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Medicaid expansion would benefit community

...group of people is pennywise and pound foolish. When I hear those who are in elected office and who have amazing medical insurance thanks to the state, say things like, "They (the uninsured) can just go to the Emergency Room," or "They...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-22/medicaid-expansion-would-
Letters
Medicaid expansion even more important

...conditions - how will their loved ones continue to receive the critical health care they need now that they no longer have medical insurance and can't afford a COBRA policy? Previously, many of these folks looked down upon the uninsured who rely on the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-24/medicare-expansion-even-m
Letters
Time to act on Medicaid expansion

...nobody should ever have to live in fear of getting sick or being in an accident because he or she doesn't have medical insurance! Every legislator who claims to be pro-life, here's your chance to prove it. Expand Medicaid now.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-09/time-to-act-on-medicaid-e
Letters
Time to stop underwriting insurance executives' pay

The two things I hate most -- dealing with medical insurance companies and my annual prostate examination...line the pockets of insurance companies. No wonder medical insurance fat-cats tremble at the thought of a government-sponsored...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070909/let_357379210.shtml
What others say: No level of Obamacare can cure sedentary U.S.

...Mayo Clinic Proceedings suggests an answer as to why, and it has little to do with Washington, D.C., policy or medical insurance coverage.Lead author Edward C. Archer, who studies nutrition and obesity at the University of Alabama, Birmingham...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-03-02/what-others-say-no-level-of-obama
Opinion
Today's senior citizens built Alaska for tomorrow's seniors

...retirement fund," not the current term "entitlement program." Medicare taxes were a prepayment of retirement medical insurance. We built the roads, schools, buildings and many of the places people now call home. We built those once secret...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-02-07/todays-senior-citizens-bu
Letters
Drug discount card use grows

...discount card program adopted by the Kenai Peninsula Borough is seeing a fair bit of use by residents who are lacking medical insurance to cover prescriptions, according to data collected by the National Association of Counties. Borough residents...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/012308/news_3707.shtml
News
Around the Peninsula

...Center presents Paula Jacobson, an Anchorage attorney specializing in Social Security disability, health, and medical insurance; and Amrit Khalsa, an Anchorage attorney specializing in Medicaid issues, including Medicaid qualifying trusts...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/101010/peo_718541535.shtml
People

...also important to plan for emergencies. Leave contact information for doctors and dentists, along with copies of medical insurance cards and a note authorizing emergency treatment or a health care proxy form. Notify schools, sports teams and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2013-02-16
Community
Kenai council approves hike in fees, rents, rates

...also require its employees to pay a portion of their medical and hospital insurance plan costs. Employees without medical insurance dependent coverage will pay 8.5 percent of their health care costs.Eubank said 102 city employees carry insurance...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-05-16/kenai-council-approves-hike-in-fees-
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