AddThis Feed Button Mobile Feed Subscribe to feed

Posted today (17 hours ago)
Iowa to pay $37 million for children's health insurance program after Congress reduces funding  Omaha World-Herald

DES MOINES — The cost of the children's health insurance program in Iowa is set to soar from $7 million to $37 million over the next two years because of ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (3 days ago)
Iowa's cost for health insurance for kids to balloon from $7 million to $37 million  Des Moines Register

State legislators, who already face tight budgets, will have to find that money to keep the popular program going.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
Iowa to pay more for children's health insurance program  News8000.com - WKBT

The cost of the children's health insurance program in Iowa is set to soar from $7 million to $37 million over the next two years because of changes approved by ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 5, 2018 (8 days ago)
Iowa AG: ‘Double check’ before you sign up for health insurance  The Daily Nonpareil

Health insurance continues to change, and that can confuse consumers. Unfortunately, scammers will exploit that confusion.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.
Nurse Denied Life Insurance Because She Carries Naloxone  Iowa Public Radio

Bloodwork was supposed to be the last step in Isela's application for life insurance. But when she arrived at the lab, her appointment had been.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
34,000 uninsured Iowans could qualify for free health policies under Obamacare, study says  Des Moines Register

Nearly half of all uninsured Iowans could qualify for Obamacare subsidies that would cover all their premiums, new report estimates. The deadline to sign up is ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Nov 27, 2018 (17 days ago)
Audit: Iowa Medicaid savings barely half what was projected  ModernHealthcare.com

Iowa saved $126 million this year from privatizing its Medicaid system, barely half what former Gov. Terry Branstad projected when he forced the change in 2016 ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
Decision in Washington impacting cost to insure Iowa kids in low-income families  Siouxland News

It's going to get more expensive to insure kids in low-income families in Iowa soon thanks to a decision in Washington. Congress is phasing out expanded ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
Records Show Woman Admitted Setting Iowa Fires for Insurance Money  Insurance Journal

A woman has been accused of setting two fires in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Linn County court records say 48-year-old Carolyn Mittman is charged with two counts.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (23 hours ago)
Open enrollment for health insurance through healthcare.gov ends Saturday  The Gazette

The window of time to enroll for health insurance coverage for 2019 is closing this week. Americans have until Saturday to sign up for coverage through the ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (3 days ago)
As Health Insurance Enrollment Deadline Approaches, Scammers Target Consumers  KIOW

Health insurance continues to change, and that can confuse consumers. Unfortunately, scammers will exploit that confusion. The Iowa Attorney General's Office ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 3, 2018 (11 days ago)
It's the time of the year for health insurance scams  ktvo.com

Health insurance continues to change, and that can confuse consumers. Unfortunately, scammers will exploit that confusion. The Iowa Attorney General's Office ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Nov 29, 2018 (15 days ago)
Insurance program helping Iowa flood victims could end Friday  KCCI Des Moines

The National Flood Insurance Program, which helps people recover from flood damage, will expire Friday if Congress fails to renew it.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (19 hours ago)
Bomb threat sender remains elusive as police investigate  KCCI Des Moines

Those responsible for a series of bomb threats Thursday across Iowa, which are believed to be part of a nationwide hoax, could face felony charges, police said.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.
University of Iowa Health Care Chooses Zingbox to Achieve Holistic Risk Visibility and Operational Benefits  Business Wire

Zingbox, the provider of the most widely deployed healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) analytics platform, today announced that University of Iowa Heal.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
Iowa Hardware Store Struck by Vehicles in 2 Accidents 5 Days Apart  Insurance Journal

The famous "jog" through the heart of Correctionville, Iowa, suffered a bit of a stumble in recent days. Make that stumbles. Plural. On Nov. 23, and again.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.
Breaking down the 2019 Farm Bill  Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com

A new Farm Bill is expected to be signed soon by President Trump.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.
Iowa's new Medicaid company hires lobbyist who admitted 'theft of fees' from law firm  Des Moines Register

Iowa's new Medicaid company has hired a lobbyist who admitted to "theft of fees" from the law firm he was working for and "misappropriation of client funds" from ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers  The News Tribune

Des Moines Register. December 6, 2018. Privatized Medicaid is here to stay; independent assessment will help Iowans make sure it works. The election of Gov.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted yesterday.
'Blind Hog' Test: Iowa Supreme Court Hears Challenge to Collective Bargaining Law  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The state's largest public employee union says a 2017 law limiting collective bargaining was written to specifically target its members and ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (12 hours ago)
ACA Sign-Ups Have Lagged For 2019. But What Does That Mean?  Iowa Public Radio

Former President Barack Obama released a video earlier this week urging people to hurry up and shop for health insurance on the Affordable Care Act.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (25 days ago)
Orient man must pay $40K after federal crop insurance fraud conviction  WQAD Moline

An Orient, Iowa man convicted of crop insurance fraud has been sentenced to three years of supervised release, with four months of house arrest in addition to ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
Farm Bill moving to President Trump's desk, Iowa's Representatives react  kwwl.com

A hefty agriculture legislation has passed through the United States House of Representatives on Wednesday, with the next stop being President Trump's desk ...


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted on Dec 9, 2018 (5 days ago)
JOB POSTING: Iowa City seeks Firefighters  KWQC-TV6

IOWA CITY, Iowa (KWQC) - Iowa City is now accepting applications for Firefighters. The department is seeking candidates representing diversity both in terms of ...


Tags:   KWQC
Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...
Posted today (12 hours ago)
Water Works employees to get raises in 2019  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO — The Waterloo Water Works and the union representing its pumping and distribution workers have settled a new labor contract.


Post to facebook Facebook  | Post to twitter Twitter  | Digg This! Digg This!   | Email article Email article   |   Read More...

Today's Radar Chuckle

Today's Top National Stories

Click Topic Below For Headlines
No feeds found