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Barack Obama

A new report says Trump’s attempt to ‘repeal’ Obamacare might fizzle because too many Americans like their Obamacare plan

The GOP's repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate won't be as damaging as previously thought and part of the reason is because people will want to stick with their Obamacare plans.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama.

Obamacare premiums are still soaring — and Trump may be making things ‘materially worse’

Obamacare premiums in Virginia and Maryland are set to skyrocket next year and part of the blame is on President Donald Trump. "Continuing actions on the part of the administration to systematically undermine the market and make it almost impossible to carry out the mission," one insurance CEO said.
Tom Price and Donald Trump

Trump’s former top health official just broke with him on the GOP’s biggest move to undercut Obamacare

Former HHS Secretary Tom Price said that the GOP's repeal of Obamacare's individual mandate would increase costs for average Americans. This is the opposite of the standard Republican view and contradicts Price's own statements from 2017.
Donald Trump and Barack Obama

Democrats, health groups say Trump’s new insurance plan could undermine Obamacare and drive up healthcare costs for sick Americans

The expansion of short-term health insurance plans could undermine patient protections and increase sick Americans' costs according to Democrats, health groups.

Walmart’s talks with an insurance giant tell you everything about how healthcare is changing

If Walmart decides to acquire Humana, it would be the latest in a trend of integrating pharmacies and consumer businesses with health insurers.
Cigna CEO David Cordani

One of America’s largest health insurers has cut its opioid prescriptions by 25%

Cigna has cut its opioid use among members by 25% since 2016, a year earlier than expected, as part of its efforts to curb the opioid crisis.

The 35 most expensive reasons you might have to visit a hospital in the US — and how much it costs if you do

Heart diseases account for some of the most expensive health conditions for patients who have to stay in the hospital.
Collective Health co-founders Ali Diab & Dr. Rajaie Batniji

A hot startup that could be a model for the JPMorgan-Amazon-Berkshire Hathaway healthcare initiative just raised $110 million

Collective Health, a startup that works with self-insured employers, just raised $110 million.

Massive companies like Apple and Amazon are exploring new ways to care for the health of their employees — and it could upend the way healthcare...

Apple's clinics, called AC Wellness Networks, will be run independently from Apple but will be exclusively for its employees, CNBC first reported.
President Donald Trump

The Trump administration just made another big move to reshape the healthcare system

The new rule from the Trump administration will expend access to short-term health insurance, possibly undermining the Obamacare insurance exchanges.