The Arizona Senate is currently considering a bill that would keep all of the existing prescription drug coverage for any medications your doctor prescribes for you, unless it's contraception.It's been the law in Arizona since 2003 that prescription contraception is treated just like any other m ... More >>
www.dividend.com Thanks for the "guidance," Humana.Starting July 1, if you use tobacco and live in Arizona, don't even think about applying for a job at insurance giant Humana -- it doesn't want you.The company announced yesterday that it will begin testing potential employees at its five ... More >>
Congressman Elijah Cummings says he's "troubled" at the taxpayer-supported AIG's attempt to hide its name at a November conference in Phoenix, a smoking-gun detail first unveiled in this blog.The fact that AIG tried so blatantly to cover up its excesses receives prominent mention in a recent letter ... More >>
State Representative Deb Gullett
A local public advocacy attorney vows to change hospital billing laws, after one hits close to home
California medical providers dramatically overbilled insurers for services rendered
Need some quick cash? Everyone makes a killing when doctors and clinics scam the insurance companies.
Its heart is in the right place, but John Q. is too clumsy to make us care
After years of digging, Karen Ewers believes she's found that CIGNA stole benefits from her handicapped son
From the week of November 23, 2000
Maryvale woman who nursed grandson through leukemia now faces her own medical crisis
A Phoenix family stumbles through the tangled bureaucracy of modern medical care
Spiritual healing in Sedona hits a nerve
Classic children's story Dr. Dolittle deserves better than this misconceived mess
Despite its dismal record insuring state workers, Intergroup has been welcomed back with open arms. The move has some employees seething.
When the esteemed Lloyd's of London came calling for investors, some Arizonans took a pounding
GOP boosters say Arizona's medical system for the poor should be a model for national health-care reform. But three federal investigations question whether Arizona's system is any less expensive than traditional Medicaid plans.
THE STATE'S MEDICAL SYSTEM FOR THE POOR DOESN'T KNOW WHETHER ITS CLIENTS ARE DEAD OR ALIVE. AND THAT'S HARDLY THE WORST OF THE PROBLEMS AT THE ARIZONA HEALTH CARE COST CONTAINMENT SYSTEM.
INSURER'S HONCHOS HATED LAST WEEK'S NEW TIMES COVER STORY, AND SOMEONE THREW BUNDLES OF THAT ISSUE AWAY
NEGLIGENCE BY ARIZONA'S BIGGEST HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANY NEARLY KILLED JIM SELL'S WIFE. THEN CIGNA AND A MAJOR HOSPITAL WENT AFTER THEIR POCKETBOOK.
THE SURGERY WAS SUPPOSED TO GIVE THE FORMER MARCH OF DIMES POSTER CHILD A LIFE. BUT A SERIES OF ERRORS INSTEAD LED TO HER DEATH.
"CANCEL" IS ALSO A DEADLY WORD FOR MANY ARIZONANS WHO ARE LOSING HEALTH INSURANCE