California Sets Target Of 1.7 Million People Signed Up For Covered CaliforniaAfter initial missteps caused a choppy start, California health care officials are betting that an upgraded website, more help and better Spanish-language outreach will result in a smoother and bigger second open enrollment season under the Affordable Care Act this year.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Income Checks Knocking Californians From Health Care Plans To Medi-CalSome Californians who purchased individual health coverage through the state's insurance exchange are suddenly being dropped or transferred to Medi-Cal, the state Medicaid program for the poor that fewer doctors and providers accept.
Income Verification Throwing Some Californians Off Health PlansSome 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.
State Says Insurers Must Cover Elective AbortionsHealth insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled in a reversal of policy stemming from the decision by two Catholic universities to drop elective abortions from their employee health plans.
Sacramento Health Care Professional Helps Keep Seniors Right At HomeRight At Home offers seniors and disabled seniors options for skilled care to keep them at home.
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Federal Watchdog Report: California Health Exchange Has Problems With VerificationCalifornia'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.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA sharply divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Calif. Regulators Investigating Whether Medical Insurers Misled Consumers About DoctorsCalifornia regulators are investigating whether two giant medical insurers misled consumers about which doctors they covered under federal health care reform packages.