The Virginia Attorney General’s office is warning consumers that scams to entice people as they seek to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act are cropping up around the U.S.
It was also Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, the Republican candidate for governor, who was the first to challenge the Affordable Care in Act in Federal Court. He maintains the law is unconstitutional.
In recent days we’ve been bringing you several stories about end of life care, about hospice, and about healing. And today, we have another one….as sometimes there are “watershed moments” where our purpose in life suddenly becomes crystal clear.
That happened to Martin Spinelli, a Virginia Tech graduate and former WVTF reporter, after his wife died and his son was seriously injured in a traffic accident. Spinelli has written about the crash in a personal memoir.
Untreated, preventable dental disease in Virginia leads to higher costs, temporary solutions, and poor health.
That’s the conclusion of a study by the General Assembly’s Joint Commission on Health Care, which especially focused on the fiscal impact to the Commonwealth. The panel is considering policy options that might be less expensive than the status quo.