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(CBS SF)

ConsumerWatch: Some Doctors Surprised To Be On Covered California Provider List

After KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch revealed confusion over which physicians are accepting patients under Covered California, some doctors who did not want to accept patients on the exchange said they were surprised to find out they were on the exchange’s list of providers.

02/10/2014

(CBS SF)

Covered California Removes Doctor Lists After KPIX 5 Report Finds Mistakes

Covered California is shutting down a major portion of its website after a KPIX 5 ConsumerWatch investigation revealed inaccuracies in their list of doctors accepting insurance.

02/06/2014

(Covered California)

ConsumerWatch: Some Doctors Listed By Covered California Not Taking Coverage

Some frustrated enrollees of Covered California are accusing the insurance exchange of false advertising, after they said doctors listed on their website aren’t actually accepting Covered California plans.

02/04/2014

(CBS SF)

625K Enroll In Covered California, Signups Among Young Below Expectations

Officials with California’s health insurance exchange Tuesday said about 625,000 people have signed up for an individual or family policy under the federal health care reforms, but enrollments for Latinos and younger people continue to lag expectations.

01/21/2014

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Deadline Approaches To Pay For Covered California Health Insurance

With Covered California health insurance coverage beginning Wednesday, another hurdle for consumers will come on Jan. 6 when they must pay for it.

12/31/2013

(Covered California)

Interest In Covered California Website Grows; Deadline A Week Away To Be Insured By New Year

With just a week left for Californians to sign up for health insurance to be covered on Jan. 1, the Covered California website has suddenly grown busy.

12/18/2013

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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

Passengers get off of a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train as it arrives at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New BART Contract Includes 15% Raise, Higher Benefit Costs

The tentative contract that ended the Bay Area Rapid Transit strike includes a 15 percent raise over four years but also increased worker contributions toward their health insurance and pensions.

10/23/2013

A doctor treats a patient in a room of the emergency department of a hospital in Lens, northern France, on September 18, 2013. (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Enrollment Begins At California Health Care Exchange

Business officially opened Tuesday morning at health insurance exchange call centers in California, under President Obama’s health care overhaul.

10/01/2013

Obamacare supporters celebrate the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Health Act on June 28, 2012 in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Not All California Obamacare Call Center Employees Eligible For Insurance

The Affordable Health Care Act can be confusing, so California set up call centers to explain to educate the public on how it works. But, not all of those call center workers are eligible for health insurance themselves.

09/17/2013

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