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Nearly 1 Million Californians Without Insurance Because Of Covered California Communication Problems

About 900,000 Californians who enrolled for Medi-Cal this year are still waiting for their official ID card that will give them eligibility.


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California Health Care Sign-Ups Exceed Projections

A late surge of sign-ups pushed California’s health insurance exchange beyond the original enrollment projections of the Obama administration.


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Tax Day Also Final Day For Covered California Enrollment

It’s not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline to sign up for health coverage through California’s insurance exchange.


This Oct. 21, 2013 photo shows the U.S. government Internet health insurance exchange (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

1.2 Million Enroll In California Health Plans

California’s health exchange says more than 1.2 million Californians enrolled in private insurance plans by the initial deadline earlier this week.


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Health Coverage Sign-Up Deadline Extended 2 Weeks

The initial enrollment period for getting subsidized health coverage may have passed, but California’s health insurance exchange is offering a two-week extension to accommodate the crush of last-minute applicants.


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Covered California Sends Deaf Callers To Hotline Offering ‘Hot Ladies’

On the deadline to sign up for health coverage through Covered California, some hearing-impaired residents were sent to a chat line offering ‘hot ladies’ instead of an insurance navigator.


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Covered California Events

Get covered! These events are being held to help anyone with trouble making sense of California’s healthcare exchange get signed up.


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Covered California Sees Late Surge In Health Enrollment

California officials say they are seeing a late surge in the number of people signing up for health insurance coverage ahead of next week’s deadline — and they are encouraging more people to apply.


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Calif. To Send Voter Forms To Insurance Enrollees

California has agreed to mail voter registration cards to nearly 4 million people who signed up for insurance through the state’s health care exchange.


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Folsom Company Says Covered California Plan It Paid For Hasn’t Arrived

The company has made three payments of $3,700 each. Each check has been cashed by Covered California, yet no account numbers or cards have been delivered.


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California Health Exchange Enrollment Hits 900K

The head of California’s health exchange says 900,000 people have signed up for insurance coverage so far.


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Lawsuit Seeks To Reinstate Canceled Health Plans

Sen. Ted Gaines claiming the agency’s board violated the law a second time when it voted last November not to extend those policies after President Barack Obama made that option available.