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Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Prices In California Only Going Up A Little Next Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 07.31.2014 | Business

Nearly nine in 10 Californians with a plan purchased through the state's health insurance exchange will see price increases of less than 8 percent nex...

Kathleen Miles

How Obamacare Leaves Some People Without Doctors

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business

LOS ANGELES - In January, a doctor told Noam Friedlander, who was suffering from excruciating lower back pain, that she needed surgery to remove p...

Covered California Is Struggling To Reach This Group

Los Angeles Daily News | Susan Abram | Posted 02.12.2014 | Los Angeles

The number of people who applied for health care coverage through Covered California picked up in the last few weeks, state officials said Thursday. ...

Calif. Obamacare Shares Data Without Consent

AP | Posted 12.07.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California health exchange says it's been giving the names of tens of thousands of consumers to insurance agents without thei...

Jason Cherkis

Here's Why Obamacare Is Going To Work

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Obamacare emerges from the rubble of its first two months, local organizers, state officials and the White House see a clear path for...

This State's 'Young Invincibles' Are Doing Their Part For Obamacare

Los Angeles Daily News | Susan Abram | Posted 01.25.2014 | Los Angeles

A majority of those who have applied for health care through Covered California are English speakers, Los Angeles County residents and between ages 55...

State Rejects Obamacare Fix

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

(Adds context on decision, comments, details on enrollment) By Lewis Krauskopf and Caroline Humer Nov 21 (Reuters) - Cal...

More Obamacare Enrollees In California Than In 36 States Combined

Ventura County Star | Tom Kisken | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

More than 59,000 people enrolled for health insurance in Covered California from Oct. 1 through Tuesday in a pace that in the first month outnumbered ...

Tens Of Thousands Of Customers Rush State Obamacare Markets

Reuters | Posted 12.09.2013 | Business

By Lewis Krauskopf and Deena Beasley Oct 8 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of uninsured people have begun to sign up for health coverage...

'This Is A Limited Time Offer'

AP | LAURA OLSON | Posted 10.02.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Online enrollment for California's new health insurance exchange resumed Wednesday after technical g...

California Health Care Exchange Site Overwhelmed On First Day

AP | JULIET WILLIAMS | Posted 10.02.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Rachel Mansfield has had Oct. 1 fixed in her mind for months. It was the day the La Quinta resident...

California Will Be Guinea Pig For Rest Of Country

AP | TOM VERDIN | Posted 11.26.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A national health policy nonprofit on Thursday announced it is making California the focal point of a long-term research project...

A $37 Million PR Campaign

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 09.11.2013 | Los Angeles

Funded by $37 million in state grants, four dozen diverse groups from around California -- including labor unions, civil-rights advocates, medical cli...

Jeffrey Young

State Reveals Health Insurance Premiums Under Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 05.24.2013 | Business

A 40-year-old Californian with a moderate income will pay between nothing and $219 a month for a basic health insurance plan next year under President...

California Health Care's Dirty Little Secret

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 05.09.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A California law that created an agency to oversee national health care reforms granted it broad authority to conceal spending on the c...

The Inspiring Thing Most Californians Believe

Ventura County Star | Timm Herdt | Posted 04.03.2013 | Los Angeles

For the first time in six years, a majority of Californians think their state is headed in the right direction, a sentiment that has produced a record...

California's Pretty Much Killing It When It Comes To Obamacare

Los Angeles Daily News | Susan Abram | Posted 03.06.2013 | Los Angeles

California received conditional approval from the federal government Thursday to establish a health care exchange, meaning residents will soon be able...

CA Health Plans Raising The Alarm About Transition To Obamacare

| Posted 11.29.2012 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Christina Jewett Under a budget-paring plan crafted by Gov. Jerry Brown and approved by lawmak...

Anna Almendrala

LA County Gears Up For Massive Health Care Restructuring

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 08.29.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- After the hospital bills from a minor knee injury helped drive him to bankruptcy, it was easy for Barry Rubinowitz to ignore his new sy...