Monthly Archives: April 2014

Who Really Pays For Health Care Might Surprise You

i i hide captionPresident Obama said eight million people signed up for health coverage through new insurance exchanges. J. Scott… Continue reading »

Health Law Adviser Says Insurers Will Morph Into Providers

hide captionInsurance plans that only cover catastrophic costs don’t pencil out for most people, an architect of the Affordable Care… Continue reading »

Obamacare Enrollees Emboldened To Leave Jobs, Start Businesses

i i hide captionMike Smith, of Long Beach, Calif., now pays $200 for his family’s health insurance policy, compared with… Continue reading »

Giving Up On Its Obamacare Exchange No Cure For Oregon’s Ills

i i hide captionOregon was an early adopter of the Affordable Care Act, and ran a series of ads encouraging… Continue reading »

Confusion, Cost Lead Some Californians To Go Uninsured

i i hide captionScott Belsha says he opted out of buying health insurance because he has never had it and… Continue reading »

Maryland’s Obamacare Stumble Fails To Sway Governor’s Race

i i hide captionLt. Gov. Anthony Brown at a January 2014 minimum-wage rally outside the Maryland State House. Jose Luis… Continue reading »

Rural Hospitals Weigh Independence Against Need For Computer Help

i i hide captionDr. Billy Oley (left) talks with Dr. William George in the Beartooth Billings Clinic in Red Lodge,… Continue reading »

Pennsylvania Congresswoman Goes All In For Obamacare

i i hide captionRep. Allyson Schwartz is flanked by Katie McGinty, former state environmental protection secretary, and Tom Wolf, a… Continue reading »

Change Your Income, Change Your Health Insurance Plan

iStockphoto People who qualified for subsidies under the Affordable Care Act aren’t necessarily locked into the plan they chose. And… Continue reading »

Obama: Affordable Care Act Enrollment Hits 8 Million

i i hide captionPresident Obama speaks about health care on Thursday. ACA enrollment has reached 8 million, he said, and… Continue reading »