Category Archive for: ‘Blog’

Study finds “Why Changing the Definition of Full-Time Work Under the ACA Will Put More Workers at Risk and Increase Federal Spending”

New Commonwealth study looks at how changing the definition of full-time workers under the ACA will put more workers at risk and potentially increase federal spending. What are your thoughts?

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What has Obamacare/ACA meant for you?

This piece gives a cancer patients experience before and after the Affordable Care Act.

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What do you think about this approach?

Read about Lane County’s CCO is paying pregnant women to stop smoking? What do you think of this approach?

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Two articles highlight hospital care pricing- What are you paying?

This week there were both a local and national article highlighting the high cost of specialty care. This New York Times article highlights specialty care and this local piece focuses on the inconsistent costs of cesarean sections and births. Come to our conference on April 24 and learn ore about price transparency and what you can do to impact it.

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Oregon doctor is raising funds for a universal care study

Dr. Sam Metz one of the “Mad as Hell Doctors” is working on raising funds for a study on universal care in Oregon. Read more here.

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