Health Care Reform
For those too young to remember, once upon a time doctors really did make house calls. And in the Bay Area, they’re starting to do it again – and it may even become a more common practice once President Obama’s health care reform law takes full effect.
An estimated 53,000 residents in Contra Costa County are eligible for free health care under the Low Income Health Program, but just over 10,000 people are enrolled.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about world health care at a gathering of business and government leaders at San Francisco’s Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation conference.
A federal appeal court in California said a former state lawmaker and a legal foundation have no standing to challenge President Barack Obama’s health care plan.
House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi spoke in San Francisco Monday about the need to protect aspects of health care reform from being cut.
Parents who want to enroll their children in low-cost insurance under the federal reform must do so by Tuesday March 1st.
When Health Care Reform passed last year, millions of parents with uninsured dependents were relieved. But not all dependents will have coverage right away.
A lawsuit that challenges the constitutionality of the President’s Health care reform law has caught the attention of Democratic attorneys general around the nation including California Attorney General Kamala Harris.
Fresh off a symbolic vote to repeal the Obama administration’s health care reform, the House Thursday will vote on instructions to several committees to draft new health care bills reflecting Republican priorities.
As one of his first acts in office, California’s new insurance commissioner said he’ll back the national health care reform law by proposing emergency legislation to ramp up enforcement.