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House calls for the homebound make a comeback
Nov. 11, 2015
"You can evaluate the person as a whole," says Dr. Roberta Miller, who has been a home care physician for more than 20 years. The traditional house call may be the future of medicine.
Obamacare rolls out new apps and allies
Oct. 30, 2015
Open enrollment for Obamacare opens Sunday. Millions of people still lack health insurance, including some who signed up last year but later dropped their health coverage, calling it "unaffordable."
Jeb Bush's plan to replace Obamacare
Oct. 14, 2015
The plan could lower premium prices but also disproportionately hit low-income Americans.
The Supreme Court's new term: here's what to watch
Oct. 5, 2015
The Supreme Court returns Monday for its new session, with cases pending that could limit access to abortion, restrict unionizing among public employees and alter voter participation.
How health care tax rules trip up some immigrants
Mar. 30, 2015
Tax filers must now indicate on their returns that they have health coverage or have to pay a penalty. While undocumented immigrants are exempt, some have still been told to pay.
Immigrants face barriers on health care site
Feb. 13, 2014
Despite news this week that tens of thousands of Illinoisans signed up on the healthcare exchange, immigrants still face unique barriers to enrollment.
Indiana's Coats: Shutdown didn’t work
Oct. 23, 2013
Senator says Americans should get another vote to decide fate of health plan.
Mayor wants to cut retirees' health subsidies
Oct. 9, 2013
Despite a federal lawsuit, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday he will move forward next year with a plan to phase out taxpayer-funded health care subsidies for tens of thousands of retired city workers.
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