New York Taxes Healthcare

April 28th, 2015

America was built, in part, on burdensome taxation. An now the state of New York taxes healthcare:
http://www.whec.com/article/stories/s3523004.shtml

Obamacare Subsidy at Risk

March 5th, 2015

Will you lose your Obamacare subsidy?
http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2015/02/24/us/politics/ap-us-health-overhaul-burwell.html?_r=0

Anthem Insurance Hacked

February 5th, 2015

Anthem insurance company is the most recent victim of a cyber attack. User files were compromised. http://www.anthemfacts.com/

Manual vs Electric Toothbrush

February 2nd, 2015

Certain types of electric toothbrushes may be better at fighting plaque and gum diseasefighting plaque and gum disease than manual toothbrushes, say British researchers.
Read the full study: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/news/20050419/study-advantage-seen-in-electric-toothbrushes

Aetna HIV Lawsuit

December 23rd, 2014

Aetna being sued: HIV-positive members are suing Aetna to stop it from instituting a new policy that members say threatens their health and privacy, according to a class action lawsuit filed in California federal court.

60 Minutes on Mental Health Coverage

December 15th, 2014

60 Minutes exposes why health insurance companies deny mental health in order to save money. HealthCare Advocates fights these denials for patients and their families!

http://www.cbs.com/shows/60_minutes/video/V0EAV25FWjaYdEKlbE8w2OgiQAxx8f_T/denied-inside-homs-mindfulness/

Law Firms to to HealthCare Advocates

November 21st, 2014

Law firms look to HealthCare Advocates to succeed in litigation. From a lawyer “The Judge decided that Medicare must pay for the prescription, even though it is not on the formulary. Many thanks for your assistance.”

Hospitals to Merge

October 29th, 2014

Thomas Jefferson University and Abington Health have approved the signing of a Letter of Intent that creates a framework for merging the two organizations under a new parent entity.

HealthCare Advocates Interviewed

September 24th, 2014

HealthCare Advocatesis back in the news:
http://kfor.com/2014/09/11/how-to-lower-an-unexpected-hospital-bill/

Billing Error

September 11th, 2014

HealthCare Advocates helps a man reduce his bill from $37,000 to $3,000. There was $25,000 error.