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Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Database: Some Docs Getting Millions From Medicare

Medicare paid a tiny group of doctors $3 million or more apiece in 2012. One got nearly $21 million.

04/09/2014

File photo of a doctor's office. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

AP: Medicare Paid Nearly $21 Million To Doctor Linked To Sen. Menendez

Medicare paid a tiny group of doctors $3 million or more apiece in 2012. One got nearly $21 million.

04/09/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Policy Expert: Obamacare Enrollment Rate For Hispanics ‘Seems To Be Very Low’

The nation’s largest minority group risks being left behind by President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

03/25/2014

The Obama administration says it's pulling the plug on proposed changes to the Medicare prescription program that ran into strong opposition on Capitol Hill.  (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Administration Drops Proposals For Medicare Changes

The Obama administration says it’s pulling the plug on proposed changes to the Medicare prescription program that ran into strong opposition on Capitol Hill.

03/10/2014

Medicare's top cybersecurity official says the Obama administration's health care website recently passed full security tests, easing her earlier concerns about vulnerabilities. (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Care Site Passes Newest Cyber Security Test

Medicare’s top cybersecurity official says the Obama administration’s health care website recently passed full security tests, easing her earlier concerns about vulnerabilities.

01/16/2014

US adults covered by private plans or no plans at all have lower psychological distress than those with public plans such as the Affordable Care Act or Medicare. (Photo credit should read ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: US Adults With Public Insurance Plans Have Higher Psychological Distress

US adults covered by private plans or no plans at all have lower psychological distress than those with public plans such as the Affordable Care Act or Medicare.

01/09/2014

Although multiple problems have snarled the rollout of President Barack Obama's signature health care law, it's hardly the first time a new, sprawling government program has been beset by early technical glitches, political hostility and gloom-and-doom denouncements.  (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obamacare Just One In A Series Of Slow-Moving Government Programs

Although multiple problems have snarled the rollout of President Barack Obama’s signature health care law, it’s hardly the first time a new, sprawling government program has been beset by early technical glitches, political hostility and gloom-and-doom denouncements.

12/25/2013

Fil photo of medication. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Medicare ‘Doughnut Hole’ Savings Average $801 In Some Areas Due To ACA Provision

Thousands of Illinois residents with high medication costs are seeing some gains from a provision of the Affordable Care Act.

11/30/2013

Tony Trenkle, the man who oversaw the creation of Healthcare.gov, is resigning. (Getty Images)

Tech Chief Behind Obamacare Website Stepping Down

Tony Trenkle, the man who oversaw Healthcare.gov, is resigning.

11/07/2013

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius defended Healthcare.gov at a House hearing on Wednesday. (Getty Images)

Memo: Healthcare.gov Had Security Risks At Launch

Four days before the Healthcare.gov website went live, a memo warned there were security risks with the coding.

10/31/2013

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