Affordable Care Act
The head of California’s new health insurance exchange estimates that nearly one million Californians may see their health insurance plans disappear when the Affordable Care Act kicks in.
Covered California pulled its directory of doctors from the affordable health insurance site.
The decision to drop elective abortion coverage from the Santa Clara University health insurance plan surprised some faculty, who say the move goes against the school’s tradition of openness.
Officials with California’s health insurance exchange say more than 16,300 applications were processed during the marketplace’s first five days of operation.
President Barack Obama brought congressional leaders to the White House on Wednesday for the first time since a government shutdown began, but there was no sign of progress toward ending the impasse.
California’s health insurance exchange not only will allow individuals to shop for health insurance plans, but small businesses, as well. Covered California’s Executive Director Peter Lee explains how.
There were suggestions from leaders in both parties that the government shutdown, heading for its second day, could last for weeks and grow to encompass a possible default by the Treasury if Congress fails to raise the nation’s debt ceiling.
Business officially opened Tuesday morning at health insurance exchange call centers in California, under President Obama’s health care overhaul.
The White House budget office directed federal agencies to shut down early Tuesday, after Congress missed a midnight funding deadline and triggered a government closure for the first time in 17 years.
The Affordable Care Act is a nationwide effort to cover millions more people with health insurance. There are five key things to know about your options…