Say Hi To Oscar: The New Kid That May Change Health Insurance

By Nicole Fisher and Scott Liebman Josh Kushner (David Yellen for FORBES) In five weeks from now, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act mandates the opening of health insurance exchanges around the country. At that time New Yorkers will be introduced to an innovative way of thinking about health care: Oscar. Three friends, and technology […]

Want to Help Fix Health Care? Start by Watching a Movie Tonight

I’m often asked what I think of Obamacare. I tell people it’s as good as far as it goes. It will provide coverage for millions of uninsured Americans, and it will make many of the most egregious practices of the health insurance industry a thing of the past, like dropping people from coverage when they […]

Health insurers launch TV war over Medicare Advantage cuts

WASHINGTON | Wed Mar 6, 2013 1:35pm EST WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The health insurance industry is escalating its lobbying battle against a proposed Medicare Advantage pay cut to insurers by launching a television and online advertising campaign to garner public support among the program’s 14 million beneficiaries. America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), a leading Washington-based […]