Kaiser Foundation

Type: Organization
Name: Kaiser Foundation
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 31 mins ago - 1 reports

U.S. troops head to Africa for Ebola mission

About 1,400 soldiers will head to Liberia in October to help support the fight against the Ebola virus that is spreading across West Africa, a Pentagon official said Tuesday.The Army’s 101st Airborne Division, based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will provide ... [Published Air Force Times - 16 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Rockies Today, September 30

Top news links, courtesy of .The unanticipated increase in shipments of oil by rail have strained Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway's system across Montana to beyond capacity, where trainloads of grain, oil and other freight have to wait their turn ... [Published Missoula Independent - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Affordable Care Act Pushing Small Employers to Self-Insured

In 2012, 15% businesses with less than 200 workers provided self-insured health benefits, according to a Kaiser Foundation survey. Today, that percentage is likely be higher due to the game-changing Affordable Care Act, suggest financial analysts at Stambaugh ... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Obamacare Expands Robustly, Despite the Ills of Its Launch

NEW YORK ( MainStreet ) — The good news continues to trickle in for Obamacare. After its infamously rough start , the program has rallied and managed to repeatedly defy predictions of its imminent failure. Nearly one year in, although still early by actuarial ... [Published Colchester Bulletin - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Board of Adjustment approves zoning changes for Gathering Place

The Board of Adjustment voted unanimously this afternoon to grant zoning changes that clear the way for the construction of an office building and staging area to be used during construction of Phase I of A Gathering Place for Tulsa park.The 20-foot-high, ... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Tufts, Harvard Pilgrim lead NCQA rankings

Tufts Health Plan, Harvard Pilgrim and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Northwest are the highest ranked private insurers in the country, according to new ratings from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).After examining almost 1,400 ... [Published FierceHealthPayer - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands Celebrate Groundbreaking for A Gathering Place

A project nearly seven years in the making broke ground Saturday afternoon. Residents got a chance to walk the grounds of Tulsa's future park called " A Gathering Place." It's being constructed thanks to a combined $350 million in donated funds by the ... [Published KTUL - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Is Obamacare Shrinking Your Paycheck?

Here’s one thing economists and business managers rarely agree on: who bears the cost of employee benefits? Most employers believe that the firm ultimately shoulders the burden. If health costs go up, they reason, profits must go down and vice versa.But ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Many good reasons not to expand Medicaid

Steeven Alvarez, Midtown’s lead Medicaid outreach and enrollment coordinator, meets Friday with...Editor:Your recent Sept. 17 editorial on expanding Medicaid (“We can’t wait on Medicaid”) neglected to mention the good reasons not to expand the Medicaid. ... [Published Standard Examiner - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Letters on minimum wage, local tax rates, consequences, reality

She should earn itI was dismayed to see in last Saturday’s front page headline that Wendy Davis is demanding a $10/hr minimum wage. I say she should have to earn it.Jim Abernathy, KilgoreGetting fooledThe News-Journal is reporting that most local school ... [Published News-Journal - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Kaiser team working to put Gathering Place together

Three-hundred-fifty-million-dollar parks don't just magically appear.First, you need the inspiration. Tulsans can thank George Kaiser, the man behind A Gathering Place for Tulsa, for that.Then comes the planning. And the design. And the pre-construction ... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

These Charts Are Good News if Your Employer Pays for Health Insurance

W e have new information about what we’re paying for health insurance these days. And like most of the news we’ve been getting related to health care Obamacare lately, it’s good — with a catch.The data is about the premiums for employer-sponsored insurance ... [Published The New Republic Online - Sep 10 2014]

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...compares it to the crisis in the Ukraine. The New York Post editorial page just gave the law an "F." Its logic: "About the best thing that can be said about ObamaCare’s first year is that it wasn’t quite as bad as some critics predicted. But it isn’t even close to what we were promised — and nowhere near a passing grade."
... But "most of you will lose your current coverage, and that's a good thing," wasn't the sales pitch.  The sales pitch was, "If you like your health care plan, you will be able to keep your health care plan. Period. No one will take it away. No matter what.”  Comprehensively, utterly false."
"For now, however, it provides sufficient evidence to recommend at least the continuation of statin therapy after nonamyloid ICH for at least 30 days after the initial event."
"Some previous research has suggested that treating patients with statins after they suffer hemorrhagic stroke may increase their long-term risk of continued bleeding" said lead author Alexander Flint

