Health Insurance

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California Considers Health Coverage For Undocumented Children

The California Senate approved legislation that would make the state the first in the nation to extend health coverage to children who are in the country illegally.

06/02/2015

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How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax Filing

Learn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.

03/23/2015

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California Offers April 30 Sign-Up Extension For Uninsured

California will offer a special extension to buy health insurance through the state exchange for people who say they weren’t aware they would face a tax penalty for being uninsured.

02/20/2015

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California Short 400K Of Health Insurance Sign-Up Goal

California is falling short of its goal to sign up 1.7 million people for private insurance in the second year of the federal health expansion.

02/12/2015

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FBI Investigating Anthem Security Breach Affecting 80M Customers

Health insurer Anthem said hackers infiltrated its computer network and gained access to a host of personal information for customers and employees, including CEO Joseph Swedish.

02/05/2015

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Open Enrollment For Covered California Begins Nov. 15

Those who missed the last enrollment deadline for Covered California will have another opportunity to enroll starting Nov. 15.

11/13/2014

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Prop. 45 Could Interfere With Covered California, Opponents Say

Opponents of Proposition 45 say the measure, which would give the state insurance commissioner authority over proposed health insurance rates, could interfere with Covered California.

10/31/2014

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Health Coverage Voided For 10,000 On U.S. Residency

California’s health insurance exchange is moving to cancel coverage for over 10,000 people who failed to prove they are U.S. citizens or legal residents.

10/14/2014

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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Records: County Emergency Room Visits Slowed During Obamacare’s Early Months

Los Angeles County emergency room visits slowed in the early months of Obamacare, according to state records.

08/22/2014

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Calif. Senate Holds Immigrant Health Coverage Bill

The state Senate is holding legislation that seeks to extend health care coverage to immigrants who are in the country illegally until lawmakers find a way to pay for it.

05/23/2014

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Tuesday Marks Deadline To Sign Up For Affordable Care Act

The deadline to sign-up or complete the sign-up process for federal health care under Covered California and Medi-Cal is 12 a.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/14/2014

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KNX 1070 Investigation: More Calif. Doctors Illegally Charging Insured Patients Extra Fees

A growing number of California doctors are charging their insured patients extra fees to cover everyday office expenses – a practice that’s illegal under most health care policies, according to KNX1070’s investigative reporter Charles Feldman.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/10/2014

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Nonprofit Insurers Lag In California’s Heath Care Exchange

Small nonprofits offering insurance plans on California’s health care exchange are lagging well behind major insurers in sign-ups, potentially undermining a key goal of the federal Affordable Care Act.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2014

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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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