Alaska’s Tribal health care providers had good news in February.
I was thinking of not doing a column this week.
“ObamaCare” is useful shorthand for the Affordable Care Act not least because the law increasingly means whatever President Obama says it does on any given day.
SOLDOTNA — Soldotna resident September Klumb has never been the type of person who would give up the fight.
JUNEAU— The rocky launch of the federal online insurance marketplace provided cover for those skeptical of Medicaid expansion, but the issues are separate, the regional director for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Tuesday.
FAIRBANKS — A stroll through the new pediatric area at the Surgery Center of Fairbanks feels more like a visit to a cartoon museum than a colorless medical unit.
JUNEAU — City-owned Bartlett Regional Hospital paid a total of $291,191.45 in severance costs to its top three executives when they left the hospital at the end of 2013, according to separation agreements obtained by the Juneau Empire.
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Brad Stulberg lay face down on the bed of a CT scanner, flinching slightly as tiny needles pierced the skin behind his knees.
Gov. Sean Parnell’s decision Nov. 15 to not expand Medicaid in Alaska, as allowed under the federal Affordable Care Act, ranks as the top health care story of 2013.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Government subsidies to help Americans buy insurance under the health care overhaul may be vulnerable to fraud, a Treasury Department watchdog warned Dec. 3 in the latest indication that troubles are far from over for President Barack Obama’s signature legislation.
MIAMI (AP) — When insurance agent Kelly Fristoe recently spent 30 minutes helping a client pick a mid-level health plan and the federal marketplace website froze, he called the government’s hotline and tried to finish the application.
A recent state analysis of injuries treated at a Dutch Harbor clinic provides some patterns on who is injured, and on what vessels, in Alaska’s fisheries.