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On June 25 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (“SCOTUS”) upheld the decision that qualifying individuals that receive subsidies will remain in force.  Healthcare.gov is the federally facilitated health insurance marketplace that consumer purchase plans.  94 more words

HEALTH REFORM

Obamacare and the Odious Anti-Constitutionalism of Chief Justice John Roberts

I feel compelled to comment on the Supreme Court’s latest Obamacare decision, though I could sum up my reaction with one word: disgust.

  • I’m disgusted that we had politicians who decided in 2009 and 2010 to…
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Health Care

Supreme Court Upholds Federal Exchange Tax Subsidies in King v. Burwell

Today, the Supreme Court issued its highly anticipated ruling in King v. Burwell.  The case questioned whether individuals who purchased health insurance through the federal Healthcare.gov marketplace were entitled to receive tax subsidies pursuant to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), or whether such subsidies were reserved for individuals who purchased health insurance through state exchanges.  134 more words

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Great Moments in Government-Run Healthcare (but Don't Tell Krugman)

When I criticize government-run healthcare, I normally focus on programs and interventions that distort and damage the American health sector.

So I’ve written a lot on the failures of… 987 more words

Health Care

The ACA, ACOs and Health System Reform 5 Years Later

By Gregg A. Masters, MPH

In the relentless sound byte and laughable misrepresentation of facts proffered by ideologues intent upon diluting if not repealing the ACA, one consistent voice of reason and evidence mindfulness is that presented by the cogent and thoughtful reflections on the indicia of ACA implementation courtesy of ‘team Commonwealth Fund’ aka… 397 more words

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Why Medical Device Integration Now…Why is this so interesting?

by: John R. Zaleski, Ph.D., CPHIMS

More than half of U.S. hospitals and health systems are planning to purchase and implement a medical device integration (MDI) solution. 648 more words

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