subscription)October 2, 2011
As baby boomers reach 65, the number of Medicare patient visits is climbing. Fueled by more visits per patient, the amount spent on physicians by Medicare patients has exceeded what the law calls the Sustainable Growth Rate since 2002. ...more »