WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 18: U.S. President Barack Obama prepares to depart the South Portico of the White House on May 18, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama was leaving for a round of golf with U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius.
Some of these folks have very high catastrophic plans that don't pay for anything unless you get hit by a bus ... They're really mortgage protection, not health insurance.
We have reached a tipping point in adoption of electronic health records ... Health information technology helps providers better coordinate care, which can improve patients' health and save money at the same time.
Since the Obama administration started encouraging providers to adopt electronic health records, usage has increased dramatically. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's survey in 2012, the percent of physicians using an advanced electronic health records system was just 17 percent in 2008More quotes »
Upper-income seniors' Medicare hike
the administration revealed Friday.First details of the plan emerged after Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified to Congress on the president's budget. As released two days earlier, the budget included only a vague description of Read more »
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Editorial: Promises, promises
and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has been shaking down ... er, soliciting ... companies, foundations and other deep-pocket organizations for donations to help the federal government spread the word about Obamacare. She has been asking for big 1:06 AM from Chicago Tribune Read more »
Congressional Republicans question insurers about Sebelius
photo WASHINGTON, May 24 (UPI) -- U.S. House Republicans are asking insurers whether Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius asked for funds for a healthcare non-profit group. The leaders of the Energy and Commerce Committee sent letters to 15 5/24/13 from United Press International Read more »
GOP widening Sebelius shakedown probe
as a widening of that probe (via Rare): House Republicans have widened their probe of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius by asking the country’s largest health insurers for information on her fundraising for a nonprofit group promoting ObamaCare. 5/24/13 from Hot Air Read more »
What Sec. Sebelius Should Be Telling College Graduates About ObamaCare
Kathleen Sebelius speaking after her official nomination as Secretary of Health and Human Services. President Barack Obama is standing behind Sebelius (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has a message 5/24/13 from Forbes Read more »
Mitch McConnell: Says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told insurance companies "they couldn't inform their policyholders of what they thought the impact of Obamacare would be on them."
McConnell, R-Ky., said on Meet the Press on May 19, 2013. "... Over at HHS back during the Obamacare debate, Secretary (Kathleen) Sebelius sent out a directive to help insurance companies telling them they couldn't inform their policyholders of what they thought 5/24/13 from Politifact.com Read more »