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Health Care Enrollment

New Back-to-School Checklist Item in California: Enroll in Health Coverage

Wendy Lazarus | Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact
Wendy Lazarus

Here in California, it's our goal to enroll even more families as we look ahead to the new open enrollment period beginning November 15, 2014.

A New Baby Brings New Health Insurance Opportunities

Jessica Barba Brown | Posted 11.25.2014 | Impact
Jessica Barba Brown

No family -- especially one that is welcoming a new member -- should have to worry about being able to see a doctor and get the health care they need.

Obamacare Face Hurdles Ahead Of Its Second Enrollment Season

AP | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 11.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Potential complications await consumers as President Barack Obama's health care law approaches its second open enrollment season, ...

Past Glitches Haunt States Readying For Second Health Care Enrollment Season

Pew's Stateline | Christine Vestal | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Express Lane Eligibility: A Common Sense Policy That Works

Wendy Lazarus | Posted 09.28.2014 | Politics
Wendy Lazarus

More uninsured parents and children are getting health care coverage. That's a very good thing. But implementing policies like Express Lane Eligibility that can help get those with limited resources access to health care in a streamlined and efficient way while generating administrative savings, well, that's a great thing.

Sam Stein

Obama Keeps Foot On The Gas For Health Care Enrollment | Sam Stein | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama took to the podium on April 17 to announce that eight million people had signed up for private health coverage...

7.5 Million Have Signed Up For Health Coverage Through Obamacare, Kathleen Sebelius Says

AP | Posted 04.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says 7.5 million Americans have now signed up for health coverage under Pres...

Dodging the Obamacare Bullet

Shan Wells | Posted 06.02.2014 | Denver
Shan Wells


Sam Stein

Obamacare Enrollment Hits 7.1 Million On Final Day | Sam Stein | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After a rollout so shaky that many wondered if the Affordable Care Act would be able to stand, more than 7 million people have chosen he...

Obama To Speak On Obamacare Enrollment

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama will speak on the Obamacare enrollment numbers Tuesday afternoon. It was reported late Monday -- the deadline day for health...

Sam Stein

Obamacare Modification Proposals Unlikely To Get A Vote | Sam Stein | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Eager to respond to the angst over the Affordable Care Act, a group of six moderate Democratic and Independent senators have introduced ...

Sam Stein

Obamacare Enrollment Reaches Another Major Milestone | Sam Stein | Posted 03.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The number of people who have chosen a health care plan through a state or federal exchange topped 6 million on Thursday, putting the ad...

Ashley Alman

Obama Administration Allows Extra Time For Some Health Care Enrollees | Ashley Alman | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration will allow Americans who have begun the insurance enrollment process to complete their applicati...

Latinos Are 'Not At The Table' When It Comes To Health Care

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 03.25.2014 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest minority group risks being left behind by President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. Hispanics account f...

Obama: Enough People Have Enrolled For Stable Health Care

AP | Posted 03.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says enough people have signed up for health care to make his signature law work. Obama tells medical web ...

Sam Stein

Obamacare Supporters Plan To Flood The Zone As Enrollment Deadline Nears | Sam Stein | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than one month to go before the Affordable Care Act's open enrollment deadline, groups that support the law are ramping up eff...

Sam Stein

Obamacare Enrollment Reaches Huge Milestone | Sam Stein | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Approximately 4 million individuals have now signed up for health care plans under the newly created Obamacare insurance exchanges, a se...

Obamacare Enrollment Reached 3.3 Million In January

AP | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says about 1 million people signed up for private insurance under the health care law in January. That...

Obamacare Enrollment Reached 3.3 Million In January

AP | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says about 1 million people signed up for private insurance under the health care law in January. That...

Obamacare Attitudes Change

AP | JENNIFER AGIESTA and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo to the White House: The website may be fixed, but President Barack Obama's new health insurance markets have yet to win over ...

House Passes Bill Requiring Weekly Reports On Obamacare Enrollment

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved a bill that would require the Obama administration to report weekly on how many Americans have signed up fo...

Here's What GOP Obstruction Does To People In One Chart

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

While Republicans at the national level have thus far been completely unsuccessful in attempts to repeal or defund the Affordable Care Act, Republican...

Sam Stein

White House Buoyed By Health Care Numbers But Prepping For Critical Week Ahead | Sam Stein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama White House is painting a rosier picture of the Affordable Care Act after a surge of sign-ups in December and a calm first day...

Obamacare Enrollment Numbers Low, Leaving Democrats Unhappy

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By DAVID ESPO, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) -- Add simmering Democratic discontent to the problems plaguing "Obamacare," now that first-mon...

Document Shows Low Obamacare Enrollment In First Days

Reuters | Susan Cornwell and David Morgan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Enrollment in health insurance plans on the troubled Obamacare website was very small in the first couple of days of ...