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Supreme Court Lets Most Of Health Law Stand

June 29th, 2012 | Comments Off | Posted in Health Insurance today
In a decision that surprised many observers, the high court allowed the measure's individual mandate to survive as a tax but set limits on the law's Medicaid expansion.

Health System Changes Move Forward

June 29th, 2012 | Comments Off | Posted in Health Insurance today
Press reports detail the steps that might happen next in terms of the health law's implementation as well as what the decision might mean for consumers.

Ruling On Health Care Roils The Markets

June 29th, 2012 | Comments Off | Posted in Health Insurance today
Hospital stocks surged but insurance stocks fell.

States Prepare New Push On Exchanges Post-SCOTUS Decision — Or Grind To A Halt With Confusion, Opposition

June 29th, 2012 | Comments Off | Posted in Health Insurance today
From the states... reactions involving confusion, celebration or stiff opposition regarding the implementation of the health law's insurance exchanges -- despite affirmation of the overhaul's constitutionality by the Supreme Court Thursday.

‘Tax’ Term Looms Over Health Law Decision

June 29th, 2012 | Comments Off | Posted in Health Insurance today
By upholding the individual mandate as a tax, the Supreme Court's ruling on the health law could be a potent political weapon for conservatives, news organizations report.