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  • Compass Group's (CMPGF) CEO Richard Cousins on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

    Seeking Alpha - 21 Nov 2017 23:12:45 UT

    Compass Group Plc (OTCPK:CMPGF) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call November 21, 2017 4:00 PM ET Executives Richard Cousins - Group Chief Executive Jonathan Thomson - Group Finance...

  • Where The Economy Stands For 2018

    Benzinga.com - 21 Nov 2017 18:53:22 UT

    Read this article on the Moneyball Economics website by clicking here. The market has certainly gotten a bit rocky. They say November is historically a strong month for the markets. That's mostly because funds are cleaning up their positions and taking...

  • 'Skinny' health plans confuse consumers

    NBCNews.com - 21 Nov 2017 16:18:40 UT

    11:16 am ET by Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News Consumers coping with the high cost of health insurance are the target market for new plans that claim to be lower-cost alternatives to...

  • Medical Company Launches Platform to Help Americans Escape Expensive Health Insurance

    TMC Net - 21 Nov 2017 15:06:57 UT

    HOUSTON, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Not everyone has been waiting for Congress to improve the chaotic and expensive situation in American healthcare. A new company based in Texas sees the promise...

  • California shows its Obamacare support by outspending U.S. 4-to-1 on ads

    Los Angeles Times - 21 Nov 2017 15:06:47 UT

    The marketing blitz is on. Californians are getting barraged with online pop-up ads, radio spots and television commercials, all aimed at persuading them to sign up for Affordable Care Act health plans during this year’s open-enrollment season. Covered...

  • The Health 202: Republicans can't seem to repeal Obamacare, but they might delay its taxes

    Washington Post - 21 Nov 2017 14:38:24 UT

    While Republicans still haven’t been able to repeal Obamacare, they may have extra incentive this year to delay its most prominent taxes so they don’t go into effect under the GOP's watch. Taxes on...

  • Establishment GOP conflicted over potential Moore win

    The Hill - 21 Nov 2017 11:05:12 UT

    Senior Republicans in Washington are unsure about what to do about Roy Moore now that it’s become clear that their attempts to oust him as the GOP nominee for Senate in Alabama have failed. Some...

  • INSIGHT-Counting the costs: U.S. hospitals feeling the pain of physician burnout

    Reuters - 21 Nov 2017 06:10:19 UT

    * Burnout marked by emotional exhaustion, decreased effectiveness * Hospitals, insurers taking new steps to address burnout * 32 mouse clicks to record a single patient’s flu shot By Julie Steenhuysen ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov 21 (Reuters) - Dr....

  • Sally C. Pipes: Bernie, Stop Fibbing About Canada's Single-Payer Disaster

    Investor's Business Daily - 21 Nov 2017 00:42:26 UT

    Late last month, Senator Bernie Sanders traveled to Canada to see firsthand what the United States can "learn" from our northern neighbor's single-payer healthcare system. The pied piper of...

  • Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax bill

    The Hill - 20 Nov 2017 23:04:48 UT

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Nancy Patricia D'Alesandro Pelosi Pelosi rails against 'scam' GOP tax-reform plans Playing politics with America’s money is a dangerous game Pelosi: This is the...

  • What do nurses want?

    Modern Healthcare - 20 Nov 2017 19:14:41 UT

    But nurses such as Judy Moore, an intensive-care and step-down unit nurse also at DMC Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital in Commerce Charter Township, question whether nurse staffing problems are caused by...

  • While axing the ACA mandate, why not replace it with a different coverage incentive?

    Modern Healthcare - 20 Nov 2017 18:23:07 UT

    As part of their tax cut legislation, congressional Republicans are poised to repeal the Affordable Care Act's tax penalty on people who don't obtain health insurance, throwing insurers and providers...

  • It's Time To Repeal Obamacare's Individual Mandate

    Forbes.com - 20 Nov 2017 15:54:17 UT

    , Contributor I offer market-based healthcare solutions. The feature of Obamacare that is least liked by the public is the individual mandate. Under current law, people are required to have health...

  • Dems eager to use tax bill against GOP in '18

    The Hill - 19 Nov 2017 21:36:51 UT

    Democrats see Thursday’s passage of the House tax reform bill as a potent midterm weapon for the 2018 midterms. Democrats plan to tie the GOP tax bill to the party’s failed attempts to repeal...

  • Why a Gold Obamacare Plan May Be Cheaper Than a Silver One

    FOXBusiness.com - 19 Nov 2017 20:53:16 UT

    If you're shopping for a health insurance policy on the Obamacare exchanges during open enrollment, you'll need to look carefully at your plan options. You may be surprised to find a plan classified...

  • UPDATE 3-Trump open to dropping healthcare provision in Senate tax bill -aide

    Reuters - 19 Nov 2017 20:49:07 UT

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to enact the biggest overhaul of the tax code since the 1980s, a senior White House aide said on Sunday....

  • Transcript: Sen. Tom Cotton on "Face the Nation," Nov. 19, 2017

    CBS News - 19 Nov 2017 18:41:51 UT

    , joined "Face the Nation" Sunday and helped us dive into the political dynamics of the P amid the push for tax reform and the Roy Moore controversy in the Alabama special election. What are the...

  • UPDATE 2-Trump open to dropping healthcare provision in Senate tax bill -aide

    Reuters - 19 Nov 2017 18:19:52 UT

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to enact the biggest overhaul of the tax code since the 1980s, a senior White House aide said on Sunday....

  • Trump open to dropping healthcare provision in Senate tax bill: aide

    Reuters - 19 Nov 2017 17:08:55 UT

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump would not insist on including repeal of an Obama-era health insurance mandate in a bill intended to enact the biggest overhaul of the tax code since the 1980s, a senior White House aide said on Sunday....

  • Obamacare mandate in U.S. Senate tax plan not bargaining chip: Mnuchin

    Reuters - 19 Nov 2017 15:48:30 UT

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday the repeal of the Obamacare individual healthcare mandate was not a bargaining chip in negotiations over the Senate tax legislation. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin speaks at...

  • Ending Obamacare's Individual Mandate Would All but Kill an Already Compromised Law

    FOXBusiness.com - 19 Nov 2017 12:56:04 UT

    The winds of change are in the air in Washington, and it has absolutely nothing to do with turkey dinners and pumpkin-spiced lattes. The long-awaited tax reform from Republicans, the current majority...

  • Congress faces growing health care crisis in Puerto Rico

    The Hill - 19 Nov 2017 12:28:38 UT

    Puerto Rico’s Medicaid funding crisis is deepening, adding yet another issue for Congress to deal with in what is sure to be a hectic December. Hurricane Maria caused serious damage to Puerto...

  • Care beyond hospital walls

    MySanAntonio - 19 Nov 2017 04:07:26 UT

    Photo: John Carl D'Annibale Image 1 of / 8 Caption Close Image 1 of 8 Administrative director of outpatient services and transitions of care Billie Lynn Allard, MS,RN at...

  • Tired of Costly Health Insurance? Consider Direct Primary Care

    FOXBusiness.com - 18 Nov 2017 23:04:26 UT

    With Obamacare in serious trouble, those who aren't fortunate enough to have employer-sponsored health insurance are forced to pay through the nose for anything resembling decent coverage. Luckily,...

  • Five myths about Texas

    MySanAntonio - 18 Nov 2017 05:04:39 UT

    Photo: Robin Jerstad Image 1 of / 22 Caption Close Image 1 of 22 Myth No. 1: Texans love guns In 2014, Texas led the nation in background-check requests to purchase...