After a tax court ruling last year determined hospitals with mainly for-profit operations were subject to pay property taxes, lawmakers worry without a specific law on the books, hospitals facing large property tax bills will have to shut down.
According to the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, New Jersey has the highest rate of twin births in the nation. Doctors say a reason could be that the state mandates insurance companies cover infertility treatments.
The number of New Jerseyans that enrolled in the Affordable Care Act for 2016 has surpassed the previous year's enrollment. The deadline has been extended to Jan. 31 in order to accommodate those still wanting to get coverage.
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