Shuffling Along the Cost: EpiPen

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Shuffling Along the Cost: EpiPen You may have heard about the latest crisis in rising healthcare costs: EpiPens.  The cost of a two-pack of EpiPens has increased 450 times since 2004 to its current price of $600. (source) What are EpiPens? They are a patented injection delivery system for epinephrine, meant to stop anaphylaxis from killing a person who’s... Read More

ACA Enrollment Drops and the Future of Obamacare

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reported in June that since the beginning of 2016 to March, 1.6 million people left coverage they obtained from state and federal health insurance marketplaces. Total enrollment dropped from 12.7 million people to 11.1 million, a 13 percent decline. HHS claims this drop is acceptable, as they expected their retention rate to... Read More