(Reuters) – Congress has won some partial relief for lawmakers and their staffs from the “Obamacare” health reforms that it passed and subjected itself to three years ago.

By David Lawder  WASHINGTON | Wed Aug 7 In a ruling issued on Wednesday, U.S. lawmakers and their staffs will continue to receive a federal contribution toward the health insurance that they must purchase through soon-to-open exchanges created by President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law. The decision by […]

Hospitals Cut 4,400 Jobs in July

By Heather Punke | Becker’s Hospital Review | August 02, 2013 Though the U.S. added 162,000 jobs in July, hospitals cut 4,400 jobs during that time, according to the most recent seasonally adjusted data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. CONTINUE READING FULL STORY … Source: Becker’s Hospital […]