'Secret Shoppers' Posing As Heroin Addicts Denied TreatmentResearchers posing as heroin users seeking help contacted hundreds of treatment clinics in U.S. states with the highest overdose death rates.
Defendants Sentenced In Multi-Million Dollar Healthcare Fraud Conspiracy Two Pittsburgh residents, Autumn Brown and Brenda Lowry Horton were sentenced in federal court for conspiracy to defraud the Pennsylvania Medicaid program.
U.S. Attorney: Multi-Million Dollar Medicaid Fraud Scheme Was 'Family Crime Conspiracy'Twelve people are accused in one of the biggest fraud schemes ever prosecuted in the region.
Maine Sen. Collins Announces Opposition To Health Care Bill, Essentially Killing ItThe last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama’s health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push.
Rep. Doyle On Graham-Cassidy Bill: 'We Are Talking About People's Lives Here'A study finds the latest GOP effort to end "Obamacare" would take federal dollars away from states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
Pennsylvania Could Lose Tens Of Billions Under Senate Health Care BillDemocratic Gov. Tom Wolf's administration says Pennsylvania would lose tens of billions of federal Medicaid dollars in a decade under legislation pending in the U.S. Senate.
Angry Sen. Bob Casey Unloads On GOP Health Care PlanOften considered the most laid-back, softest-spoken man in the U.S. Senate, Bob Casey is exploding over the Republican health care bill.
Local & State Officials Warn Repeal Of Obamacare Will Hurt Local ResidentsWhile House Republicans were debating ways to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Casey Dye of Monroeville held up a picture of her daughter Chessie.
Officials: Repeal Of Medicaid Expansion 'Disastrous' For PAState officials are preparing for consequences in Pennsylvania should President Donald Trump repeal the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid Expansion Program.
Wolf Administration To Begin Reorganizing Medicaid PlansGov. Tom Wolf's administration plans to begin transferring more than a million adult Medicaid enrollees into a single, new benefits program that it touts as a more efficient and effective way of providing health care for the poor, disabled and elderly.
Cystic Fibrosis Patient Seeking Help From UPMCKatie Prager has cystic fibrosis and needs a double lung transplant to save her life. The problem: insurance won't pay for it.
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.
Wolf Campaigns In Pittsburgh, Says He Would Expand Medicaid If ElectedDespite a double digit lead in the polls, Democrat Tom Wolf was back on the campaign trail, this time at the Bidwell Training Center in Manchester, where he heard about efforts to train high school students in a wide range of arts from culinary to pottery to photography.