California Mulls Letting Adults Add Parents To Health PlansCalifornia could become the only state to let adult children add their parents as dependents to their health insurance plans, a policy proposal aimed at increasing insurance coverage among low-income people living in the country illegally who aren't eligible for government-funded coverage.
California Re-opens Enrollment For Health Insurance CoverageCalifornia on Monday re-opened enrollment for its state health insurance exchange, hoping more people will buy coverage now that the federal government is offering new assistance that could lower monthly premiums by $1,000 or more in some cases.
California Health Insurance Rates Increase Slightly For 2021Health insurance premiums for the 1.5 million Californians who purchase coverage through the state marketplace will go up an average of 0.6% next year, officials announced Tuesday.
Californians Getting More Time To Purchase Health InsuranceCalifornians have a little more time to purchase health insurance plans that take effect with the new year.
More People Signing Up For Health Insurance In CaliforniaMore than 130,000 people have purchased health insurance through California's state-run marketplace for the first time, a 16% increase from last year now that the state is offering more money to help people pay their monthly premiums and will begin taxing people next year who refuse to buy insurance.
California Effort To Stop Surprise Hospital Bills StallsA California proposal aimed at limiting high medical bills from emergency room visits has stalled for the year.
Covered California Individual Insurance Rates To Increase 0.8%Health insurance rates in California's individual market will increase an average of 0.8% in 2020, the lowest increase in five years.
Midnight Deadline To Sign Up For Insurance Through Covered CaliforniaThe clock is ticking if you want to sign up for health insurance through the Covered California marketplace.
Hospitals May Soon Have To Post Prices For Patients OnlineHospitals may soon have to post their standard prices for patients online, under a proposed rule unveiled Tuesday by the Trump administration.
CVS Expands Into Insurance With $69 Billion Aetna BidCVS Health Corp. will pay about $207 in cash and stock for each share of Aetna Inc.
Doctors Increasingly Turning To Concierge Medicine To Avoid Insurance PaperworkDoctors who say America’s health insurance system is a nightmare are turning to concierge medicine.
California 1 Of 8 States To See Significant Drop In Uninsured In 2015Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign.
Covered California Expected To Announce 2016 Individual Premium Rates Monday California on Monday will announce 2016 premium rates for individual health plans sold on the state's insurance exchange, an important gauge of affordability amid growing concern that some insurers around the country are seeking double-digit price increases.
35 California Counties Extend Health Care To ImmigrantsA group of 35 California counties have agreed to provide basic health care to people who are in the United States illegally.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.