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Health & Wellness

After Being Taken To Wrong Hospital While Unconscious, Woman Faces Bankruptcy From Medical Bills
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, insurance, health care, medical bills, bankruptcy )

Freya
- 41 days ago - alternet.org
If she'd been taken to another hospital three blocks away, her insurance would have covered the costs.
Petition - It's Time to End Sex Discrimination in Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Obamacare, insurance, petitions )

Freya
- 332 days ago - action.nwlc.org
Thanks to the health care law, also known as Obamacare, sex discrimination in health care is prohibited. But apparently some companies didn't get the memo.
Aetna Health Insurance Company: Aetna STOP Denying Needed Surgeries and Calling Them "Experimental"!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, insurance, patient's rights, surgery, experimental )

Ruth Ann
- 346 days ago - change.org
A man was put out of work due to a herniated disk in his back. L5 S1. He was sheduled for surgery July 23rd. At his last appointment before surgery he was informed that AETNA refused to pay for his surgery. They said it was "experimental"
Cash-Only Doctors Abandon the Insurance System
Health & Wellness  (tags: Insurance, opt-out, physicians, concierge medicine, health, healthcare )

Nancy
- 560 days ago - money.cnn.com
Fed up with declining payments and rising red tape, a small but growing number of doctors is opting out of the insurance system completely. They're expecting patients to pony up with cash.
Oppose Potential Restricted Access to Mammograms - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer screening, cancer, health, prevention, insurance, women )

Arwen
- 607 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop health insurance companies from potentially using new age guidelines as a means to restrict access to mammograms.
Paying More To Be Sick: The High Cost of American Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, health, insurance, US, broken system, paying more, more sickness )

Brian
- 646 days ago - socialistworker.org
Americans pay more for health care than anyone else on the planet, even though their health care system significantly fails them.
The Sliding Scale of Sin: Tyndale Publishers and Contraception Without a Co-Pay
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, ACA, birth control, health care, insurance, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research )

Kit
- 745 days ago - rhrealitycheck.org
Notwithstanding the distinction between self-insurance and regular commercial insurance, the claims challenging the birth control benefit are specious--both constitutionally and as a matter of church doctrine.
CIGNA: Don't Deny My 13-Y-O Brother the Drug He Needs to Grow ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cigna, insurance, Increlex, treatment, doctors, children, healthcare, ethics, medicine, health )

Nancy
- 838 days ago - change.org
The insurance giant says that they will not cover the Increlex because Seth has grown too tall -- exactly the point of the medication! Essentially, Seth has to get sicker and risk the underdevelopment of his body and internal organs until Cigna agrees to~
What's Wrong With Medicare?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Insurance )

Ryan
- 960 days ago - mostmedicare.com
Americans are spending more on Medicare than is coming in. Rand Paul states, "It's your grandparents' fault for having too many kids and then your fault for not having enough kids. It's a demographic problem."
13 Stupid Stunts That Will Definitely Increase Your Insurance Rate
Health & Wellness  (tags: cars, insurance, health )

Elvire
- 1150 days ago - drivesteady.com
America embraces many pastimes. For example: baseball, football, baking apple pies, shooting fireworks. Thanks to the internet age, however, we have new beloved pastimes: playing Farmville, Facebook-stalking our friends, pasting misspelled messages about
10 Things Health Insurance Doesn't Cover That It Should
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health Insurance, Health, money, insurance )

Anna
- 1442 days ago - changeofaddress.org
Here are the 10 Things Health Insurance Doesn't Cover that it should.
American Insurance Companies: Stop Canceling Women's Policies - Take Action Today
Health & Wellness  (tags: Insurance, breast cancer, canceling )

Tarequl
- 1523 days ago - thebreastcancersite.com
Prominent health insurance providers have been routinely targeting women newly diagnosed with breast cancer and canceling their policies. In fact, it was recently revealed that insurance giant WellPoint deliberately used a special computer program...
McDonalds to Not Drop Health Care For Employees
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, interesting, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, society, medicine, health insurance, insurance )

Club
- 1543 days ago - healthinformer.net
McDonald's supposedly would have dropped the health care coverage for 30.000 employees in order to protest to a health care reform provision, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday.
5 Ways Health Reform Affects College Students
Health & Wellness  (tags: Healthcare, College, Students, Medical, Insurance )

Anna
- 1554 days ago - onlinecertificateprograms.org
Under health care reform, college students will receive better coverage for less, so they can lessen their insurance burdens and focus on learning. Here are five ways health reform affects college students.
 

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