Insurance

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.

03/06/2014

How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?

The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.

03/06/2014

How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?

To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.

03/06/2014

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Obamacare: What Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know

The Affordable Care Act helps business owners acquire and pay for health insurance for their employees. Find out if your business qualifies.

03/03/2014

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California Effort Pitches Health Care To Students

The image projected before the classroom at California State University, Los Angeles showed a pair of gleeful sky divers plunging through the air.

12/15/2013

A magnitude-6.7 earthquake that struck Northridge on Jan. 17, 1994,  killed of 57 people,  injured over 8,700 more, and caused an estimated $20 billion in damage, making it one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history. (CBS)

Calif. Insurance Commissioner Offers Discount For Buying Quake Coverage

Insurance officials offered a new incentive Monday for homeowners across the Southland and throughout California to prepare for the region’s next big earthquake.

12/02/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Prop. 103 Author Touts Auto Insurance Success, Targets ‘Obamacare’

The author of Proposition 103, the landmark bill that regulated auto insurance rates in California, said Tuesday he knows how to replicate its success to fix the Affordable Care Act.

11/12/2013

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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

Calif. Insurance Exchange Processes 16,000 Applications

Officials with California’s health insurance exchange said Tuesday that more than 16,300 applications were processed during the marketplace’s first five days of operation, but they did not say how many people actually purchased coverage for 2014.

CBS Los Angeles–10/08/2013

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LMU Trustees Vote To Eliminate Elective Abortion Coverage From Employee Health Plan

The Board of Trustees at Loyola Marymount University has voted to eliminate insurance coverage for elective abortions, while leaving an option for employees to seek out abortion coverage at their own expense.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2013

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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

The historic Station Fire of 2009 burned through more than 250 square miles of land north of Los Angeles, proving to be the biggest and most deadly in a series of wildfires that summer. (Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Foothill Residents Warned Worst Of Fire Season Still Ahead

Summer may be over, but Southern California residents are being warned to stay vigilant preparing for wildfires.

09/27/2013

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DA Warns Of Phony Collision Scams For Insurance Money

Drivers in Los Angeles County are being warned Monday about about scam artists who stage phony traffic collisions to collect insurance payouts.

09/16/2013

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