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Ezekiel Emanuel, Annie Lowry and Ezra Klein attend The New Yorker's David Remnick Hosts White House Correspondents' Dinner Weekend Pre-Party at W Hotel Rooftop on April 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Dom Giordano Talks About The Affordable Care Act With Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel

Dom Giordano spoke with Dr. Ezekial Emanuel, one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act, about his new book on healthcare.

03/05/2014

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Local Group Of Officials To Hold Healthcare Sign Up Event

A group of Philadelphia elected officials and non-profits have declared this “Affordable Care Act week” and they’re kicking it off with a sign-up event at the Columbia North YMCA from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

02/15/2014

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Medical Profession Making Impersonal Transition To Tech

Have you noticed that your doctor might be spending more time looking at the computer than looking at you during your appointment?

01/28/2014

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Limiting The Influence Of Drug Companies On Medical Decision Makers

Conflict-of-interest policies now restrict interactions between drug reps and doctors but nurses and other medical personnel still get gifts.

12/12/2013

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ACA Could Shut Down Volunteer Fire Departments Throughout The Country

Unless clarified by the IRS or amended by Congress, the Affordable Care Act could shut down volunteer fire departments through out the country including the 60-member company in Stone Harbor.

12/11/2013

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3 On Your Side: Healthcare.gov Site Still Has Glitches

It’s been two months since the Obama administration rolled out the health care enrollment website and, from the start there were problems. The administration vowed to fix the issues by December 1. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has a status report.

12/02/2013

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A Doctor’s Legal Obligation To Administer Care

Legally, does your doctor have the right to refuse to treat you?

11/28/2013

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Navigating Health Care And Its Costs

A new report in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that physicians need to talk to their patients more about treatment options and their costs.

10/25/2013

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Groundbreaking Thursday On Innovative New Health Care Facility In Bensalem

The Lifestyle Comprehensive Healthcare Center in Bensalem will be a 200,000 square foot facility where patients can get most if not all of their healthcare needs under one roof.

10/24/2013

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Medicare’s Wellness Program

If you are on Medicare there are many health benefits you might not be aware of and they are designed to help keep you healthy.

10/23/2013

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Express Scripts

Rebecca Rabbitt spoke about Navigating Medicare and Healthcare Reform. Express Scripts is offering a free eGuide for seniors with information about healthcare reform and its impact on Medicare, as well as tips on how to […]

10/15/2013

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Poll: NJ Residents Have More Favorable Opinion Of Affordable Care Act But Are Less Informed

While New Jersey residents feel more positive about the Affordable Care Act than residents across the country, they also know less about it.

09/30/2013

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Local Universities Help Doctor Turned Health Administrator Brings Smiles To Philadelphia Patients

Dr. Hoaglin of Philadelphia is thrilled to bring health care to many as opposed to one patient at a time.

09/30/2013

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Health Insurance Scams

October 1 is the launch date for the Affordable Health Care Act’s Insurance Marketplace and scammers are ready to pounce. Here’s what you need to know.

09/27/2013

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Advances In Healthcare Technology

There are entrepreneurs out there who are working to develop technology revolving around the smart phone to help with healthcare.

09/25/2013

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