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TriWest Healthcare Plans to Hire 500 People in Kansas City An Arizona-based health care services company for the military plans to open a service center in Kansas City and hire 500 employees.
Saint Louis University Buys Back Its HospitalSaint Louis University has agreed to buy back the hospital on its campus and become a part of SSM Health.
Metro East Faces Multi-Million Dollar Cuts Under Budget Proposal The Illinois State Senate held a joint Appropriations I and II Committee hearing to collect testimony about the impact the governor’s proposed budget cuts.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Illinois Lawmakers Will Soon Consider Cameras in Nursing HomesRep. Greg Harris says the Illinois bill would allow nursing home residents and their families to install recording devices in their rooms.
St. Louis Physician Convicted of Health-Care Fraud ChargesDr. Devon Golding has been convicted of multiple health-care fraud related charges for billing for services not rendered and false statements involving a health-care benefit plan.
Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money75,000 state workers to see portion of $60 million payout
Affordable Care Act's 2nd Enrollment BeginsMissouri Congressman Lacy Clay was on hand to meet people signing up in St. Ann on Saturday
Insurers Double in Missouri's Online MarketplaceMissouri could have twice as many health insurers participating next year in a federally run website.
SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision Has Ripple Effect on St. Louis ArchdioceseThe St. Louis Archdiocese has been granted a preliminary injunction so it won't have to provide its employees mandatory birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Court Ruling Could Affect Missouri Union FeesMissouri home health care workers could be affected by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on union fees in Illinois.
UPDATE: Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Hobby LobbyThe case weighs the religious rights of employers and the right of women to the birth control of their choice.

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