HR 1070: Passing a bill is not for the faint of heart

The current political climate on the Hill requires persistence if we want to make change. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) seeks to improve access to colorectal cancer screening by waiving coinsurance*, copays, and deductibles for many colorectal cancer screening tests. Screening tests include colonoscopies, sigmoidoscopies and fecal occult blood tests (FOBT). This sounds simple in theory,…  Read More

Health Insurance Marketplace – Now Open

Today marks a historical event that we’ve been anticipating for quite some time—the opening of the Health Insurance Marketplace. Since this method of buying health insurance is totally new for those in the United States, it isn’t surprising that there are a lot of questions and misconceptions about how the Affordable Care Act will affect you…  Read More