What are Biden’s plans for healthcare?

What are Biden’s plans for healthcare?

The last year has been tumultuous for a variety of reasons, chief among them a global pandemic. All eyes are now on the White House and its incoming administration as we face a second year of the novel coronavirus outbreak. With certification complete, Joe Biden will...

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States with Extended Deadlines for Open Enrollment 2020

States with Extended Deadlines for Open Enrollment 2020

The open enrollment to buy major medical insurance -- aka marketplace coverage -- runs from November 1st through December 15th this year. It’s a deadline that’s set by the federal government and applies to every state that participates in the federal exchange at...

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11.4 Million People Bought ACA Plans This Year — So Far

11.4 Million People Bought ACA Plans This Year — So Far

On March 25, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Studies (CMS) released final numbers for the 2019 open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act. The agency’s annual report slipped in underneath a flurry of news surrounding coronavirus. Nevertheless, it...

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What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Right Now

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Right Now

You’ve seen the headlines and heard the stories. There’s a new virus making its way around the world, threatening -- and, by expert predictions, likely -- to become a bonafide pandemic soon: coronavirus. Officially named COVID-19 based on the type of virus it is, this...

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Older Adults with Joint Replacement Now Recovering at Home

Older Adults with Joint Replacement Now Recovering at Home

Older adults who have caregivers at home or close to them who can assist them during recovery after joint replacement may recover more quickly at home than in a rehabilitation center. A study released by the Journal of Arthroplasty in 2017 found that complication...

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You Can Eat Salads Again

You Can Eat Salads Again

For several months, it was impossible to purchase romaine lettuce or any products containing romaine due to a multi-state E. coli outbreak linked to the product. Recently, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that the outbreak appears to be...

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