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No ready fix if Obamacare subsidies are lost - policy experts

Jun 18 2015

BOSTON/NEW YORK U.S. lawmakers and governors are unlikely to act to restore Obamacare health insurance subsidies in at least 34 states should the Supreme Court rule them illegal, health policy experts said on Wednesday.

No ready fix if Obamacare subsidies are lost: policy experts

Jun 17 2015

BOSTON/NEW YORK U.S. lawmakers and governors are unlikely to act to restore Obamacare health insurance subsidies in at least 34 states should the Supreme Court rule them illegal, health policy experts said on Wednesday.

No ready fix if Obamacare subsidies are lost - policy experts

Jun 17 2015

BOSTON/NEW YORK, June 17 U.S. lawmakers and governors are unlikely to act to restore Obamacare health insurance subsidies in at least 34 states should the Supreme Court rule them illegal, health policy experts said on Wednesday.

Economists predict shockwaves if Obamacare subsidies are nixed

Jun 17 2015

NEW YORK As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to rule on whether people in 34 states can continue to receive Obamacare health insurance subsidies, economists are projecting billions of dollars in lost healthcare spending for hospitals, drugstores and drugmakers if the justices say the payments are illegal.

Insight - Economists predict shockwaves if Obamacare subsidies are nixed

Jun 17 2015

NEW YORK As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to rule on whether people in 34 states can continue to receive Obamacare health insurance subsidies, economists are projecting billions of dollars in lost healthcare spending for hospitals, drugstores and drugmakers if the justices say the payments are illegal.

INSIGHT-Economists predict shockwaves if Obamacare subsidies are nixed

Jun 17 2015

NEW YORK, June 17 As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to rule on whether people in 34 states can continue to receive Obamacare health insurance subsidies, economists are projecting billions of dollars in lost healthcare spending for hospitals, drugstores and drugmakers if the justices say the payments are illegal.

Many U.S. hospitals mark up prices 1,000 percent: study

Jun 08 2015

NEW YORK Even the astronomical price markups that consumers regularly pay for, say, wine in restaurants pale beside those in some U.S. hospitals: The price for procedures is often 10 times the cost, according to a study published on Monday in the journal Health Affairs.

Many U.S. hospitals mark up prices 1,000 percent - study

Jun 08 2015

NEW YORK, June 8 Even the astronomical price markups that consumers regularly pay for, say, wine in restaurants pale beside those in some U.S. hospitals: The price for procedures is often 10 times the cost, according to a study published on Monday in the journal Health Affairs.

Amazon, Google race to get your DNA into the cloud

Jun 05 2015

NEW YORK Amazon.com Inc is in a race against Google Inc to store data on human DNA, seeking both bragging rights in helping scientists make new medical discoveries and market share in a business that may be worth $1 billion a year by 2018. | Video

Corrected - Amazon, Google race to get your DNA into the cloud

Jun 05 2015

(Corrects name of MMRF, adding "Research," in 19th paragraph) | Video

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