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2014-08-06 16:28:31

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposition 45 is projected to bring up to $1 billion per year - $612 per family - in savings to California consumers reeling from years of devastating health care premium increases, according to a new analysis released by Consumer Watchdog today. "Californians are being overcharged hundreds of millions of dollars for their health insurance because no one in California can say no to health insurance companies' excessive rate...

2014-08-06 08:27:29

Higher Health Insurance Costs Another Major Concern NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most Americans (56%) are not confident that the Obamacare health exchanges will operate smoothly during this fall's open enrollment period, according to a new Bankrate.com (NYSE: RATE) report. Thirty-two percent are "not at all confident" (the most common response) and another 24% are "not too confident." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO Fewer than two in five people...

2014-08-05 08:32:26

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS), the leading managed care company in Puerto Rico, today announced consolidated revenues of $590.7 million and consolidated operating income of $34.0 million for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Net income was $27.4 million, or $1.01 per diluted share. Quarterly Consolidated Highlights -- Total consolidated operating revenues were $586.2 million; -- Consolidated operating income was...

2014-08-05 08:32:19

Employers Migrating to Alternative Funding Strategies and Plan Designs to Manage Rising Costs LYNCHBURG, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, health care costs climbed for a family of four in Virginia and North Carolina as reported in Scott Benefit Services' recently released 2014 Mid-Market Benefits Benchmarking Survey results. Regionally, families continue to contribute a high amount for coverage with annual medical expenditures increasing 7% in Virginia and 5%...

2014-08-04 16:26:13

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six health insurance companies financing the No on Proposition 45 committee have donated $37.3 million through June 30, 2014 against the ballot measure to regulate health insurance rates in California, according to campaign finance reports filed recently with the Secretary of State. This is more than three times the $12 million refund returned to Californians for 2013 under a federal Affordable Care Act rule requiring 80% of...

2014-08-04 12:25:17

Mary Beth Storjohann, Gen Y financial expert, joins nonprofit in raising awareness of the need for income protection PORTLAND, Maine, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Disability Awareness today announced it is increasing its efforts to educate younger working Americans about the importance of protecting their incomes. To help achieve this mission, the nonprofit is partnering with Mary Beth Storjohann, a Gen Y financial planning expert and certified financial...

2014-08-04 08:24:49

New Initiatives Offer Innovative Alternatives to Traditional Insurance Plans, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that University of Washington Medicine (UW Medicine) and Providence Health & Services-Swedish Health Services (Providence-Swedish) have each launched new accountable care organizations (ACOs), contracting directly with employers. These direct-contract ACOs, the first in the Seattle...

2014-07-31 23:22:19

India Network health insurance policy holders can now avail 24 hour assistance services and nursing assistance toll free line services with effect from August 1, 2014. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 India Network Foundation, sponsor of award winning visitor health insurance for more than two decades today launched 24x7 nurse line and assistance services to help medical insurance policy holders. The new toll free number, 1-855-428-3425 is designed to provide a centralized assistance...

2014-07-31 23:17:09

Soon, children will head back to school. Parents should double-check insurance policies to ensure they have adequate coverage for the school year ahead, says Frank N. Darras of DarrasLaw. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Parents need to remember a lot of things when it comes time for kids to head back to school. There are school supplies to purchase, lunches to prepare, and also immunizations and other health requirements to schedule. Most schools these days require up-to-date...

2014-07-31 23:12:38

Healthinsurancefacts.org (http://healthinsurancefacts.org/) announces a new blog post, “How to Find an Affordable Health Insurance Quote?” (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Healthinsurancefacts.org has released a new blog post explaining how to find affordable health insurance plans by comparing quotes. In order to find affordable individual health life insurance plans, clients should consider comparing quotes. They can do this by visiting an insurance brokerage website and by completing a simple...


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