Morneau says Ottawa will need to work with provinces on issues like universal pharmacare

19 January 2020 - Finance Minister Bill Morneau said that the federal government will often need to work together with provinces ...

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Supreme Court refuses to fast-track a challenge to the Affordable Care Act

22 January 2020 - The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a motion to fast-track a challenge to the Affordable Care ...

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Health gap fees up to 10 times higher in northern Sydney than elsewhere in NSW

21 January 2020 - Private health insurance gap fees are up to 10 times larger in northern Sydney than elsewhere ...

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Why cancelling your private health insurance could have unintended consequences

20 January 2020 - Nick Maconachie and Anna Dimeas have very different views on private health cover. ...

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New fee website shows NSW pays up to 40 times more in out-of-pocket costs

20 January 2020 - Private health patients in NSW are paying up to 40 times more in out-of-pocket costs than ...

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Is innovation causing accessibility, timing issues for private drug plans?

17 January 2020 - Pharmaceutical companies and private payers can interact in different ways to ensure the right drugs are ...

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Health insurance industry pooling mechanism makes high cost drugs accessible for record number of Canadians

14 January 2020 - The catastrophic expense of high cost drugs have been made affordable for a record number of ...

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In home care plan to cut hospital costs

13 January 2020 - Patients with mental health problems, chronic disease and undergoing rehabilitation will be increasingly diverted out of ...

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ObamaCare market stable and profitable despite loss of individual mandate

6 January 2020 - The ObamaCare market is “stable” and profitable for insurers despite the repeal of the law’s mandate ...

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Is Obamacare really unconstitutional?

1 January 2020 - A U.S. appeals court has declared that the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate is unconstitutional and that ...

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It looks like health insurance, but it’s not. ‘Just trust God,’ buyers are told.

2 January 2020 - Some state regulators are scrutinising nonprofit Christian cost-sharing ministries that enrol Americans struggling to pay for medical ...

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Court rules Affordable Care Act’s individual insurance mandate is unconstitutional

18 December 2019 - The decision doesn’t decide the fate of the health law. ...

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Trudeau vague on scope of national pharmacare plan

9 December 2019 - New Democratic Party leader Jagmeet Singh says he can’t support the Liberal government’s Speech from the ...

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Innovative Medicines Canada bans members from paying doctors fees for IV infusions

11 December 2019 - Pharmaceutical companies will no longer be allowed to pay fees to Canadian doctors for overseeing intravenous ...

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Health insurers call for federal crackdown on public hospital 'fraud'

11 December 2019 - Health funds are calling on federal health minister Greg Hunt to use the government's new data-matching ...

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