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Insurance Journal  2 hrs ago  Comment 
Nearly a fifth of the National Football League settlement approved last week compensating former players with head injuries could go to their health insurers instead. As a result of federal laws and court rulings enabling insurers to recover costs...
Forbes  Apr 25  Comment 
Even though penalties under the Affordable Care Act for not having health insurance jumped significantly this year, they still might be too low to attract Americans to signup for subsidized coverage, a new analysis shows. Avalere Health, a...
MedPage Today  Apr 23  Comment 
(MedPage Today) -- David Nash, MD, MBA, looks at trends in employer-based insurance coverage.
The Times of India  Apr 22  Comment 
American insurer Cigna will increase its hold in Indian JB - Cigna TTK Health Insurance - from the present 26% to 49%, a senior company official said.
The Hindu Business Line  Apr 21  Comment 
IIB to launch National Health Insurance Hospital Registry
NPR  Apr 21  Comment 
Many people who are eligible for federal health insurance subsidies don't have bank accounts, which makes it hard to pay premiums. A system in California lets them pay with cash at stores.
NPR  Apr 21  Comment 
Each state has its own stories. In Louisiana, nearly 200,000 people signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov, and about 90 percent now get subsidies. What if that help goes away?
TechCrunch  Apr 20  Comment 
 Online health insurance for small businesses platform SimplyInsured has raised a total of $1.75 million in seed funding from Starling Ventures, Altair, NerdWallet co-founders Jake Gibson and Tim Chen, Amee and Adil Chaudry, Sam Melamed and Y...
New York Times  Apr 20  Comment 
The company has raised $145 million, drawing fans among investors with its approach built on technology and friendlier customer service.
Forbes  Apr 17  Comment 
Normally, market competition is good for consumers. More competition generally means competitors are battling each other to lower their prices and/or raise the quality of their goods. But when it comes to Obamacare, the market is working...




 

The health insurance industry consists of companies that provide clients ranging from individuals to large institutions with health insurance. Like other insurers these companies make money by charging their clients a premiums for their insurance contracts and investing those premiums in the market.

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