HealthSpan Driving Final Nail in Obamacare Coffin?

On December 1, I wrote: “This past year, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, has been taking hit after hit. Most of the cooperatives established by Obamacare have already announced that they are closing shop. A number of other insurance companies have announced dropping certain plans. Most insurance carriers have […]

Inspector General to Investigate Planned Parenthood

Dare we hope that there is someone honest left in government? The Health and Human Services inspector general has announced that he will be investigating Planned Parenthood’s handling of human tissue and whether the organization is in compliance with the law. While some Republicans in D.C. have been pushing to defund the abortion industry leader […]

State Orders Pro-Life Centers to Promote Abortion or Else

The state of California is treading on territory already ruled unconstitutional in New York by ordering pro-life and faith-based pregnancy centers to promote abortion with signs and pamphlets telling women how to get abortions. The law, called the Freedom, Accountability, Comprehensive Care and Transparency Act, is set to take effect January 1. It requires the pro-life centers […]

Largest Health Insurer Looking to Withdraw from Obamacare

When I think of things taking hit after hit, I envision some of the World War II bombers that kept taking hit after hit and then eventually succumbing to one hit too many. Navy ships in World War II often took a number of hits from torpedoes, bombs or strafing from fighter planes and remained […]

Thousands of Illegals Booted from Obamacare

We’ve seen reports how states like California are allowing illegal aliens to enroll in the state Obamacare exchanges and most of them are receiving government subsidies. Yep, that’s right! You and I are paying our hard earned tax dollars to help pay for healthcare for illegal aliens. Don’t know about you but that really ticks […]

2016 Healthcare Nightmare: Pay Mortgage or Healthcare Premium

More and more doctors, specialists and hospitals are dropping out of Obamacare healthcare plans. Even more are dropping out and refusing to accept Medicaid patients because they lose too much money. Making matters worse, a number of insurance companies are also dropping various plans and the majority of co-op insurance providers are going out of […]

Will Newly Elected GOP Governor of Kentucky be able to Scrap State Obamacare Exchange?

Republican businessman Matt Blevin shocked the Democratic Party by defeating their shoe-in candidate Jack Conway in this month’s election for the governorship of Kentucky. The three largest cities in the state, Lexington, Louisville and Frankfort are Democratic strongholds which were supposed to keep a Democrat in the governor’s mansion, but enough conservatives rallied to vote […]

Prestigious NY Medical Groups Drop Family Care to Expand Services for the Wealthy

New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYP) and the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (P&S) have been running the Family Medicine Residency Program to provide high-quality family care in upper Manhattan and Washington Heights which consists predominantly of working class families. They employ over 30 medical residents who have completed 4 years of premed and […]

House Sends Bill Defunding Planned Parenthood to Senate

The Republican-led House of Representatives sent the Senate a bill that would cut key Obamacare provisions and block Planned Parenthood from receiving any federal funds for one year. The bill passed 240-189, and the House Republicans got smart, using a procedural trick to prevent the bill from being filibustered in the Senate. That means the […]

Obamacare Employer Mandate Failing to Help Many Workers

The employer mandate part of Obamacare was hailed as one of the important hallmarks of Obama’s nationalized socialist healthcare system, along with the contraception and individual mandates. As of January 1 of this year every employer with 50 or more full-time employees was mandated to provide healthcare benefits to their workers. Full-time was defined as […]