More Health Care Exchanges Articles

  • Md. health exchange board adopts enrollment plan

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland's health exchange board has adopted a plan to help people who have tried to enroll before the deadline at the end of the month but were unable to complete an application. The board approved the plan Tuesday. Maryland's online health exchange has been plagued...

  • Obamacare warning: Even Superman got sick from kryptonite

    In its 11th hour bid to sign people up for Obamacare, the administration is warning younger Americans that their feeling of invincibility is ending and that, like Superman, they could soon be devastated by “kryptonite,” leaving them broke if they don't have health insurance.

  • Pace of Obamacare signups accelerates in March

    With just weeks to go before the deadline expires for most Americans to sign up for coverage through President Obama's health care law, the Department of Health and Human Services said on Monday that more than 5 million have signed up -- representing an accelerated pace for the month of March....

  • Health insurance premiums up 39% to 56% under Obamacare, reach $2,604 a month in California

    Americans buying health insurance outside the new Obamacare exchanges are being forced to swallow premiums up to 56 percent higher than before the health law took effect because insurers have jumped the cost to cover all the added features of the new Affordable Care Act. According to a cost...

  • Obamacare enrollment lagging in states with highest uninsured rates

    With the six-month open enrollment period coming to a close at the end of the month, it remains unclear how many of 4.2 million private insurance sign-ups claimed by the Department of Health and Human Services came from the ranks of the previously long-term uninsured.

  • The health care numbers are stacked against Obama

    From its inception, everything about President Obama's health care law has been controversial. The latest controversy came with the government's release of new enrollment numbers. Through February, 4.2 million Americans had signed up for health insurance on the government exchanges. Supporters...

  • White House looks at 'every way' to boost Obamacare as Lance Bass visits

    White House press secretary Jay Carney said the administration would consider “every way possible” to help boost Obamacare enrollment as it nears the March 31 deadline. “You can be assured of, as I think we demonstrated yesterday, that we're looking at every way possible to make sure...

  • My family's misadventures with Obamacare, continued

    Back in September, our family received an Obamacare-induced health insurance death notice. We joined millions of other Americans whose individual market health plans died after Democrats lied about our ability to keep the plans and doctors we liked. President Obama tried to "fix" the mess he...

  • Obamacare sign-up numbers vary widely by state

    Massachusetts and Connecticut share a border and both have Democratic governors, yet when it comes to signing residents up for insurance through President Obama's health care law, the two states are polar opposites. Between the launch of Obamacare last Oct. 1 and the end of February, only...

  • Obamacare signups slow down in February, youth enrollment well below target

    The pace of Americans signing up for privately administered insurance through President Obama's health care law slowed down in February, according to a new report from the Department of Health and Human Services, and youth enrollment is well below target levels set before the program's launch....

  • Andy Harris: Feds to review Maryland health exchange

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — A Maryland congressman says the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services plans to investigate Maryland's troubled health care exchange. Rep. Andy Harris confirmed in a statement Monday that his office has been notified that the inspector general...

  • Survey: Uninsured rate drops; health law cited

    WASHINGTON — With just three weeks left to sign up under President Obama's health care law, a major survey tracking the rollout finds that the uninsured rate keeps going down. The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, released Monday, found that 15.9 percent of U.S. adults are uninsured thus...

  • Tool to compare health plans tested with consumers

    A website that offers Illinois consumers more information about insurance costs could help address widespread confusion about choosing a plan on the government sites that are a cornerstone of President Obama's health care law.

  • Lack of enrollments among uninsured could pose existential threat to Obamacare

    Of all the goals of President Obama's health care law, none was more central than the aim to boost coverage of uninsured Americans. But a series of new surveys suggest that this key group of Americans is not embracing Obamacare. On Thursday, the Washington Post reported: "Only one in 10...

  • Eat your own words on Obamacare, Debbie Wasserman Schultz

    At the end of 2013, Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz had some nasty words for yours truly. Irked that I used my Twitter feed to criticize her Obamacare propaganda efforts, Wasserman Schultz snarked back at me: "Thanks for spreading the word! You'll be eating them next year....



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