Fred Mogul appears in the following:
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
So far, the state has just 10,000 sign-ups for employer-based health plans.
Monday, June 23, 2014
These are some of the findings in the latest report about who's enrolled in the state exchange and how it's working.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Health Republic is a start-up that enlisted 70,000 New Yorkers under Obamacare.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
A new federal program will penalize dozens of local hospitals where patients get too many infections and suffer other avoidable medical problems.
Part of the Affordable Care Act is a focus on "pay for performance," which includes incentives to providers for improving treatment, and penalties for problems that endanger patients ...
Monday, June 16, 2014
The tentative deal for a Brooklyn developer to buy Long Island College Hospital will preserve many medical services in the Cobble Hill area, according to the State University of New York, LICH's owner. But with no more surgery, childbirth or intensive care at the LICH site, some people doubt they're ...
Friday, June 13, 2014
A Brooklyn-based soldier-turned-writer reflects on the current state of Iraq.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
A new report says VA hospitals in the New York City area have better-than-average wait times, but some need "further review."
Monday, June 02, 2014
A new study says people are more likely to by lower-calorie beverages if sugary ones cost more.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The Brooklyn hospital's emergency room will remain open, but everyone else is gone. The twists and turns of the institution's long history encapsulate modern healthcare’s greatest challenges.
Thursday, May 08, 2014
For people with health insurance plans they bought on the New York State Affordable Care Act exchange, doctor choice can be limited and none of the plans offer out-of-network coverage. WNYC reporter Fred Mogul explains that while these narrow networks might keep costs down, some customers aren't happy with the doctors they can choose from. And, New York State just announced it still won't require out of network coverage next year. Elisabeth Benjamin, Vice President of Health Initiatives at Community Service Society and co-founder of Healthcare for All New York, also weighs in.
Monday, May 05, 2014
After more than a year of protests and courtroom drama, supporters of Long Island College Hospital appear to have lost their bid to preserve LICH as a full-service medical center.
The State University of New York has rejected the proposal by the Brooklyn Health Partners, the top scoring proposal in ...
Thursday, May 01, 2014
For new healthcare enrollees, it's even harder to find a doctor in-network.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
To close a hospital, you need to apply to the state — even if you ARE the state.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Waiting for the outbreak to clear, some parents are getting mixed signals about risk of exposure and what to do about it.
Friday, April 04, 2014
Local residents and LICH staff demanded a full-service hospital. They got one — for the time being. The preliminary bid-winner still has to negotiate with the state to reach a deal.
Thursday, April 03, 2014
A $250 million deal from Brooklyn Health Partners would preserve LICH as a full-service hospital with up to 400 inpatient beds.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Under Mayor de Blasio's new health commissioner, soda is still OUT. So what else is new? Listening to people, instead of dictating.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Nine bidders are competing to take over Long Island College Hospital, which the State University of New York has been trying to sell for the last year.
Local residents of the Brooklyn Heights and Cobble Hill neighborhoods gathered Tuesday night to learn about the proposals and voice concerns ...
Sunday, March 23, 2014
A long-awaited federal funds will replace broken-down, temporary boilers and reimburse the city for the cost of maintaining them.