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  • New Obamacare enrollments in California top 217,000

    California's health insurance exchange said 217,146 people have newly signed up for Obamacare coverage after nearly two months of open enrollment. The Covered California exchange said Tuesday the number of applications slowed during the holidays, but it...
  • Doctors see more Medicaid patients if they get paid more, study finds

    For two years, the Obama administration dramatically raised Medicaid reimbursements for primary care physicians in hopes that they would see more poor patients. The idea was that states would jump in to continue at least part of the payments. Few did,...
  • Abandon Medicaid and go with single-payer instead

    To the editor: California's budget is again in peril due to uncontrolled healthcare expenses. Medicaid (California's Medi-Cal) has always been underfunded and poorly run. Should we continue a healthcare system that is fiscally unsound and a public...
  • 'Time is running out' to sign up for Obamacare

    More than 7 million consumers nationwide have gotten insurance through federal marketplaces during the first two months of the second open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act. That includes 422,000 Pennsylvanians who either selected a plan...
  • 5 Questions with Rick Grindrod of National Post-Acute Healthcare

    5 Questions with Rick Grindrod of National Post-Acute Healthcare
    Reforms under the Affordable Care Act are prompting hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and other providers across the country to look for ways to cut costs. Rick Grindrod figured he could help, given his experience as the former CEO of Erickson...
  • On open market, Palm Beach County health insurance prices among lowest in state

    On open market, Palm Beach County health insurance prices among lowest in state
    Palm Beach County residents don't need more reasons to boast. But here's one to add to the pile: Health-insurance policies for individuals and families sold under the new Affordable Care Act regulations are in most cases priced lower in Palm Beach County...
  • Obamacare penalties, payouts ahead for many tax filers

    Obamacare penalties, payouts ahead for many tax filers
    Uncle Sam could take a bigger bite at tax time for consumers who received too much government help last year with their Obamacare premiums. That may be just one of several surprises for millions of Americans in advance of the first tax deadline...
  • Government health care website quietly sharing personal data

    Government health care website quietly sharing personal data
    The government's health insurance website is quietly sending consumers' personal data to private companies that specialize in advertising and analyzing Internet data for performance and marketing, The Associated Press has learned. The scope of what is...
  • Fact checking State of the Union: Obama claims credit for an incomplete recovery

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. may not have "risen from recession" quite as rousingly as President Barack Obama suggested in his State of the Union speech Tuesday night. Seven years after that severe downturn began, household income hasn't recovered and...
  • Jenna Tosh, CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando, leaving for California

    Jenna Tosh, CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando, leaving for California
    Jenna Tosh, CEO of Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando, is leaving her post after nearly three years. She's moving to California to lead the Planned Parenthood of Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo counties. Her last day is Friday and she...
  • HHS releases latest weekly ACA enrollment numbers for Virginia; most paying less than $100 a month

    HHS releases latest weekly ACA enrollment numbers for Virginia; most paying less than $100 a month
    On Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported that by Jan. 16 (one month before the Feb. 15 deadline for 2015 coverage) 316,584 Virginians had signed up for health insurance through the state's federally facilitated marketplace,...