Health Insurance

Report: Initial Enrollees In California’s Online Health Insurance Trending Older

Initial enrollees in California’s online health insurance marketplace are trending older, according to a report released Thursday that provides the first detailed look at those who are seeking policies under the Affordable Care Act.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/21/2013

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

11/18/2013

35K Sign Up During First Month Of California Health Insurance Exchange

California’s health insurance exchange led the nation in enrollments during its inaugural month of operation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2013

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Romneycare Vs. Obamacare: Key Similarities & Differences

Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?

11/13/2013

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Enforcing The Health Law Mandate: What The IRS Can & Can’t Do

According to one tax expert, the IRS cannot attach a lien to personal assets for not having health insurance.

11/13/2013

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5 Ways To Buy Health Insurance Without A Government Exchange

If you are not assured by promises of a highly secure government exchange to buy health insurance, skip it.

11/08/2013

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Deal Delays California Insurance Policy Cancellations

California’s insurance commissioner announced an agreement Tuesday with one of the state’s major health insurance companies to delay the cancellation of more than 115,000 individual policies under the new federal health care law.

11/05/2013

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Obama Gets More Tech Help To Fix Health Insurance Site

The Obama administration has recruited engineers from several prominent technology companies to help fix the technological problems preventing people from signing up for government-mandated health insurance.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/31/2013

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Some Anthem Blue Cross Members Say Obamacare Is Not As Advertised

Some Anthem Blue Cross members have received letters that their health insurance plans are no longer available due to the Affordable Care Act.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2013

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Calif. Health Exchange Back Online After Upgrades

Online enrollment for California’s new health insurance exchange resumed Wednesday after technical glitches on the system’s opening day forced overnight upgrades.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Calif.’s Health Insurance Exchange Draws Heavy Interest, Overloads Website

Thousands of Californians seeking to buy their own health insurance flooded call centers with questions and overloaded the state’s online marketplace Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/01/2013

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Where Are The Uninsured In America?

Massachusetts has lowest percentage of uninsured residents with only 4.5 percent; Texas has the highest with 28.8 percent. Generally the highest uninsured rates can be found in the South and West.

09/04/2013

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Who Are The Uninsured In America?

Young adults 19-34 years of age represent the group most likely to be uninsured. More than three-quarters of uninsured Americans come from working families.

09/04/2013

Health Reform Rollout: Today – 2018

While many Americans are aware of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and what may be in store in the near future, some are unaware of the longer term provisions still to come. Below is a […]

08/25/2013

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Guaranteed Coverage For People With Pre-Existing Health Conditions

Health insurance companies can no longer deny or limit coverage for individuals with pre-existing health conditions.

07/22/2013

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