#CadillacTax’s early impact: 13% of large firms said they had changed their health plans to avoid tax thresholds https://t.co/QZktUUTWdt — Kaiser Family Found (@KaiserFamFound) December 16, 2015 The Cadillac tax is getting pushed back by two years. In two or three years, it is likely to be pushed back again as it will only be […]
About David Anderson
I'm a research associate at Duke University Margolis Center. I used to be Richard Mayhew, a mid-level bureaucrat at UPMC Health Plan. I started writing here and have not found a reason to stop.
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#Obamacare: For week, 1.5M plan selections, brings cumulative total to 4.2 million, well below year-ago week 6 cumulative total of 6.5M — Scott Gottlieb, MD (@ScottGottliebMD) December 17, 2015 One of the leading lights of the conservative “health wonk” community is peddling bullshit that is technically true if you parse it correctly but designed to […]
EXCLUSIVE: Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli arrested on charges of securities fraud https://t.co/Kwz4jw4bPA pic.twitter.com/hzn9C1IknR — Bloomberg Business (@business) December 17, 2015
Nicholas Bagley is worried about a Supreme Court case. In Liberty Mutual, a self-insured company that has an administrative services only (ASO) contract with an insurer, is arguing that the requirement to submit claims data to the state of Vermont is a violation of the ERISA law that does not allow states to tell companies how […]
First I want to thank Alain for all of his good work around here. The place is coming back together rather nicely. Secondly, I added the phrase “Hookers and blow” to the Lexicon a few days ago. I don’t like my working definition as it sounds like a grad school definition. Hookers and Blow – What executives […]