Biden urges Americans to get medical insurance quickly

US Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday urged Americans to sign up for medical insurance under the Affordable Care Act so they`ll be covered during 2015, when Republicans can be expected to launch another attempt to repeal the law promoted by President Barack Obama.

Signs of improvement in US health costs, coverage

Health costs in the United States surged in the decade to 2010 along with the tally of Americans without medical insurance, but both trends then improved, a study said Monday.

Indian doctor sent to 2 yrs in jail for healthcare fraud in US

An Indian doctor has been sentenced to over two years in prison for submitting false medical insurance claims for services that he had not provided.

Will ensure medical insurance for all if voted to power: BJP

Stressing on the need to strengthen social security system in the country, BJP president Rajnath Singh on Thursday said he will ensure medical insurance for all if his party is voted to power.

TN govt introduces new medical insurance scheme

Scrapping yet another initiative of the erstwhile DMK regime, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday announced an improved medical insurance cover under which a family can derive a maximum benefit of Rs four lakh.