Health Care Costs
We are weeks away from the launch of so-called online health insurance “exchanges” under the Affordable Care Act.
Every American with health insurance, including Medicare, is now eligible for many preventive services that previously often required a co-payment, deductible or other out-of-pocket cost.
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Opponents of the move, including Republican Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette, say the change could hurt seniors who rely on Medigap coverage.
The Michigan Department of Community Health on Wednesday asked residents to agree to lose 10 percent of their body weight in an effort to bring down the state’s obesity rate.
Detroit City Council has voted to approve a change in how much non-union city employees pay for health care.
West Michigan’s increasing aging population and decreasing number of young people will likely result in higher age-related health care costs, according to a report from Grand Valley State University researchers.
Truven Health Analytics, formerly the health care business of Thomson Reuters, has released research which projects that health plans will incur a 4.8 percent growth in allowed medical and pharmacy costs in 2013.
ANN ARBOR — An article just published in the New England Journal of Medicine indicates that a downward bend in the health care cost curve is not simply the result of the recession which began […]
Even a $10 increase in premiums can drive people to a different health care plan, a University of Michigan study has found. That’s good news for health care reform, which relies heavily on competition and consumer response to pricing.