health care http://wfdd.org en Outreach is Key as ACA Deadline Approaches http://wfdd.org/post/outreach-key-aca-deadline-approaches <p>Health care navigators and providers are reaching out to the public as the&nbsp;<span data-term="goog_897551775" tabindex="0">March 31</span>&nbsp;deadline for the state Health Exchange approaches. North Carolinians who are uninsured must enroll through the <a href="https://www.healthcare.gov/">Health Insurance Marketplace </a>by the end of next month.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:38:24 +0000 Paul.Garber 9893 at http://wfdd.org Outreach is Key as ACA Deadline Approaches State Expedites 2014 Health Insurance Rates to Stave Off Cancelations http://wfdd.org/post/state-expedites-2014-health-insurance-rates-stave-cancelations <p>State Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin is taking steps to reduce the number of health insurance cancelations as a result of the Affordable Care Act. More than 473,000 North Carolinians have received notice from their insurance companies that their plans have been terminated. Goodwin announced last week an expedited review for insurers to speed up the 2014 rates.</p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:10:02 +0000 Paul.Garber 8314 at http://wfdd.org State Expedites 2014 Health Insurance Rates to Stave Off Cancelations Guilford County's HealthServe Closes Its Doors http://wfdd.org/post/guilford-countys-healthserve-closes-its-doors <p>Guilford County’s largest comprehensive clinic that serves uninsured residents is closing.&nbsp;<br> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:49:53 +0000 Kathryn Mobley 6677 at http://wfdd.org Guilford County's HealthServe Closes Its Doors Hospitals Struggle to Implement Electronic Records System http://wfdd.org/post/hospitals-struggle-implement-electronic-records-system <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in; line-height: 100%; widows: 0; orphans: 0">Hospital systems across the nation are struggling with the transition to electronic records, and those in the Triad are no exception. Justin Catanoso, contributing writer for the Business Journal and &nbsp;director of the journalism program at Wake Forest University, discusses the financial challenges health systems are facing with WFDD’s Audrey Fannin.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in; line-height: 100%; widows: 0; orphans: 0">&nbsp;</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 04:00:01 +0000 Audrey Fannin & Justin Catanoso 3995 at http://wfdd.org Hospitals Struggle to Implement Electronic Records System Cornerstone Health Care Expanding into Western NC http://wfdd.org/post/cornerstone-health-care-expanding-western-nc <p>One Triad-based health care organization is vastly expanding its presence in North Carolina. Justin Catanoso, a contributing writer with the <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/triad/" target="_blank">Business Journal</a> and director of Wake Forest University's journalism program, discusses the growth of High Point’s<a href="http://www.cornerstonehealth.com/" target="_blank"> Cornerstone Health Care</a> with WFDD's Audrey Fannin.</p><p></p> Sat, 30 Mar 2013 00:25:04 +0000 Audrey Fannin & Justin Catanoso 2990 at http://wfdd.org Cornerstone Health Care Expanding into Western NC