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Obamacare Poll Shows Confusion, Misinformation

(NBC Health) On the eve of major health reform in America, Twenty-nine percent of Americans polled said they were angry about the Affordable Care Act, compared to just 24 percent who described themselves as enthusiastic. A Kaiser Family Foundation/NBC survey … Continue reading

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High-End Health Plans Scale Back to Avoid ‘Cadillac Tax’

Say goodbye to that $500 deductible insurance plan and the $20 co-payment for a doctor’s office visit. They are likely to become luxuries of the past. Get ready to enroll in a program to manage your diabetes. Or prepare for … Continue reading

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Bill to License Health Insurance Navigators Moves Forward

Legislation paving the way for a new kind of healthcare worker passed the Georgia legislature in March. The health insurance navigator would be a licensed and regulated profession in health care, helping residents learn about the Affordable Care Act as … Continue reading

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What’s Your Telemedicine Wait Time?

With telemedicine your telephone becomes an amazing tool to connect you to a skilled doctor, as easy as picking up the phone, right?  Careful!  Make sure your telehealth plan gives you immediate access to a doctor without scheduling an appointment. … Continue reading

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Report: Telehealth Industry Worth $1.9 Billion in Revenue

(10/18/12 Source: Healthcare Telematics) According to new research from Mountain View, Calif.-based Frost & Sullivan, the telehealth industry is in the middle of a transformation from a secret to becoming one of the most in-demand methods of treatment for patients. … Continue reading

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