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"Obamacare" After Obama
"Obamacare" After Obama

Editor-In-Chief Alan Weil discusses potential changes which might be made to the Affordable Care Act by President Obama's successor.

Tags: WTOP, Affordable Care Act, Insurance, Alan Weil, Marketplaces

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Financial Incentives May Not Motivate Weight Loss
Financial Incentives May Not Motivate Weight Loss

January author Mitesh Patel, in a WTOP-FM interview, explains his study's finding: financial incentives didn't promote employee weight loss.

Tags: WTOP, Insurance, Obesity, Mitesh Patel

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Bitten: A Patient With Tickborne Disease Struggles To Find The Right Provider
Bitten: A Patient With Tickborne Disease Struggles To Find The Right Provider

For a patient with Lyme disease-like symptoms, the biggest challenge is finding a specialist who understands her condition.

Tags: Physicians, Quality Of Care, Organization And Delivery Of Care, Consumer Issues, Mairead Eastin Moloney

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Many US Immigrants Fearful Of Seeking Care
Many US Immigrants Fearful Of Seeking Care

December author Cheryl Bettigole, in a WTOP-FM interview, discusses why many US immigrants, both legal and illegal, are reluctant to seek health care.

Tags: WTOP, Affordable Care Act, Access To Care, Cost Of Health Care, Cheryl Bettigole

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Health Care Consolidation: What You Need to Know
Health Care Consolidation: What You Need to Know

Briefing: December 15, 2015

Tags: Alan Weil, Deborah Feinstein, Andrea Murino, George Slover, Marilyn Werber Serafini

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