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America’s Largest Health Insurer Is Feeling The Pinch Of Health Care Reform
Business Insider

UnitedHealth Group Inc , the largest U.S. health insurer, said on Thursday that first-quarter profit fell on costs and taxes related to the national healthcare reform law as well as government cuts to private Medicare funding. The company said the Affordable Care Act related-costs and the effects of budget sequestration last year on payments from the government negatively affected earnings by about 35 cents per share.