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U.S. troops head to Africa for Ebola mission [Published Air Force Times - 16 hours ago]
Rockies Today, September 30 [Published Missoula Independent - 18 hours ago]
7 Charts That Prove Obamacare Is Working [Published The New Republic Online - Sep 30 2014]
Affordable Care Act Pushing Small Employers to ... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Sep 29 2014]
Obamacare Expands Robustly, Despite the Ills of... [Published Colchester Bulletin - Sep 26 2014]
Liberal 'Wonk:' Ignore the Conservative Media, ... [Published Town Hall - Sep 25 2014]
Health insurance plans that help hold down costs [Published Yahoo! Finance - Sep 25 2014]
Board of Adjustment approves zoning changes for... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 23 2014]
Health exchange premiums should fall in 2015, s... [Published Albuquerque Journal - Sep 23 2014]
In-Hospital Statins Linked to Better Outcome in... [Published Diabetes Care - Sep 22 2014]
Statin Use during Hospitalization for Hemorrhag... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Sep 22 2014]
Statin Use during Hospitalization for Hemorrhag... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Sep 22 2014]
Tufts, Harvard Pilgrim lead NCQA rankings [Published FierceHealthPayer - Sep 22 2014]
Gathering Place storage facility has some resid... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 22 2014]
Thousands Celebrate Groundbreaking for A Gather... [Published KTUL - Sep 21 2014]
PHOTO TOUR: Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical C... [Published Healthcare Design - Sep 20 2014]
Is Obamacare Shrinking Your Paycheck? [Published Forbes.com - Sep 18 2014]
Many good reasons not to expand Medicaid [Published Standard Examiner - Sep 18 2014]
FDA committees near-unanimous on need to invest... [Published Orthopedics Today - Sep 18 2014]
Opinion: “Political lies” decision protects fre... [Published Cincinnati.com - Sep 16 2014]
Letters on minimum wage, local tax rates, conse... [Published News-Journal - Sep 14 2014]
Kaiser team working to put Gathering Place toge... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 13 2014]
Danica Patrick back in Roscoe to promote free d... [Published Rockford Register Star - Sep 11 2014]
Calling a Spade a Spade, Well, Almost [Published InsureBlog - Sep 10 2014]
These Charts Are Good News if Your Employer Pay... [Published The New Republic Online - Sep 10 2014]
The Balance Billing Ban Impact on California EM... [Published General Medicine eJournal - Sep 09 2014]
Obama Sleeps While Ebola Virus Kills Africans b... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 05 2014]
Still waiting on Kaiser [Published Wave Newspapers - Sep 04 2014]
Consumer Watchdog Warns Public Of Insurance Ind... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 04 2014]
Consumer Watchdog Warns Public Of Insurance Ind... [Published Scottrade - Sep 04 2014]
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Calling a Spade a Spade, Well, Almost [Published InsureBlog - Sep 10 2014]
A rose by any other name is still a rose, but is a CEO really a CEO if he only has the title and lacks autonomy?Kevin Counihan, former CEO of the Connecticut Exchange (as in Obamacare "marketplace) is the newly crowned CEO for the federal health insurance ...
Obama Sleeps While Ebola Virus Kills Africans b... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 05 2014]
In today's Washington Post, there is a picture of a nearly naked man laying supine in the dirt; hovering over him, a person fully covered in Hazmat gear -- covered head to toe -- dousing the dying man with disinfectant. A short distance away, a crowd ...
No, We Aren’t All Going to Die Because Ebola Pa... [Published Firedoglake - Aug 03 2014]
Here is my post from Friday at Emptywheel : Scary, color-enhanced electron micrograph of Ebola virus particles. Creative Commons license courtesy of Thomas W. Geisbert, Boston University School of Medicine. With the death toll now over 700 in ...
What does Hobby Lobby ruling mean for healthcar... [Published Hospital Impact - Jul 03 2014]
by Jonathan H. Burroughs The narrow 5-4 Supreme Court decision of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby is a significant event. Five Supreme Court justices (in an opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito) sided with closely held corporations (a corporation where ...
Competition on the Exchanges [Published Balloon Juice - Jun 09 2014]
Oh Noes — some company’s actuaries fucked up with their projections and we see a very clear example of the Winner’s Curse in Maryland: CareFirst of Maryland Inc. and Group Hospitalization and Medical Services Inc., both CareFirst companies, submitted ...
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