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HHS reports 6 million people received health insurance on the New Year

6 million new policies go active The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced that nearly 6 million people now have active health…

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Health insurance competition low in South Carolina

South Carolina health insurance market lacks competition A new report from the American Medical Association suggests that South Carolina may have one of the least…

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Health insurance premiums 14 percent higher for smokers

A report has also shown that obese adults are paying 22 percent more for their medical coverage. The results of an eHealth, Inc., study have…

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Hospitals could suffer if insurance mandate is abolished, says Moody’s

Special report highlights the impact Supreme Court ruling could have on hospitals Moody’s Investors Services, often referred to as Moody’s, has released a special report…

Report shows that 9 million adults lost their health insurance coverage in the wake of the Great Recession

A new report from the National Bureau of Economic Research shows that the recession of 2007-2009 had a major impact on the number of adults…

New U.S. Census data highlights the alarming rise of poverty and the falling numbers of insured people

The U.S. Census Bureau has released their latest findings on national poverty, income and insurance coverage. The Census of 2010 has highlighted some of the…

Insurance denial rates run rampant throughout the country, new data shows

New data from the federal Department of Health and Human Services shows that a large number of health insurance applications sent to Anthem Blue Cross…