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Medicare Open Enrollment- Until December 7th 2014

  From now until December 7th 2014, Medicare.Gov is having their open enrollment for the 2015 plan year. If you are considering applying for medicare or changing your coverage, please visit the offical website to look over your plan options. Remember the deadline is fast approaching so dont miss out on this once a year […]

Proposed bill to eliminate maximum deductibles for small employer health plans

On April 1, 2014, Congress passed H.R. 4302, the “Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014.” Section 213 of the Act would eliminate the maximum deductible cap that health care reform placed on small employer group health insurance plans.  The bill now goes to President Obama, who is expected to pass and sign the bill […]

Healthcare premiums – sticker shock for all

Numerous recent reports from private groups, as well as, government officials who have come out publically to say that some Americans will see their insurance bills at least double as the health care overhaul law attempts to expands health coverage to millions of people.  Additionally, current news from actuaries at health insurers state that they […]

Cut in Medicare Physician Payments Delayed for Two Months

The Department of Defense (DoD) Appropriations bill that includes provisions extending COBRA benefits into 2010, signed by President Obama on December 19, 2009 (See December 23, 2009 post), also includes a provision delaying a scheduled 21.2% cut in Medicare physician payments (the so-called “doc fix”) for two months to February 28, 2010.  The cut was […]