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Published on NJ.com CarePoint Health is a for-profit hospital chain in Hudson County that has earned wide criticism for charging the highest prices in the nation for some of its out-of-network procedures. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is the state’s largest health insurance company and has spent the past year fending off […]

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Published by Anjalee Khemlani in NJBIZ Donald Trump and his fellow 2016 Republican candidates ran on the platform of repealing the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, and replacing it with cross-state-border health insurance options (rather than strictly state-by-state market exchanges), as well as increasing tax-deductible premiums and health savings accounts. However, many experts […]

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Earlier today, United Health Foundation released the America’s Health Rankings Health of Those Who Have Served Report. Developed in partnership with the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), the report highlights notable differences in the health and health care experiences of those who have served in the United States Armed Forces compared to civilians. Among […]

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Published by Kim Mulford in the Courier-Post VOORHEES – Duane Roche was in no shape to drag himself to his doctor’s office. After fending off a severe stomach virus earlier this year, his throat was so painful and inflamed, he couldn’t eat or drink. “It wasn’t a life-threatening emergency, but it was enough that I […]

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Published on by Dan Goldberg and Katie Jennings on Politico New Jersey In the waning days of the Obama administration, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced two groundbreaking rules intended to push Medicare providers toward value-based payments and reduce costs to one of the nation’s most expensive entitlement programs. But one little discussed […]

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Published by Mary Caffrey on AJMC.com Healthcare is going through a period of innovation—and while some experiments will work, some will fail, and that’s normal, according to a health economist and antitrust expert who appeared in New Jersey last week. Cory S. Capps, PhD, of the Washington, DC-based consulting firm Bates White, was the keynote […]

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