Covered California Bus Tour Continues As Obamacare Enrollment OpensAs open enrollment for Obamacare started on Saturday, Covered California leaders continued their bus tour of spreading the word to educate people about how they can get health care.
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?
Patients Line Up For Free Clinic WristbandsThousands of people lined up at the LA Sports Arena on Sunday morning to receive wristbands that will allow them to receive services at the annual Care Harbor free clinic, which begins Thursday.
Records: County Emergency Room Visits Slowed During Obamacare's Early MonthsLos Angeles County emergency room visits slowed in the early months of Obamacare, according to state records.
California Obamacare Enrollees Exceed Projections By Nearly 100KOverall, the Obama administration had projected California would enroll 1.3 million during the first enrollment period, which began Oct. 1. Covered California said the state had set a target of around 830,000.
Final Deadline Arrives For Health Exchange Sign-Up It's not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline to sign up for health coverage through California's insurance exchange.
Tuesday Marks Deadline To Sign Up For Affordable Care ActThe 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.
KNX 1070 Investigation: More Calif. Doctors Illegally Charging Insured Patients Extra FeesA 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.
Covered California Announces Enrollment Exceeded Expectations Of 1.2 Million"We do have something to celebrate, but it's really a starting line," Covered California Executive Director Peter Lee said.
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.
High Volume, Long Wait At California's Health Site California's health insurance exchange experienced a high volume of users, leading to a sluggish website and long wait times as consumers make their final enrollment dash to avoid a tax penalty.
Local Congressman Lauds Affordable Care Act On 4th Anniversary Of SigningOpponents of the Affordable Care Act (like Texas congressman Ted Cruz) insist it will be a job killer.
Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
Does My Health Insurance Work Outside Of The United States?Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.
Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.