State Wins Court Order In UPMC-Highmark Fight Over MedicareGov. Tom Wolf and Attorney General Kathleen Kane hailed a court decision Friday that they had sought in a bid to protect Medicare Advantage enrollees caught in the middle of a feud between two western Pennsylvania health care giants.
UPMC Cancels Highmark's Medical Advantage Low-Cost Access For SeniorsThe University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is threatening to terminate its Medicare contract with rival Highmark, which could cause about 180,000 seniors in western Pennsylvania to lose in-network access to UPMC hospitals and doctors next year.
Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar Fraud CaseThe former head of a Pittsburgh-area hospice has been indicted on charges she used patients who weren't terminally ill to collect millions of dollars in false Medicare and Medicaid billings.
Man Forced To Not Shower For 6 Months Due To Health Insurance Red TapeA local man who is quadriplegic can't use his bathroom because of health insurance red tape -- and he's not alone.
Highmark-UPMC Relationship Ends With ExceptionsJan. 1 starts a new relationship between Highmark's insurance customers and UPMC, and it's sometimes hard to sort out what it all means.
Get Marty: Many Seniors Struggling Without Stair LiftsBetty McCullough’s struggle is hard to watch. Every step on every stair is an excruciating journey through different levels of pain.
Get Marty: Disabled Veteran Gets Much Needed Medical SuppliesGetting up and down stairs was Roger Madden's greatest challenge every day.
Get Marty: Father, Son Team Move In To Help Disabled VeteranIt’s a task we all take for granted, getting up and down stairs. But for Roger Madden it presents quite the challenge.
Government Halts Benefits For Butler Co. Woman Paralyzed In AccidentIf you met Casey Galbreath you would assume she's handicapped. But under the circumstances we had to ask.
Doctor: Patients Are 'Confused' Over HealthcareIt seems like every week there is a new story about the affordable health care act, a new bill being proposed in Harrisburg, and the fight between UPMC and Highmark.
Local Doctor Sues After Electronic Billing Co. Loses DataDr. Bhola Roy is a board certified internist.
Health Insurance For Uninsured Kicks Off On TuesdayTuesday, Oct. 1, is the first day uninsured Americans can sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, often known as Obamacare.