Health Policy News and Views
Compiled by Benita M. Dodd
I made the dreaded annual appointment with the dentist yesterday, and the scheduler asked me if I had a preference for a particular hygienist.
“I can’t remember the name of the lady who did it last. Could you check for me?”
“Please hold while I check. … It was ‘Suzie.'”
“Thank you for checking. Anybody but her.”
Make it work for you! Just in case you thought deadlines and suggested guidelines are, you know, different, you get a do-over! A special enrollment period
for coverage under the Affordable Care Act will take place from March 15 to April 30 for people who owe the ObamaCare tax/fee/penalty for 2014,…