kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Healthcare

California State Capitol in Sacramento (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Calls Special Session On Health Care Reform

Gov. Jerry Brown is telling California lawmakers that he will call a special legislative session on health care at the end of the year.

08/17/2012

(CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Some Californians To Receive Health Insurance Rebates

More than a million Californians will receive rebates from their health insurers next week. The refunds are the first tangible results of the federal health care overhaul.

07/25/2012

Food Generic (CBS)

Report Finds Some San Francisco Restaurants Pocket Health Care Cash

A grand jury report found a “significant number” of San Francisco restaurant owners benefiting financially from the city’s universal health care program.

07/19/2012

(CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Hospital Lab Tests May Lead To Expensive Results

Even for those with health insurance, lab tests can end up costing a fortune if patients don’t ask some questions first.

07/06/2012

Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi.  (Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Pelosi: GOP Repeal Obamacare Is ‘Unrealistic’

Minority leader Nancy Pelosi said House Democrats are happy to debate dismantling Obamacare, but repeal is unrealistic.

06/30/2012

(CBS)

Doctors Say California To Face Care Shortage Following Reform

Millions of Californians who don’t have medical insurance will within two years, now that the Supreme Court has upheld President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.

06/29/2012

(CBS)

Bay Area Elected Officials Hail Supreme Court Ruling On Affordable Care Act

Bay Area elected officials are responding enthusiastically to Thursday’s historic Supreme Court ruling upholding most of the federal Affordable Care Act.

06/28/2012

(CBS)

California Officials: Bring On Health Care Reform

The decision, health and insurance officials say, perfectly positions California to add 6 million residents to the ranks of the insured by a 2014 deadline.

06/28/2012

Obamacare supporters and protesters gather in front of the U.S. Supreme Court to find out the ruling on the Affordable Health Act June 28, 2012 in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Californians Divided Over Supreme Court Health Care Ruling

Californians are divided over Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act according to a new poll conducted for CBS 5.

06/28/2012

A La Boulange bakery in San Francisco. (CBS)

La Boulange Accused Of San Francisco Health Care Law Violations

Known for its artisan pastries and sandwiches, San Francisco-based La Boulange is under the microscope as employees claim that the company has violated the city’s ordinance mandating health coverage.

06/19/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 53,835 other followers