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2014-07-08 12:28:40

Updated LifeSecure products now available to Michigan individual market DETROIT, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and LifeSecure Insurance Company have partnered to offer comprehensive supplemental insurance options to Michigan consumers. The LifeSecure products will be jointly marketed with BCBSM, and are being offered by both companies in Michigan to individual consumers. Individual offerings began July 1. The products will be available to group customers...

2014-07-07 23:01:20

America's top disability insurance lawyer and founder of DarrasLaw, discusses why protecting projected professional NFL income is important. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 According to ESPN, Florida State University’s star quarterback, Jameis Winston, just took out an 8-10 million dollar disability insurance policy protecting his standing in upcoming NFL drafts. The policy, based on the projection that Winston will be a top-10 pick for the 2015 NFL draft, is split between...

2014-07-07 12:29:18

WASHINGTON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) today announced that Mark Hamelburg, Member of the Health Care and Life Sciences practice, in the Washington, D.C., office has accepted the position of Senior Vice President of Federal Programs for America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). He will begin working with AHIP in August. AHIP is the national trade association representing the health insurance industry. Its members provide health...

2014-07-06 23:00:31

Cheap health insurance for U.S. adults from non-exchange providers is now available to review at the QuotesPros.com website. All less expensive plans are offered at http://quotespros.com/health-insurance.html. Midland, TX (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 American citizens who were unable to capitalize on the discounts from exchange providers for health insurance after the deadline passed this year can now gain entry to the Quotes Pros website for discounts. Packages for cheap health insurance from...

2014-07-04 23:00:39

Health insurance prices for unemployed workers have been included in the national quotation tool setup at the QuotesPros.com website. All rates can be compared at http://quotespros.com/health-insurance.html. Midland, TX (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Men and women not currently working due to layoff or job loss in the U.S. can now explore health insurance prices for unemployed workers using the quotation tool setup by the Quotes Pros company. Access to national and state pricing is now free of...

2014-07-03 12:01:03

The JAMA Network Journals Bottom Line: Full implementation of the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) national health insurance expansion could result in many more discretionary surgical procedures in the next few years based on how utilization changed after an earlier insurance reform in Massachusetts. Author: Chandy Ellimoottil, M.D., of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and colleagues. Background: The potential effect of the ACA on surgical care is not well known. The authors...

2014-07-02 16:24:22

Data Shows 1 Million Californians Faced Unreasonable Rates Totaling $253 Million SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Policyholders who faced extreme health insurance premium hikes rallied with nurses from the California Nurses Association, Consumer Watchdog, and other citizens in the state capitol Wednesday to support Proposition 45, which requires health insurance companies to justify and get approval for rate hikes. Consumer Watchdog Campaign, the sponsor...

2014-07-01 10:25:58

The Lancet The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, signed into law by US President Barack Obama in 2010, can advance public health in the USA by supporting increased emphasis on prevention, and reversing the historic division between public health and private health care services, according to the authors of new research published in The Lancet as part of a new Series, The health of Americans. The report was produced by health experts from the US Centers for Disease Control and...

2014-06-30 23:21:24

India Network Health Insurance Program is a community effort developed over more than two decades and has been developed with input from community in the United States. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 India Network Foundation, a US-based non-profit organization sponsor of visitor health insurance programs with pre-existing medical conditions coverage for all visitors has been coming to the United States for more than two decades. The plans were improved over time based on valuable...

2014-06-30 23:19:01

For many, behavioral health coverage remains inadequate despite expansion of services since January 2014. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Six months ago, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) made behavioral health treatment one of 10 essential health care benefits, but so far few people are seeing the benefits. Fort Lauderdale based mental health treatment provider, the Sylvia Brafman Mental Health Center, believes this may be due to the stigma that follows mental health treatment....


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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