Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced today that California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Vermont and Utah are conditionally approved to operate a health insurance marketplace, or State-based Exchange, and Arkansas is conditionally approved to operate a State Partnership Exchange.

HHS also issued guidance today to states on marketplaces that will be operated […]

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The Los Angeles Times ran an article a couple of days ago about Hobby Lobby and its fight to not be forced to include the so-called morning after pill in the health insurance coverage for its workers. The article, entitled “Hobby Lobby, defying heath law, refuses to cover moring-after pill,” notes […]

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Politico is reporting that in a head to head matchup, Obamacare is more unpopular than Romneycare.

Based on a recent poll, 32% of voters said they were less likely to vote for President Obama because of Obamacare while only 14% of voters said that they were less likely to vote for Mitt Romney because of […]

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This past Thursday, February 23, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule for the Stage 2 requirements to qualify for the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Records Incentive Payments that were part of the 2009 federal stimulus act.

If you want to read the proposed rule, you can find it […]

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