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Survey: Uninsured rate drops; health law cited
This March 1, 2014 file photo shows part of the website for HealthCare.gov as photographed in Washington.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Colorado not tracking premiums for canceled health plans
Julie Dagnillo works in her office at Family Eye Center in Pueblo. A photograph of her daughter, Lucy, hangs over her desk.
Conservative ideology sentences citizens to poor health and permanent poverty
One can count on Republican leadership continuously disparaging the Affordable Care Act .
Farm advocate: Don't wait to apply for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act
A Cornell Cooperative Extension management educator is warning north country farmers, agricultural business owners and farm workers that if they do not apply for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act before the end of the month they could be penalized.
The Star Press
Douglas Leonard: Health care for all: Everyone benefits by responsibly expanding health care coverage
A medical epidemic is one of the worst scenarios a hospital can face -- when a significant portion of the population is suddenly struck with a life-threatening illness.
Marco Rubio's shocking clairvoyance
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio today commented on new evidence of the increasing likelihood of a taxpayer-funded bailout of health insurance companies under ObamaCare.
Right Wing News
Students Pay Higher Health Care Costs to Cover Sex Change Operations
Now it looks like students at one college will pay a few dollars extra per year to cover sex change operations: University of Illinois trustees today approved a student health insurance plan for the Urbana-Champaign campus that will for the first time cover gender reassignment surgery, a benefit they approved for the Chicago campus last year.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The next time you see your doctor could be online
Dr. Terry Rabinowitz, back to camera, talks with nurse Leslie Orelup at Helen Porter Nursing Home on in Burlington, Vt.
It's worth giving MNsure another shot
Fred Hundt of Marine on St. Croix is a textbook example of someone the Affordable Care Act is intended to help.
Higher Health Insurance Premiums for Employees a Rising Issue
Those who have paid even the slight amount of attention to the ways in which ObamaCare has unfolded since its inception know that there have been a host of issues.
Detroit Free Press
5 things to know for March 31 health exchange deadline
Americans have until March 31 to sign up for health insurance or face a penalty when they file their 2014 taxes next April.
The Fresno Bee
In California, middle class feels health insurance squeeze
Nick and Dawn LaPolla and their children, Alex, 6, left and Cameron, 10, of Fair Oaks, Calif., talk about the impact of the new health care law on their family.
U.S. extends Terremark contract as HealthCare.gov host
The Obama administration said on Friday Verizon Communications Inc's Terremark unit will remain under contract as host of the federal website HealthCare.gov to better ensure a smooth end to Obamacare's open enrollment period on March 31. Terremark's contract with the Department of Health and Human Services was due to expire on March 30, the day ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Missouri health advocates launch enrollment drive
With Missouri apparently lagging behind in health insurance sign-ups, advocates are launching a concerted push this weekend to enroll people through a federally run insurance website before an impending deadline.
Lots of ways to get help with health insurance before Obamacare deadline
The Hispanic Wellness Coalition and United Way of Tarrant County will hold an enrollment event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8at the TCC Trinity River Campus, 300 Trinity Campus Circle in Fort Worth.
Mass. eyes states with functioning health websites
Massachusetts health care officials struggling to repair the state's hobbled website are looking at the possibility of leasing or buying technology from states with functioning insurance sites.
Indianapolis Business News
The DoseHealth insurance brokers must change to survive
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Merced County residents among nearly 30,000 enrolled in Covered California health insurance plans
In the first four months of enrollment, almost 30,000 consumers signed up for health insurance through the Covered California exchange in a five-county region that includes Merced County.
Illinois Urbana-Champaign adds sex change coverage
University of Illinois trustees voted Thursday to add coverage for sex change operations and treatment to the health insurance plan used by many students at the flagship campus.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?
If your health insurance is provided by your employer as a part of your total compensation package, you will lose this coverage if you are laid off, fired or voluntarily choose to leave your job.