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.
California is sticking to Monday’s health insurance enrollment deadline, but consumers will get extra time to finish their applications.
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.
The head of California’s health exchange says 900,000 people have signed up for insurance coverage so far.
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.
A key part of California’s online marketplace to shop for health insurance has been offline since it began malfunctioning Wednesday.
More than 800,000 Californians have signed up for insurance through mid-February on the state’s health care exchange.
A California lawmaker has introduced a bill that would allow people living in the country illegally to buy health insurance through the state.
Just six weeks remain until the end of open enrollment.
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.
KCAL9’s Juan Fernandez reports new information reveals 31 out of more than 3,000 certified counselors have criminal pasts.
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.
Some customers are frustrated with glitches related to the Affordable Care Act.
The agency running California’s health insurance exchange extended the deadline for payments until Jan. 15 following a surge in the number of consumers signing up for coverage.
Friday will be the end of the grace period to get health insurance starting Jan. 1 for consumers who were frustrated in their attempts to sign up by Monday’s deadline.