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Telemedicine Approved for Medicare, Medicaid Reimbursement

It’s Christmas in July – at least, that’s how Jonathan Linkous, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA), must feel. Earlier this week, he proudly announced to the ATA membership that the Centers fo...
by Kristal High
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Senator Catherine Pugh: Making Telemedicine a Household Reality

For the past 15 years, Catherine Pugh has been a dedicated public servant to the residents of Maryland, and is having an indelible impact on the national stage.  First elected in 1999 as a member of the Baltimore City Council,...
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8 Million Sign-ups: Obamacare enrollments exceed expectations

Yesterday President Obama announced that sign-ups for the Affordable Care Act, his signature piece of legislation have hit eight million. While the official enrollment period ended on March 31, the government allowed people to ...
by Adriana Maestas
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As Obamacare sign up deadline nears, Latino support for law declines

With the March 31 deadline almost here, there has been a big push in the Latino community to get people signed up for Obamacare. The Latino community is one of the most uninsured in the nation, and with the population being rel...
by Adriana Maestas
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Local VA Officials to Host 3 Health Care Enrollfest Events Before Deadline

#ENROLLFEST. With only two days to the deadline and 6 million signed up, Rep. Bobby Scott and a group of local elected officials hosted a well attended enrollfest event today in Petersburg, Va.  The event is one of four in Vir...
by Lauren Victoria Burke
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Latinos lagging behind in Covered California enrollment

California’s health care exchange released data on Tuesday showing that the program is lagging behind in enrolling Latinos. Through the end of 2013, 500,108 Californians enrolled in health insurance plans under the Patien...
by Adriana Maestas
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Coca-Cola Focused on Water, Women and Well-Being in the New Year

Roland Martin, seasoned journalist, political pundit, and host of TVOne's NewsOne Now, recently interviewed Lisa Borders, President of The Coca-Cola Foundation about her vision for the organization.
by Kristal High
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2 Catholic orgs receive exemption from Obamacare contraceptive mandate

On New Year’s eve, the Supreme Court temporarily delayed the contraception coverage mandate in the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare. According to a report from CNN: “In a surprising twist just hours...
by Adriana Maestas
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