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    Maine opens health care competion

    Live BlogMaine’s House of Representatives passed a package of health insurance reforms that will open up the insurance market in that state, so it looks more like a market, and should mean more affordable insurance for young adults. Mainers would be able to purchase insurance from other states,…
    Joseph Coletti, May 12, 2011
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    It’s Getting Crowded in Here

    Research has clearly demonstrated that private insurance provides better access to health care than its public counterparts. Research articles, both new and old, however, indicate that the current structure of public insurance coverage such as Medicaid crowds out private health insurance. Crowding happens in one of several…
    Nicole Fisher, May 6, 2011