New State-Run Health Insurance Marketplace May Offer Customers Lower Cost Health PlansA new state program to provide health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is about to begin its enrollment period.
Pennsylvania To Launch New Health Insurance WebsitePennsylvania is getting ready to launch its own website to sell Affordable Care Act-compliant policies that will replace the federally operated Healthcare.gov to enroll people for the 2021 insurance year.
Local Health Organizations Hosting Online Webinars On MedicareWith the Medicare enrollment period approaching, health groups are hosting webinars to educate the public about the program.
Allegheny Co. Controller To Host Final Town Hall On UPMC-Highmark DisputeAllegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner wants to hear from anyone impacted by the dispute between UPMC and Highmark.
Shoppers May Face Hard Choices Again On Health MarketplacesInsurance shoppers likely will have several choices for individual health coverage this fall. The bad news? There's no guarantee they will cover certain doctors or prescriptions.
Smoking City Employees To Pay More For Health InsuranceCity of Pittsburgh employees that smoke will soon be paying more for health insurance.
Simple Treatment For Relieving Serious Leg Pain Problem Now Covered By InsurancePain while walking and cramping in your legs could be a sign of a pretty serious condition, but there could be a relatively simple solution to fix it.
Sen. Casey Urges Congress To Act To Renew Federal CHIP ProgramU.S. Sen. Bob Casey stopped by Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh on Monday to meet the kids and make a special pitch for renewing CHIP, the Children's Health Insurance Program.
Health Insurance Going Up For Some Smokers In Westmoreland Co.It's a trend that won't make smokers happy, being charged more for health insurance. It will soon be happening for some workers in Westmoreland County.
House GOP Releases Bill To Unravel Obama Health Care LawHouse Republicans have released their long-awaited bill dismantling much of former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
Pennsylvania Liquidates 2 Troubled Long-Term Care InsurersTwo financially troubled sellers of long-term care insurance policies are going under.
Law Insuring 1 Million Pennsylvanians Faces Uncertain FutureAbout 1 million people in Pennsylvania are receiving government-subsidized health insurance under Democrats' 2010 health care law that is facing an uncertain future as Republican President-elect Donald Trump takes office next month with a pledge to repeal it.
Regulators: Pennsylvania Health Insurance Premiums To RiseState regulators say the cost of health insurance premiums will be going up sharply next year for residents who buy individual plans.
Court Says UPMC Must Keep Cheaper Rates In Medicare PlansPennsylvania seniors and others enrolled in an insurer's Medicare Advantage plans won't have to pay comparatively higher rates in the coming years for services through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday.
UPMC, Highmark Resolve Dispute Over In-Network RatesHealth insurer Highmark Inc. and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center have resolved their dispute over which Highmark members can maintain in-network access to UPMC doctors and hospitals.