As Medicaid Loses Stigma, Its Fate Rides On Stormy ElectionMedicaid has long been the stepchild of government health care programs. Now it's finally coming into its own, even as the 2016 presidential election could change its fate.
Dozen People Charged In $100M Health Care Scheme In TexasFederal prosecutors in Texas say a dozen people have been charged in a $100 million health care scheme targeting military veterans and their families.
Study: Deciding On Health Insurance Is Worse Than Talking To An ExAflac discovered that 48% of employees would rather walk across burning hot coals, or talk to an ex, than pick out a health care plan
Progress Slows On Uninsured As Health Law Blame Game Goes OnProgress in reducing the number of people without health insurance in the U.S. appears to be losing momentum.
Medicaid Estimate Renews Cost Concerns Over 'Obamacare'A government report says the cost of expanding Medicaid to millions more low-income people is increasing faster than expected. That's raising questions about a vital part of President Barack Obama's health care law.
Report: VA Health Care Still Has 'Profound Deficiencies'The panel says the VA needs to improve its service to veterans, adding that the VA's health care operations "require urgent reform. America's veterans deserve a better organized, high-performing health care system."
Smartphone Health: Apple Releases Software For Medical AppsApple is edging its way a little further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage their own medical conditions — from diabetes to pregnancy and even depression.
Medicare's 'Innovation Center' Rebalancing Quality And CostThey work for the government and even their closest relatives have no idea what they do. It's not because they're spies or nuclear scientists, but because their jobs are so arcane: trying to reinvent Medicare to improve it, and maybe save taxpayers money.
President Obama's Health Law Birth Control Plan Returns To Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court is taking up a challenge from faith-based groups that object to an Obama administration effort to ensure their employees and students can get cost-free birth control.
Long A Niche, Street Medicine For Homeless Heads MainstreamThey're house calls without the house. North Texas healthcare workers are among those practicing "street medicine," a tiny health care niche that advocates predict will become more mainstream as hospitals and health care systems seek to cut costs.
Massive Free Medical Clinic for Underserved Returning To DallasA one-day, free health clinic will be held Saturday, April 9, in Dallas to provide much-needed care to people with limited or no access to health care.
President Obama Vetoes Bill To Repeal Signature Health Care LawPresident Barack Obama has vetoed legislation to repeal his signature health care law.