Private health premiums tipped to soar as more young people drop cover

19 November 2019 - Health Minister Greg Hunt's effort to slow the increase in the cost of health insurance has ...

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AMA sharpens policy to promote reasonable drug prices

18 November 2019 - Arbitration in determining prescription drug prices is a viable mechanism to address the burden of high ...

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Elizabeth Warren says ‘Medicare for All’ rollout process will take 3 years

16 November 2019 — Elizabeth Warren announced Friday that she would expand public health insurance during her first 100 days ...

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Private health too costly, sector too complex

14 November 2019 - Australia's private health care system is too difficult for patients to navigate, leading to price gouging, ...

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Doctors, hospitals take up arms against Democrats' health care changes

11 November 2019 - The debate over various "Medicare for All" plans has gripped the presidential primary contest. ...

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Medibank CEO’s plan to fix health insurance

8 November 2019 - It took just one day for Medibank CEO Craig Drummond to come to grips with the ...

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How would Elizabeth Warren pay for her health policy?

7 November 2019 - Let us count the ways. ...

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If Warren scraps private health care, beware the unintended consequences

6 November 2019 - At the heart of presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s ambitious Medicare for All plan is this ...

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Warren health plan tightens Democrats’ embrace of tax increases

2 November 2019 - A ‘Medicare for all’ proposal would push the boundaries of taxing corporations and the rich to fund ...

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The health system in my native Australia has a lot to learn from the U.S.

1 November 2019 - As an Australian living in California and doing research on health policy, I’ve taken an interest ...

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Private health insurance still confuses Australian customers despite reforms, Choice finds

30 October 2019 - Australians are still confused about their private health insurance options and are being scammed despite a ...

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Free sunscreen and skin checks? Health insurer seeks to reward 'good behaviour'

29 October 2019 - Private health insurer NIB wants to increase incentives for "good behaviour" like exercising or being a ...

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‘Let private health funds cover all GP bills’

29 October 2019 - Private health insurers are ­pushing for reform of the healthcare system to allow them to pay ...

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It’s time for Canada to embrace universal pharmacare and protect drug coverage from corporate erosion

28 October 2019 - President Trump recently unveiled an executive order — originally titled “Protecting Medicare from Socialist Destruction” — ...

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Canadian election clears path for universal drug plan

23 October 2019 - Canada’s Liberal government is more likely to pass a universal prescription drug plan after losing its majority ...

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