Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

States Differ On Care Focus

Where you live may have large effect on subsidized coverage

September 12, 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — Having health insurance used to hinge on where you worked and what your medical history said. Soon that won’t matter, with open-access markets for subsidized coverage coming Oct....

« Back to Article

 
 
sort: oldest | newest

Comments

(2)

uglyassmf

Sep-13-13 1:52 AM

companies that will refuse to hire full time to avoid coverage are companies that likely would not offer employees any sort of decent health care plan anyway.

0 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Gooseman

Sep-12-13 10:43 PM

"Those concerns that Obamacare will make the nation’s part-time recovery even worse may be a bit overblown, according to the findings of a recent survey of more than 500 Chief Financial Officers.

The survey, conducted by Duke University and CFO Magazine, found executives expect to boost full-time hiring by nearly 1.8 next year. That 1.8 percent figure represents a slight increase from earlier this year and a big boost from the 0.1 percent growth in full-time hiring that was expected at the end of 2012.

The results indicate that despite worries over President Obama's health care reform law, a recent tendency on the part of companies to hire more part-time workers may be turning around; so far in 2013, companies have hired more than four times the amount of part-time workers than full-time workers, while in 2012 the opposite was true, the Wall Street Journal reported in July."

0 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Showing 2 of 2 comments
 
 

Post a Comment

You must first login before you can comment.

*Your email address:
*Password:
Remember my email address.
or
 
 
 

EZToUse.com

I am looking for: