United Wants to Charge You for ER Visits It Disagrees With

Tracy Lempner, spokesperson, United Healthcare. Mark Rosenberg, DO, president, American College of Emergency Physicians. Ryan Stanton, MD, member, American College of Emergency Physician board, emergency doctor, Lexington, KY. Ateev Mehrotra, MD, associate professor of health care policy and medicine, Harvard Medical School. Anthem: “Helping employees get the right care when they need care right away.” …

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

June 17, 2021 — The Supreme Court dismissed a major challenge to the Affordable Care Act, upholding the national health care law for the third time. The case, California v. Texas, argued that after the elimination of individual penalties in 2017 for not maintaining health insurance, the entire law must be struck down. …

Fear of Losing Health Insurance Keeps 1 in 6 in Their Jobs

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 7, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Many American workers remain in jobs they’d rather leave — simply because they don’t want to lose their health insurance, a new Gallup poll reveals. That’s the situation for 16% of respondents in a nationwide poll of more than 3,800 adults conducted March 15-21. …

Heartbroken mom who can’t afford her son’s insulin asks how other Americans are making it

Oftentimes, the journey to our true calling is winding and unexpected. Take Lainey Morse, who went from office manager to creator of the viral trend, Goat Yoga, thanks to her natural affinity for goats and throwing parties. Back in 2015, Lainey bought a farm in Oregon and got her first goats who she named Ansel …