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What Will Healthcare Costs Be After COVID? PwC Looks Behind the 2021 Numbers

Whether healthcare spending in 2021 increases by double-digits or falls by one-third directly depends on how the coronavirus pandemic will play out over the rest of 2020, based on PwC’s annual report on medical cost trends for 2021. The three cost scenarios are based on assumptions shown in the fine print on the first chart:… Read More »

Bachelor Nation Is Demanding Anti-Racism In the Franchise, and Alums Are Getting Behind It

If you’re watching The Bachelor: The Most Unforgettable—Ever! plumb the archives for Bachelor Nation’s most emotional (and embarrassing) moments, you’ll notice the elephant in the room making itself all the more apparent: In 40 seasons over 18 years, there’s been only one (1!!!) Black lead cast in a Bachelor franchise. So, yeah. It’s ridiculous. It’s… Read More »

David Jones, Health Care Entrepreneur Behind Humana, Is Dead at 88 – The New York Times

David A. Jones, who with a partner built Humana from a single nursing home into a health insurance behemoth, died on Wednesday at a rehabilitation facility in Louisville, Ky. He was 88. A company spokesman said the cause was complications of multiple myeloma. In Louisville, a city known mostly for thoroughbred horses and bourbon, Mr.… Read More »