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  • Share your thoughts: Health insurers take heat for rise in profits

     
    Today The Times reported on how the five biggest companies covered 2.7 million fewer people last year but earned 56% more. As the nation struggled last year with rising healthcare costs and a recession, the five companies racked up combined......
  • UnitedHealth tries to lure investors with huge dividend boost

     
    The healthcare insurance industry has been notoriously stingy about paying cash dividends to shareholders. That may be changing. UnitedHealth Group Inc. on Wednesday boosted its annual dividend to 50 cents a share, a dramatic jump from the 3-cents-a-share...
  • Online healthcare information: The doctor's in-box

     
    With 68% of American adults now using the Internet to search for healthcare information, it's no surprise that many want digital access to their doctor. Whether they have that option will depend heavily on doctors' ability to get paid for the service....
  • Consumer groups want federal investigation of insurers' medical spending

     
    Consumer advocates urged the Obama administration Thursday to investigate what they called an effort by large for-profit insurance companies to slash spending on medical care even as they raise premiums. In a letter to Health and Human Services...
  • A Bigger Blanket to Cover Young Adults

    A Bigger Blanket to Cover Young Adults
    Ed Emmerman's a happy guy, and not just because he'll be able to stop paying college tuition for his older daughter, Sarah, 21, when she graduates with a bachelor's degree from the University of Vermont later this month. He's also pleased that Sarah...
  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What type of medical professional will I see at Family Medical Walk-In Clinics?You will be cared for by a physician, a physician’s assistant, or a family nurse practitioner. I have a family doctor. Can I still use Family Medical Walk-In Clinics&...
  • Insurers Boosting Customer Service

    Insurers Boosting Customer Service
    Cutting inscrutable health insurance jargon out of their communications. Opening retail stores to answer people's questions and offer wellness classes. Measuring customer-service efforts to give callers a better experience. More insurance carriers are...
  • The battle over bills

    The battle over bills
    *This story originally ran on A1 on Thursday, October 23, 2008* In late 2007, Centinela Hospital in Inglewood was losing nearly $1 million a month and had piled up $15 million in debt. Among the causes of the crisis: $25 million in overdue bills....
  • Insurers see banking future

    Insurers see banking future
    *This piece originally ran on A1 on Wednesday, October 22, 2008.* WellPoint Inc., the nation's largest health insurance company, ran into a snag last year while pursuing an important new business initiative. Federal banking regulators insisted on...
  • Patients pay more, get less - if they're lucky

    Patients pay more, get less - if they're lucky
    *This piece originally ran on A1 on Tuesday, October 21, 2008* Jennifer and Greg Danylyshyn of Pasadena are conscientious parents. They keep proper car seats in their used BMW, organic vegetables in the family diet and the pediatrician's number by the...
  • Medical facilities in Newport News

    HOSPITALS AND MAJOR MEDICAL CENTERS Mary Immaculate Hospital. 2 Bernardine Drive (near Denbigh Boulevard), Newport News. 886-6000. www.bonsecourshamptonroads.com/facilities/maryimm.html Riverside Regional Medical Center. 500 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.,...
  • Medical facilities in Gloucester

    HOSPITALS AND MAJOR MEDICAL CENTERS Riverside Walter Reed Hospital. 7519 Hospital Drive, Gloucester. 804-693-8800. www.riverside-online.com/rwrh HMOS/HEALTH INSURANCE: SOME HIGH-PROFILE PLANS Call Virginia Health Information at 877-844-4636. www....