The Affordable Care Act is underestimated in size and scope. It is still being written through regulation, and not even the Jeopardy super computer “Watson” could keep up with all of the changes coming out every day.
The United States spends more than other industrialized nations on healthcare, and in some surveys the USA comes in last place for certain outcomes. Here is why our system is broken, and four ways to improve health in America that could garner bi-partisan support.
A lot of exciting things are happening in the healthcare industry. Many new companies are racing to market to fix the fragmented system and offering the latest innovations. A lot of them are gaining momentum, and last week, Apple announced they plan to get into healthcare which was big news on Wall Street.
The Affordable Care Act has many far-reaching implications for the American public. Also known as Obamacare, the purpose of this legislation is to provide health insurance to those Americans that could not previously afford it, or had pre-existing conditions, which prevented them from participating. The Act itself is incredibly large and very complex. Some of…
After months of speculation, businesses concerned with their benefit decisions and compliance headaches were given something concrete to plan around. The final employer mandate regulation was released allowing businesses to plan for 2016. The only problem is too many have their heads buried in the sand and there are not enough interpreters available to explain what a 200 page regulation like this one means.