Tag Archives: Insurance

Here’s how much a family with good health insurance spent last year – CBS News

Between 2008 and 2018, health insurance and and related medical costs for employees of large companies rose twice as fast as wages, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. In 2018, a family of four in the U.S. with coverage from a larger employer spent a total of $ 7,726 on health care—that’s up from $… Read More »

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Bernie Sanders campaign accuses Joe Biden of ‘insurance company scare tactics’

Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign said thanks but no thanks to Joe Biden’s characterization of the Vermont senator’s presentation of his signature “Medicare for all” single-payer healthcare plan. “Thank you, Joe Biden, for crediting our campaign for honesty. I’m sorry we can’t return the favor,” Bernie 2020 senior adviser Jeff Weaver said in a statement Wednesday.… Read More »

Health insurance sign-ups lagging as Saturday deadline looms – PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — Health insurance sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act are down with just a few days left to enroll, even though premiums are stable, consumers have more choice and millions of uninsured people can still get financial help. Barring an enrollment surge, the nation’s uninsured rate could edge up again after a yearslong coverage… Read More »

Seniors outraged over cuts to health insurance gym program

This story is from Kaiser Health News John Garland Graves was taken aback when he walked into his McKinleyville, Calif., gym in October and learned that his SilverSneakers membership was being canceled. Since 2014, Graves, 69, has enjoyed free access to the gym through SilverSneakers, the nation’s best-known fitness program for seniors. He was disturbed… Read More »