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Maximus Inc Laying Off 1,500 Call Center Employees In Boise Idaho

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Boise, Idaho – A major call center in the Boise area is laying off as many as 1,500 employees who have been tasked with answering healthcare questions. The major cut back will be due to the expiration of a contract ...

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Express Scripts Extends Exclusive Deal to AbbVie Following Hepatitis C Drug Price Cut

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After substantially cutting the price of AbbVie’s newly approved hepatitis C Drug, Express Scripts – the nation’s largest manager of prescription drug benefits – awarded the company an exclusive deal, the companies said Monday. Beginning Jan. 1, Express Scripts will stop ...

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Preventable Hospital Errors Down 17 Percent Federal Review Finds

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A federal review of hospital medical records and other data from 2010 to 2013 revealed a 17 percent decline in infections, drug mistakes, bed sores and other preventable errors, according to a report released Tuesday. Using methods developed by health ...

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What is the Obamacare Deadline?

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The Obamacare deadline for United States citizens to sign up for Obamacare is quickly approaching.  Under the Affordable Healthcare Act, everyone must be insured in some way by 11:59pm on Monday, March 31st. What is the Obamacare Deadline? The federal ...

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Healthcare Reform Scares Illegal Immigrants

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Illegal immigrants in the United States are concerned the Healthcare Reform could put them at risk for deportation.  Though illegal immigrants do not qualify for healthcare under the Healthcare Reform in the United States, many have relatives that do qualify. ...

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