Health Care

A healthcare reform specialist helps people select insurance plans at the free Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Fair at Pasadena City College on November 19, 2013 in Pasadena, California. The event, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce and the Los Angeles Association of Health Underwriters, offers one-on-one sessions with insurance experts certified by Covered California to help people enroll for healthcare coverage under the ACA. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Bay Area Help Available On Final Day Before Obamacare Deadline

Monday is the deadline for Americans to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, the Obama Administrations health reform law.

03/31/2014

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President Obama Spar w/ Zach Galifianakis On Locally Grown ‘Between Two Ferns’

The President took some odd questions from the comedian before pitching Obamacare to young people…

03/11/2014

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Covered California Enrollment Portal Taken Offline Due To Software Issues

The enrollment portal has been temporarily taken offline because of software malfunctions that were affecting the consumer experience. Covered California decided to close the enrollment portion of the website early Wednesday afternoon.

02/20/2014

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KCBS Special Report: ‘A Night At SF General’ Part 2

KCBS reporter Holly Quan spends a night at SF General Hospital where staff at the E.R. brace for another busy New Year’s Eve.

12/31/2013

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Restaurants Reach $2M Settlement With ‘Healthy San Francisco’

The San Francisco City Attorney has cleared 17 restaurants and reached settlements with dozens of others over allegations that they were collecting surcharges to pay for employee health care, but not actually providing any.

12/31/2013

(CBS SF)

Covered California Reminds Enrollees To Make Payments

With its first major deadline in the past, California’s health insurance exchange is urging the thousands of people who enrolled for coverage to take the next step and pay for it.

12/27/2013

(CBS SF)

Covered California Health Care Grace Period Ends Friday

Monday was the deadline to apply for health coverage beginning with the new year, but it was extended until Friday for those who had already started the process.

12/26/2013

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Health Insurance Enrollment Through Covered California Lagging For Latinos

Officials with Covered California are concerned that relatively few Latinos in the state have enrolled even though more than half of the state’s uninsured residents are Latino.

12/25/2013

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ConsumerWatch Call-In: Your Affordable Health Care Questions Answered

With a deadline approaching for Californians to apply for health insurance in order to be covered beginning January 1st, KPIX 5 is helping you get the answers you need on health care.

12/04/2013

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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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