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High uninsured rates plague Alabama’s rural areas, new report shows

Alabama’s small towns and rural areas have among the highest rates of uninsured low-income adult citizens in the country, and residents there are more...

Alabama Hospital Association begins campaign for Medicaid expansion

With one in every 10 patients walking into state hospitals without insurance, the Alabama Hospital Association on Thursday launched a campaign to push for...

83k Alabama children may lose health insurance due to missed deadline...

On September 30, federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired. Across the country, states are readying themselves for what happens when...

Daniel Sutter: Mandates and the cost of kindness

Last spring Alabama’s legislature mandated coverage of autism therapy by health insurance plans. Such mandates provide benefits to people without spending our tax dollars,...

Terri Sewell promotes ACA health care open enrollment period

Alabamians who wish buy insurance on the individual market could start signing-up for plans Wednesday and Alabama's 7th District U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell wants...

Ex-Obama officials begin health insurance sign-up campaign

Former Obama administration officials are undertaking a private campaign to encourage people to sign up for coverage next year under the Affordable Care Act. With...

Senate bargainers say deal reached on children’s health

Senate Republican and Democratic bargainers reached agreement late Tuesday to extend financing for the children's health insurance program for five years, a pact that...

State regulators slap BCBS of Alabama with $8M penalty

State regulators have hit Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama (BCBSAL) with an $8 million penalty for charging rates other than those approved by the Alabama...

Daniel Sutter: Good Samaritans and health insurance

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) taxes Americans without health insurance. The unpopular individual mandate violates personal freedom and was targeted by Congressional Republicans in...

Study: Donald Trump actions trigger health premium hikes for 2018

The Trump administration’s own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers, a nonpartisan study has found. The...
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