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Government control of healthcare is reducing access

Any reasonable person could have predicted this when analyzing the Affordable Care Act as written. Premiums rise, payments to physicians go down, and those who want to fix this law believe that increased subsidies to insurance companies will help. It is truly time to scrap ObamaCare and start over. Minimizing the federal role would be […]

By |August 31st, 2017|Obmacare|0 Comments

She called the offices of many surgeons and was always rebuffed– “We don’t take Medicaid.”

August 25,2017
Alieta Eck, MD

Meet Kelly Kelly. She is a 36 year old mother of two who was found to have gallstones two years ago. She was on Medicaid. She had frequent abdominal pain that sent her to the ER many times. The solution for gallstones is removal of the gallbladder, but she could not find […]

By |August 25th, 2017|Obmacare|1 Comment

Health insurance premiums expected to increase for New Jerseyans in 2018

By Anjalee Khemlani, August 11, 2017 at 8:05 AM

Weeks after the collapse of the attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, uncertainty around federal action is affecting premium rates and continues to unsettle the health insurance industry.

“The continued uncertainty is making it very difficult for carriers,” said New Jersey Association of Health Plans […]

By |August 15th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

To Save Money On Health Costs, Try Putting Away Your Insurance Card

Jeanne Pinder ,  CONTRIBUTOR

Psst: You might pay less for health care if you put away your insurance card.

Like most of us, you probably think your insurance policy gives you access to better prices. But that’s not always true.

How do you find out? It takes a little bit of work. But when you’re done, you’ll know […]

By |August 14th, 2017|Obamacare, Obmacare|0 Comments

Assemblywomen blasts Gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy and Democrat led ACA hysteria

file photo Phil Murphy

August 11,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi  blasts Gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy  and Democrat led ACA hysteria yesterday on Facebook ,

“I’ve taken some very targeted hits over the past month with claims that I am responsible for women dying and/or I hate women. These comments have been reprehensible […]

By |August 11th, 2017|Obmacare|1 Comment

Americans Are Dying Younger, Saving Corporations Billions

Life expectancy gains have stalled. The grim silver lining? Lower pension costs
By
John Tozzi
August 8, 2017, 4:00 AM EDT

Steady improvements in American life expectancy have stalled, and more Americans are dying at younger ages. But for companies straining under the burden of their pension obligations, the distressing trend could have a grim upside: If people don’t […]

By |August 9th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

Judicial Watch: HHS Documents Reveal Known Pre-Launch Security Flaws in Healthcare.gov 

July 29,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

 Washington DC,  Judicial Watch today released two productions of documents 1123 pages of Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) records showing security officials’ concerns about the Obamacare website prior to its launch.

Judicial Watch obtained the HHS documents in response to a court order in a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit (Judicial […]

By |July 29th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

Alieta Eck, M.D. testifies to Senate about a better way to provide medical care to the poor

Washington DC , a simple idea to lower healthcare costs continues to be ignored by New Jersey state legislator ,according to Alieta Eck, MD ,”this was a hearing in 2011. Our bill, NJ S239, is still waiting to be heard by the NJ Senate Health Committee. We believe we have enough votes to pass it through, but […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

Price Transparency In Medicine Faces Stiff Opposition — From Hospitals And Doctors

“The hospitals complain that they cannot publish their prices because they would have to ask the insurer in order to state the price up front. What other industry thinks like that? “How much is this dress?” Answer, “What credit card are you using?” Forget the insurer. What is the best CASH, check or credit card […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Obamacare|0 Comments

The Pitfalls of Single-Payer Health Care: Canada’s Cautionary Tale

by CANDICE MALCOLM
April 13, 2017
4:00 AM

Before resigning themselves to socialized medicine, flummoxed legislators should consider the experience of our neighbors to the North. In the Netflix series House of Cards, President Frank Underwood campaigned for the White House by telling Americans, “You are entitled to nothing.” The fictional president — a Democrat, no less — […]

By |June 24th, 2017|Obamacare|1 Comment