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The board that oversaw the rollout of the Affordable Care Act in California is undergoing its first major turnover since the state-operated health insurance marketplace was established four years ago.
Some Californians who purchased individual health coverage through the state’s insurance exchange are suddenly being dropped or transferred to Medi-Cal, the state’s Medicaid program for the poor.
California’s marketplace for buying individual health insurance often failed to verify important personal information and resolve discrepancies in applications, a critical process in determining if people are eligible for taxpayer subsidies, a federal watchdog said Tuesday.
In a letter to Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Gov. John Kitzhaber said he has fired state managers in charge of Cover Oregon, and now it’s time to hold accountable the website’s main technology contractor.
A Sacramento-based law firm is challenging President Barack Obama’s health care law, claiming it imposes new taxes unconstitutionally.
- Panel Recommends Scrapping Cover Oregon, Moving To Federal Marketplace 04/24/2014
- Despite Optimism, Obstacles Remain For Health Care 04/21/2014
- Oracle: We’re Not To Blame For Cover Oregon’s Failed Launch 04/16/2014
- 1.2 Million Enroll In California Health Plans 04/03/2014
- Covered California Sends Deaf Callers To Hotline Offering ‘Hot Ladies’ 03/31/2014
- California Makes Final Drive For Health Coverage 03/31/2014