The Charger Bulletin

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Healthcare Program Receives Accreditation

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

December 18, 2018

As the University of New Haven grows, its programs have to follow suit and, as of Nov. 16, one graduate program did just that. The university’s master’s degree in healthcare administration is now accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), which makes ...

Smokers and Obese to be Charged More For Healthcare

Cullen Mclane

November 9, 2011

Tim and Ronaldo both work for Wal-Mart. They both do the same work, they’ve both worked there the same length, and yet Tim is paying more for health insurance. Why is this? What makes Ronaldo so special that he gets to pay less? Well, it’s really quite simple; Ronaldo’s not an obese smoker. Yes, t...

Beaming Obama signs historic $938 billion overhaul

Liz De La Torre

March 23, 2010

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – A beaming President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a historic $938 billion health care overhaul that guarantees coverage for 32 million uninsured Americans and will touch nearly every citizen's life, presiding over the biggest shift in U.S. domestic policy...

Obama order on abortion locks in health care votes

Liz De La Torre

March 21, 2010

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – Triumph in their grasp, President Barack Obama and House Democrats demonstrated command of the votes needed to pass landmark health care legislation Sunday night, writing a climactic chapter in a century-long quest for near universal coverage. The House...

Thousands of downtown DC protesters blast Obama

Liz De La Torre

September 12, 2009

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – Tens of thousands of protesters fed up with government spending marched to the U.S. Capitol on Saturday, showing their disdain for the president's health care plan with slogans such as "Obamacare makes me sick" and "I'm not your ATM." The line of protester...

Lawmakers denounce ‘You lie’ outburst at Obama

Liz De La Torre

September 10, 2009

From The Associated Press WASHINGTON – Democrats and Republicans alike are denouncing Rep. Joe Wilson for shouting "You lie" at President Barack Obama during his speech to Congress, an extraordinary breach of decorum for which the South Carolina Republican swiftly apologized. "I was embarrassed for the c...

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