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AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has been all over the news for blaming his decision to cut his company's 401(k) benefits because of Obamacare and the payments for two "distressed babies", that he claims cost ...
by Cyclometh
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Feb 09, 2014 at 02:54 PM PST with 136 Recommends
On Monday's episode of The Majority Report With Sam Seder , UCLA public ...
by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 07:34 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Using the time-honored Friday News Dump blackhole, the Obama administration announced new regulations intended to clarify and rationalize the issue of gun ownership in the case of individuals ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 08:39 AM PST with 9 Recommends
There has been a lot of talk about increasing gubbermint's role in healthcare. Yet everyone knows that gubbermint needs to keep their hands off our healthcare in order for it to be the most best it ...
by Treetrunk
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 01:35 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Healthcare workers don't like to talk about this. Our Electronic Health Record System is not very secure. Most of us don't think about it much. Who wants to know about our personal health record? We ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon Aug 26, 2013 at 09:08 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
Reprinted from a Facebook note , with permission. by J.A. Bourke There are interesting developments going on as mobile technology increasingly impacts more and more areas of our personal, ...
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue May 21, 2013 at 05:29 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The Final Rule for HIPAA was issued yesterday. It was actually several final rules that were kind of rolled into one big final rule. These rules confirm some new rights that people receiving ...
by Tailfish
Comment Count 67 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 08:26 PM PST with 111 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 p.m. EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for ...
by Chronic Tonic
Comment Count 81 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Last night, bobstandard reported a major security breach at Anthem Blue Cross. He suggested it may have been because Anthem's security ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Jun 27, 2010 at 09:44 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Hi Folks: I have a plea for help from fellow Kossacks here regarding HIPAA or insurance laws. Here's the backstory: Economic tough times, expensive healthcare and all that (see also: 318,297 ...
by Everest42
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Feb 06, 2010 at 07:51 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Digg this up! Although HIPAA requires hospitals and doctors to give patients and their families their medical ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Jan 16, 2010 at 12:09 PM PST with 11 Recommends
I am not a particular fan of right-wing talk radio, and over the course of my life I have donated a few bucks and worked to elect Democrats to elected office, so I was a bit taken aback when I ...
by guavaboy
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Dec 31, 2009 at 01:59 PM PST with 27 Recommends
The state of Oklahoma plans to implement a new law on Nov. 1 that will require that specific details of abortions performed in state will be posted on a public website, according to Amanda Terkel ...
by Dirk McQuigley
Comment Count 576 comments on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 10:04 AM PDT with 475 Recommends
One thing is puzzling about the Anti-Abortion rhetoric surrounding the late George Tiller. I know I heard Fox News and Bill O'Reilly ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Jun 04, 2009 at 12:41 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the "Stimulus Bill") immediately expanded the group health plan coverage continuation obligations applicable to group health plans covered by the ...
by Mr Sandman
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2009 at 07:29 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
By Christopher Calabrese, Counsel, ACLU Technology & Liberty Program In a quiet data warehouse, somewhere on the Internet: "Step right up for our big clearance sale! ...
by ACLU
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2009 at 10:45 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Full piece posted on ePluribus Media 2.0 .As is often the case in hotly contested discussion, claims of invalid ...
by GreyHawk
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2007 at 05:36 AM PST with 8 Recommends
What happens when a person's right to keep their medical records private under HIPAA collides with a sports reporter onto a story about a MLB player taking steroids? Apparently the public's ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2007 at 12:39 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
by kismet
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu May 11, 2006 at 10:05 AM PDT with 40 Recommends