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Is Anthem’s ER policy legal? Health executives want state insurance director to weigh in

A few health care industry executives have sent a letter to Missouri’s insurance director, asking her to take a “hard and earnest look” at Anthem’s emergency room policy and whether it is legal.This summer, Anthem began warning members that if

ER Wait Watcher

State-by-State Waiting Times For each state, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or

UnitedHealth Raises Doubts About Its Participation in Affordable Care Act – WSJ

UnitedHealth Group Inc. said it expects major losses on its business through the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges and will consider withdrawing from them, in the most prominent signal so far of health insurers’ struggles with the health law’s marketplaces.The disclosure

video :: Oak Cliff ER

New owners of South Hampton Community Hospital in Oak Cliff are doubling the size of the emergency room in one of the city’s most under-served parts of town.

Do doctors really hate Obamacare?

87 percent of Democratic-leaning physicians view Obamacare favorably, while the exact same percentage of GOP-leaning physicians view it unfavorably. Do doctors really hate Obamacare?