December 31st, 2011 | Comments Off on HHS Awards CHIP ‘Performance Bonuses’ To 23 States | Posted in Health Insurance todayThe extra payments will go to states which have streamlined the enrollment for their Children's Health Insurance Programs.
December 28th, 2011 | Comments Off on Romney Defends Mass. Mandate; Gingrich Once Supported That Plan | Posted in Health Insurance todayRomney says an insurance mandate is fundamentally a conservative principle, The Hill reports. Meanwhile, recent news accounts have found past statements by Gingrich praising Romney's health law efforts in Massachusetts.
December 23rd, 2011 | Comments Off on Roundup: HIV Staff To Be Cut In Ga.; Abortion News In N.J., Mo.; Wis. Medicaid Coverage In Limbo | Posted in Health Insurance todayNews outlets report on state health policy developments in Georgia, California, Missouri, New Jersey, Colorado, Wisconsin, Iowa, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Oregon.
December 23rd, 2011 | Comments Off on Oregon Hospitals Lose Battle Against New Law; Pittsburgh Hospital, Insurer Reach Agreement | Posted in Health Insurance todayA roundup of hospital news from around the country.