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Wal-Mart cuts health care for part-timers

...Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for some part-time U.S. employees in a move...part-time workers who were eligible for health insurance coverage since 2011.The announcement follows similar decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-07/wal-mart-cuts-health-care-
State board to monitor companies compensation insurance coverage after storm

...be strictly monitoring tree services and construction companies for compliance with proper workers compensation insurance coverage in the wake of a snow and ice storm affecting Georgia.Site visits will begin to be conducted by compliance investigators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-14/state-board-monitor-companies
Rants & Raves

...there have been fewer than 2 million new people on an insurance plan, and over 5 million have lost their health insurance coverage, making a net change of -2,500,000 people. The ACA is not working except through a false manipulation of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-19/rants-raves
Ga. panel backs autism coverage requirement

...Insurance and Labor Committee approved Thursday three bills related to health care, including one that mandates private insurance coverage for treatment of children with autism.Committee Chairman Tim Golden, R-Valdosta, the lead sponsor on SB 397...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/ga-panel-backs-autism-co
Inside Insurance: Hurricane Isaac and insurance coverage lessons

...portion of an auto insurance policy. More than 75 percent of all Americans choose to purchase comprehensive auto insurance coverage.As in all disasters, the financial impact to property and individuals will be the next important issue on which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-09-05/inside-insur
Poverty rate drops for the first time since 2006

...has strengthened and millions have gained health insurance coverage," said Jason Furman and Betsey Stevenson, members...also said the percentage of people without health insurance coverage for the entire 2013 calendar year was 13.4 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-16/poverty-rate-drops-first
Rants & Raves

...increased premiums, new physician practice guidelines, unnecessary documentation requirements, unnecessary insurance coverage requirements and hidden fees (taxes) are baffling to medical providers, insurance companies and patients. Nearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-23/rants-raves
Can't make employers cover contraception, Supreme Court says

...is limited to contraceptives under the health care law. "Our decision should not be understood to hold that an insurance-coverage mandate must necessarily fall if it conflicts with an employer's religious beliefs," Alito said. He suggested...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/cant-make-employers-cover-co
Check doctors' vitals, before they check yours

...of State Medical Boards provides reports for a fee.)In choosing a doctor, not surprisingly the top factor is insurance coverage, the poll found. For the uninsured, it's cost.Eight in 10 look for the doctor's experience with a specific...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-07-30/check-doctors-vitals-the
113,000 lose licenses over lax insurance

...or have had a lapse in their insurance coverage are now grounded. The Georgia...letters about problems with their insurance coverage. Of these delinquent drivers...least one day's lapse in insurance coverage at some point since Jan. 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/met_415249.shtml
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