Topic: Healthcare Costs

    Single-payer healthcare—Will states lead the way?
    By Alex Tolbert on June 28, 2017

    Devil in the details Several states have proposed single-payer health care bills over the last year, suggesting that Americans are...

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    Two ways health insurance auto-enrollment might work
    By Alex Tolbert on June 14, 2017

    Devil in the details A new health policy idea with increasing bipartisan support in the U.S. Senate is auto-enrolling consumers in...

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    Millennials push employers to evolve benefits
    By Alex Tolbert on June 12, 2017

    Check out this column in the Nashville Business Journal Last year, Millennials surpassed Baby Boomers as the largest generation in the...

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    Why the Senate’s all-male healthcare group is a big problem for Americans
    By Alex Tolbert on June 9, 2017

    Women make 80 percent of healthcare decisions The entirely male panel tasked with drafting the Senate’s version of the American Health...

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    How the AHCA is kinder, gentler than the ACA
    By Alex Tolbert on May 15, 2017

      Critics of the American Health Care Act argue that it is a disaster for those who need coverage most. In more than one way, however,...

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    Are we witnessing a turning point in U.S. healthcare?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 26, 2017

    How essential health benefits sunk the AHCA A key debate among Republicans on the American Health Care Act — the now-pulled Affordable...

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    Pregnant? How four Nashville-area practices bill for delivering your baby
    By Alex Tolbert on April 24, 2017

    How to avoid billing surprises Medical bills can be confusing, and the many bills you receive after pregnancy can be especially complicated. An...

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    Can Tennessee’s U.S. senators help healthcare consumers?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 14, 2017

    State faces challenging market A new bill filed by U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker could give some relief to Tennesseans who are facing...

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    Tools to slow healthcare spending represent $8.6 billion in revenue for providers in ‘17
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 30, 2017

    Check out this column on Becker's Hospital Review Americans are prudent, resourceful, and productive. We're responsible for Silicon Valley,...

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    Hack your finances with an HSA
    By Alex Tolbert on March 29, 2017

    Check out this column on the Huffington Post Health Savings Accounts are a great tool for U.S. consumers to save and invest. While many...

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