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High Volume, Long Wait At California’s Health Site

California’s health insurance exchange experienced a high volume of users, leading to a sluggish website and long wait times as consumers make their final enrollment dash to avoid a tax penalty.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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Monday Marks Deadline To Sign Up For Covered California

Monday marks the deadline to sign up for federal health care under Covered California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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California Sees Late Surge In Health Enrollment

California is seeing a late surge in the number of people signing up for health insurance coverage ahead of next week’s deadline — and state officials are encouraging more people to apply.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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Covered California Confirms Monday Signup Deadline

California is sticking to Monday’s health insurance enrollment deadline, but consumers will get extra time to finish their applications.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/26/2014

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Calif. To Send Voter Forms To Insurance Enrollees

The state of California has agreed to mail voter registration cards to nearly 4 million people who have signed up for insurance through its health care exchange after a threat of a lawsuit, the American Civil Liberties Union said Monday.

03/24/2014

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900K Enroll In California Health Exchange

The head of California’s health exchange says 900,000 people have signed up for insurance coverage so far.

03/13/2014

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Lawsuit Seeks To Reinstate Canceled Health Plans

A state lawmaker who is running for state insurance commissioner said Wednesday that he is suing California’s health benefits exchange for wrongly cutting off more than 1 million insurance policies.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2014

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Key Part Of Covered CA Site Down For Repairs

A key part of California’s online marketplace to shop for health insurance has been offline since it began malfunctioning Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2014

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Calif. Health Exchange Tops 800,000 Sign-Ups

More than 800,000 Californians have signed up for insurance through mid-February on the state’s health care exchange.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014

Bill Seeks To Allow Undocumented Calif. Residents To Buy Health Insurance

A California lawmaker has introduced a bill that would allow people living in the country illegally to buy health insurance through the state.

02/15/2014

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Enrollment In Covered California More Than Half Way To Goal

Just six weeks remain until the end of open enrollment.

02/12/2014

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Calif. Expands Health Exchange Call Centers

The executive director of California’s health insurance exchange said Monday that he is hiring 400 call-center workers, many in Fresno, with the goal of alleviating telephone backlogs that have frustrated those applying for health care.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2014

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Covered California Says Hired Convicts Don’t Pose Signficant Security Threat

KCAL9’s Juan Fernandez reports new information reveals 31 out of more than 3,000 certified counselors have criminal pasts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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California Health Exchange Enrollment Tops 600K

California’s health insurance exchange says about 625,000 people have signed up for a policy under the federal health care reforms, but enrollments for Latinos and younger people continue to lag expectations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Some Customers Frustrated With Obamacare-Related Glitches

Some customers are frustrated with glitches related to the Affordable Care Act.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2014

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