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The Secretary Answers Your Questions – This Week: ...

Last month I met with Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. She is responsible for the implementation ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Structuring Health Reform – New Office of Consumer ...

With little fanfare – other than an announcement in the Federal Register – the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

The Secretary Answers Your Questions – This Week: Medicare

Last month I met with Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. She is responsible for the implementation ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Cholesterol and Diabetes Drugs Top Medicare Drug Spending

Medications used to treat high cholesterol and diabetes account for the greatest Medicare prescription drug expenses, according to researchers ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Democrats Misstate Effect of Part D Donut Hole

FactCheck, one of my “go-to” websites for checking on political myths and misleading information, recently posted an erroneous ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Children Without Health Insurance: Who They Are, Where They ...

An estimated 7.3 million children were uninsured on an average day in 2008, of whom 4.7 million (65 percent) were eligible for Medicaid or ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Check Out the Political Truth-O-Meter™

Last week I wrote about FactCheck.org. This week I bring you the PolitiFact’s Truth-O-Meter™, a project of the St. Petersburg Times to ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Health Plans Required to Provide Preventive Tests at No Cost

Earlier this week, the federal government released rules to make sure that preventive services are less expensive and more accessible.  If ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Affordable Care Act – A Graduation Gift for Young Adults

I had the privilege today to be part of a phone conversation with Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969

Women Big Winners With Affordable Care Act

“Over the next decade, the Affordable Care Act is likely to stabilize and reverse the growing exposure to health care costs that women ...

About Health Insurance| Insurance Blogs | December 31st, 1969