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.
The agency overseeing California’s health insurance exchange offered a bit of breathing room for consumers who tried but failed to meet Monday’s deadline for coverage starting in the new year.
The agency that runs California’s health insurance exchange is scrambling to correct a technical problem that left blank spaces in eligibility notices mailed to nearly 114,000 households, leading to consumer confusion just days ahead of the application deadline.
While bass-heavy music pounds, an actor impersonating President Barack Obama dances, mugs for the camera and raps about the health care overhaul, “So tell a friend or a random guy, I’ve got a game-changer right here that saves lives.”
New figures show older Californians are continuing to enroll in the state’s health exchange at a higher rate than younger residents.
More than 107,000 Californians have enrolled for coverage through Nov. 30 under the state’s health insurance exchange, according to figures released Wednesday by the federal Health and Human Services Department.
California’s health insurance exchange said Monday that it has a backlog of 25,000 paper applications that must be processed by Dec. 23 for the applicants to get health insurance starting in the New Year.