Tech companies file briefs supporting challenges to DACA withdrawal

Major tech companies are still voicing their support for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program that protects undocumented immigrants that came to the US when they were children. President Trump decided to end DACA protections in Se...

Robot bears are coming for your grandparents

Not content to simply blame millennials for killing practically everything, baby boomers are now expecting the younger generations to care for them in their agedness. The nerve. Indeed, some 13 percent of the American population is now 65 or older, t...

Republican Representatives Call For Food Stamp Purchase Transparency


In the current economy, food stamps have become a necessity for many U.S. citizens.The budget for food stamps, or Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), has dramatically increased since...

Walmart announces Healthcare Begins Here


While we wait for the first Walmart Black Friday 2014 announcements, the retailer surprises with a move to bring Healthcare Insurance to its customers.Walmart is working with DirectHealth.com to...

Medicare: Why A Medicare Reformer Resigned?


One of the major figureheads responsible for transforming and virtually revolutionizing the Medicare system under the Obama administration has called it quits. Jonathan Blum is a Medicare director...

Obamacare enrollments exceed the 6 million mark!


The numbers of Americans who have signed up for Obamacare is now more than 6 million. Obamacare which is President Obama’s private health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act has been a...

Two Gamers Aim To Transform Hospital Performance Evaluation


Key evidence suggests that as hospital systems in the US reach a crisis point – involving the transition to value-based purchasing and tying Medicare and Medicaid dollars to performance – quality of...

AP Exclusive: Health law cybersecurity challenges


WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Obama administration raced to meet its self-imposed deadline for online health insurance markets, security experts working for the government worried that state computer...

Aetna CEO Bertolini Outlines ‘Creative Destruction’ Of Healthcare At HIMSS14


As CEO of Aetna – #312 on Forbes Global 2000 list – Mark Bertolini knows something about sustainability. According to his keynote at HIMSS14 earlier today, back in 2001, Aetna was losing $1...