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Police Unions: PTSD Affecting Every Department In U.S.Police unions across the U.S. are pushing for officers to be able to collect workers' compensation benefits if they suffer post-traumatic stress disorder, whether they got it from the general stress of police work or from responding to a deadly shooting rampage.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
Confusion, Relief Mark Start Of New Health ReformsThe new year brought relief for Americans who previously had no health insurance or were stuck in poor plans, but it also led to confusion after the troubled rollout of the federal health care reforms sent a crush of late applications to overloaded government agencies.
Health Insurance Guide: 3 Next Steps For EnrolleesThe Christmas Eve deadline to enroll via for health care insurance that starts Jan. 1 has passed.
Poll: Almost A Third Of Americans Avoid Treatment Due To CostsA recent poll suggests that 30 percent of Americans avoid seeking medical treatment due to concerns over costs.
CBS News: Federal Government Knew Millions Would Lose Employee Health Plans Due To ObamacareAn increasing number of small businesses are canceling insurance coverage for their employees due to standards of coverage established by the Affordable Care Act.
Health Analyst: Botched Website Pales In Comparison To Americans' 'Loss Of Faith And Trust' In ObamaWhat has the backlash surrounding health insurance policy cancellations under the Affordable Care Act meant for the law itself, as well as for the legacy of President Barack Obama?
Gap In Those Who Do, Do Not Support ACA Is 'Largest Gallup Has Measured'A recent Gallup poll indicates that only 40 percent of people throughout the United States approve of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare reform law, known also as Obamacare.
Groups Race To Hire, Train 'Obamacare' GuidesWith the program known as "Obamacare" only weeks away from its key launch date, hectic preparations are in motion in communities across the country to deal with one of its major practical challenges: hiring and training a small army of instant experts who can explain the intricacies of health insurance to people who've never had it.
Study: Doctors Order Fewer Lab Tests When They Know The PriceThe findings of a new study indicate that doctors will order fewer laboratory tests for their patients if they know the cost of performing said tests.
Health Department: Medicare Won't Cover Sex-Change OperationsAccording to a recent decision handed down by the Department of Health and Human Services, Medicare will still not to cover sex change surgeries, despite initial plans to reconsider the matter.