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November 21, 2023

The Financial Challenges U.S. Hospitals Face

U.S. hospitals are “caught in a vise of declining cash reserves and rising reimbursement delays and denials” that continue to place them in an uncertain financial position.

October 23, 2023

A Look at 2023 Health Coverage Trends

Annual single and family premiums for employer-sponsored health coverage rose about 7 percent on average during 2023, according to a new report from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).

October 13, 2023

A Look at 2024 Medicare Premiums

Monthly Medicare premiums for physician and outpatient care will rise about 6 percent for 2024, CMS announced this week.

September 29, 2023

Final Pennie Insurance Rates Announced

Pennsylvanians will see increased plan choices and modest rate increases on the 2024 Pennie health insurance marketplace, state officials announced this week.

September 27, 2023

How 2024 Medicare Advantage Premiums Will Change

Ahead of open enrollment, CMS announced average premiums, plan choices, and benefits for Medicare Advantage and the Medicare Part D prescription drug program will remain stable during 2024.

July 25, 2023

A Look at the Cost of Coverage in 2024

Medicaid redetermination, inflation, and the return to “normal” after the pandemic could all affect the cost of health coverage next year, according to a new report from the American Academy of Actuaries.