Category Archives: Health Care Reform

Heath Care Update: Medicaid Enrollment Is Up Where They Want Medicaid

Not surprisingly, Medicaid enrollment is up in states where they want Medicaid. Since open enrollment for expanded Medicaid coverage started last October under Obamacare the Affordable Care Act, the federal government has been releasing Medicaid enrollment numbers for all 50 states. In the … Continue reading

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August Health Care Update: An Obamacare Primer

You didn’t think I’d let August go by without a health care update, did you? Oh, no one reads this and no one cares? Oh, okay. Well, then… I’ll just continue on like hundreds of new readers are seeing this … Continue reading

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Predicting The Effects Of The Affordable Care Act: Lessons From Tennessee

Lots of controversy this last month about Obamacare, aka the Affordable Care Act, aka A Socialist Takeover of America, aka Yeezus, aka Subsidizing The Working Poor To Buy Private Insurance Plus A Lot of Other Stuff. The employer mandate was … Continue reading

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Kitchen Sink/June Health Care Update: Two Sinks!

We wait, we wait. The health care news this last month isn’t exactly revelatory. There’s a lot going on, but it’s just different wrinkles of the same story. What are we waiting for? October (open enrollment for the exchanges), January (when … Continue reading

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The Ever Exciting May Health Care Update Into Darkness 3

Wellllll, just another month in government health care. The regulations are piling up, the consequences of Medicaid expansion are being sussed out, the number of drug addicted babies if frightening, and there are bacteria in your guts. Ahh, the health … Continue reading

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April Health Care Reform Update: Small Biz, TN Medicaid Decision

April Health Care Reform Update! Loopholes, delays, non approvals! We’re living in exciting times. Small businesses with healthy employees are using a loophole to get around Affordable Care Act taxes and regulations. Companies of any size can purchase self-insurance, a type … Continue reading

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Health Reform Update: Slow Down

Come on, guys. Slow. Down. I am trying to do a monthly health care reform update here, but by the time I write something in my “edit post” box, that something changes into something else. I am only one man … Continue reading

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