Democrats spent much of the 2020 presidential primary debating the best way to expand public health insurance. They sparred over whether to enroll everyone in public coverage — the preferred policy of Senator Bernie Sanders — or to give everyone a choice to do so, the public option plan that President Biden supports.
The candidates repeatedly proposed a future in which private insurers play a diminished role in the American health system — or no role at all.
But the first major legislation of the Biden administration, if it passes in the Senate, moves in the opposite direction: It proposes
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There are now three COVID-19 vaccines authorized for use in the US.
Pfizer’s and Moderna’s are mRNA-based, while Johnson & Johnson’s is an adenovirus.
Dr. Anthony Fauci explained how they differ but have the same “end game.”
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The US now has authorized three coronavirus vaccines: two mRNA options from Pfizer and Moderna, and one adenovirus shot from Johnson & Johnson.
While it’s true that Moderna’s and Pfizer’s shots were more effective overall than J&J’s in trials, experts have stressed that all these vaccines share two very important statistics: zero hospitalizations and
Insurance broker Aon is dipping a toe into decentralized finance (DeFi).
Announced Wednesday, the world’s second-largest insurance intermediary has embarked on a pilot with Nayms, an insurtech platform that allows cryptocurrency holders to provide decentralized insurance cover against losses due to hacks or buggy software.
Also involved in the project are Relm Insurance, a Bermudian insurer that specializes in digital assets, and Teller Finance, an automated matchmaker between investors’ assets and crypto risk liabilities.
“The Nayms platform puts the tool of smart contracts in the hand of regulated underwriters (like Relm) and brokers (like Aon), to open up a new
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