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Vitter Holds Health Forum in Monroe

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:28
MONROE (KTVE/KARD)– Senator David Vitter is on the campaign trail. On Wednesday, the gubernatorial candidate spent time with area health care professionals in Monroe. In all, twenty-two members attended the forum, held at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce, including new Glenwood Regional Medical Center CEO, Matt Roberts. "It was a great discussion, it was a very frank discussion," said Vitter.
Vitter Holds Health Forum
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 12:14
MONROE (KTVE/KARD)– Senator David Vitter is on the campaign trail. On Wednesday, the gubernatorial candidate spent time with area health care professionals in Monroe. In all, twenty-two members attended the forum, held at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce, including new Glenwood Regional Medical Center CEO, Matt Roberts. "It was a great discussion, it was a very frank discussion," said Vitter.
Affordable Care Act exemptions mean millions don't have to sign up
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 09:12
When she was eight weeks old, Ashlyn Whitney suffered a severe respiratory-tract infection that put her in an intensive care unit for 12 days. “Because she was so young, she couldn’t handle it,” Ashlyn’s mother, Nicole Whitney, recalled. “They had to give her oxygen.” The baby, now a year old, recovered from her illness, known as respiratory syncytial virus. The bill for her treatment at the West Boca Medical Center in Palm Beach County came…
Obamacare, the incredible shrinking campaign issue
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 08:49 Written by
Obamacare is expanding health coverage in red states like North Carolina, Arkansas and Kentucky Dick Polman.(Photo: Cagle Cartoons) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Back in the distant days of yore — circa 2013 — Republicans viewed Obamacare as the meatiest, juiciest issue of the 2014 campaign season, the political equivalent of a Porterhouse steak. But alas, the issue has since shrunk to a sprig of parsley.
State: BR General will get money to keep ER open
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 08:01
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's health department says it has found money to keep Baton Rouge General Hospital's Mid-City emergency room open. The hospital said it's been losing $1 million a month and would have to close the ER on Nov. 1 because it has been getting so many uninsured patients since Earl K. Long Medical Center was closed. The Department of Health and Hospitals says it can get more money for uninsured patients…
The Affordable Care Act supports patient-centered medical homes in health centers
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 07:55
Tweet Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced $35.7 million in Affordable Care Act funding to 147 health centers in 44 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico to support patient-centered medical homes through new construction and facility renovations. “Health centers provide access to quality health care for millions of Americans regardless of their ability to pay,” said Secretary Burwell.
Consumers deal with insurance deadline, site glitches
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 07:43
Volunteer Certified Application Counselor Gladys Poorte helps consumers with health care at the Insure Central Texas enrollment center in Austin.(Photo: Liz Moskowitz) 1 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE Hundreds of thousands of people risk losing their new health insurance policies if they don't resubmit citizenship or immigration information to the government by the end of next week.
Health E(fx)™ on Track for One Million Employees Managed on Its ACA Solutions Platform in First Twelve Months of ...
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 05:49
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Health E(fx), an industry-leading, cloud-based Affordable Care Act (ACA) tracking, compliance, and medical benefits analytics company, projects that more than one million client employees will be on their system in its first year of licensing. The company is doubling month-over-month the number of new client employees being brought on the software platform.
CVS Doubles Up Walgreen In Hospital Deals As Obamacare Pushes Collaboration
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 05:02
CVS CaremarkCVS Caremark (CVS) pushed further ahead of rival WalgreenWalgreen (WAG) in launching today more partnerships with hospitals and health care systems as clinical affiliations become more common in the era of the Affordable Care Act. CVS/Caremark’s announcement today that it has entered into a clinical affiliation with MedStar Health, a 10 hospital system in Maryland and the Washington, D.C.
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler opposes Affordable Care Act despite daughter’s medical needs
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 04:26
Congresswoman’s vote against the act is selfish Reading the article about Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler’s child, Abigail, left me with mixed feelings ["Lawmaker’s child beat the odds,” NWSunday, Aug. 24]. On one hand I felt happiness that the child has a chance for a healthy life, but on the other hand how could her mother not see the hypocrisy of her votes against the Affordable Care Act which will help the children of less advantaged…
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