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Healthcare

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168K Patients’ Records Compromised After County Contractor Computer Theft

The Department of Auditor-Controller said Thursday the equipment was stolen February 5 from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a firm that contracts with the county.

03/06/2014

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Local Restaurant Adds Surcharge To Tabs To Pay For Employees’ Healthcare

A local restaurant has added a surcharge to every tab in order to pay for its employees’ healthcare.

02/17/2014

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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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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: RomneyCare

The Affordable Care Act is often compared to RomneyCare in Massachusetts.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Pharmacists

Your local pharmacy could be playing a much larger role in your life under ObamaCare.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Smokers

In some states, smokers will face up to a 50 percent increase in their insurance premiums under ObamaCare .

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Medi-Cal

The new system will enroll more people in Medi-Cal, but that could cause huge challenges.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Quitters

Some experts believe the new health care system could prompt nearly one million people to quit their jobs.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Fines

If you’re thinking of ignoring the ObamaCare mandate, it’s going to cost you.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Choosing Plans

There are various ways to choose a health plan, including online, by phone, visiting a certified Covered California insurance agent or by talking with a “navigator” at a community based organization.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Retirees

People close to retirement age and those already there, could face some major changes under the new healthcare exchanges.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Avoiding Scams

Consumers were being warned of potential scammers ahead of the opening of healthcare exchanges nationwide.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Premiums

Some people who already have insurance might want to look for something better on the new healthcare exchange.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Insured At Work

Jon Baird reports there are lots of questions about how ObamaCare affects people who get their insurance through their work.

10/03/2013

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KNX 1070 Healthcare Uncovered: Self-Employed

For those who are self-employed, watching your finances will be crucial under ObamaCare.

10/03/2013

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