Trump Nominates Pence Ally To Oversee Health ProgramsSeema Verma, the architect of Mike Pence's Medicaid expansion in Indiana, is expected to play a key role in determining how Republicans replace President Obama's healthcare law.
Texas Metro Areas To See Health Premium SpikesLarge population hubs in Texas will see the increases in health premiums under the Affordable Care Act that officials announced earlier this week, but the sting won't be felt as deeply in more rural settings.
Obama Urging Young Adults To Sign Up For HealthcareSeeking a successful healthcare sign-up period despite troubling new challenges to his namesake law, President Obama wants to make sure that people start enrolling on November 1.
Did Landmark Laws From Congress Enable High Drug Prices?Lawmakers are venting outrage over high prescription drug costs, but if Congress is looking for culprits, it might want to look in the mirror.
Gov't Survey Confirms Slowdown In US Health Insurance GainsA new government survey confirms that the nation's progress in getting more people covered by health insurance slowed significantly this year, a finding that tempers a historic achievement of the Obama administration.
2 Orlando Hospitals Won't Bill Pulse Nightclub Shooting Victims The Orlando hospitals that treated dozens of people injured in the Pulse nightclub massacre are not billing survivors for out-of-pocket medical expenses.
Poll Shows Young Americans Favor LGBT RightsAccording to a new poll, young people in America overwhelmingly support LGBT rights when it comes to policies on employment, healthcare and adoption. But few of these people consider this to be a top issue facing the country.
Coloring For ComfortBaylor Scott & White in Plano helps employees alleviate stress by coloring.
Trump To Spell Out Veteran Healthcare ProposalDonald Trump will deliver a speech on veteran healthcare reform on Monday, his latest in a series of remarks aimed at articulating his policy agenda and convincing Republicans that he can mount a credible bid against Hillary Clinton.
Parkland's Budget Crunch: The Pocketbook Cost Of Texas PoliticsDallas County’s healthcare safety net is now looking to make up a roughly $100 million budget shortfall—while some local leaders blame Texas politics for a stalemate that leaves both poor patients and taxpayers on the hook.
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.
Significant Premium Hikes Expected Under Obama Health LawInsurers say the law's coverage has been a financial drain for many of them, and they're setting the stage for hikes that in some cases could reach well into the double digits.