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By Judy Lin | Tuesday Apr 1, 2014
A blizzard, jammed phone lines and unreliable websites failed to stop throngs of procrastinating Americans from trying to sign up for health coverage by the midnight Monday deadline for President Barack Obama’s signature domestic policy initiative.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sunday Mar 16, 2014
The Obama administration is spelling out new health insurance rights for same-sex couples.
Wednesday Jan 29, 2014
North Carolina’s largest insurer is reversing course and now says it will offer family coverage to same-sex married couples and domestic partners in new policies.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Friday Jan 24, 2014
The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index found that the uninsured rate for U.S. adults dropped by 1.2 percentage points in January, to 16.1 percent. That would translate to roughly 2 million to 3 million people gaining coverage.
By Lindsay King- Miller | Monday Jan 6, 2014
Hoping the Affordable Care Act will close the "health care gap," the National LGBT Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute has partnered with the Center for American Progress to release "Optimizing LGBT Health Under the Affordable Care Act."
By Josh Lederman | Sunday Dec 29, 2013
Of the more than 1.1 million people now enrolled for Obamacare, nearly 1 million signed up in December, with the majority coming in the week before a pre-Christmas deadline for coverage to start in January.
By Carla K. Johnson | Tuesday Dec 24, 2013
Anticipating heavy traffic on the government’s health care website, the Obama administration extended Monday’s deadline for signing up for insurance by a day, giving Americans in 36 states more time to select a plan.
By Jennifer Agiesta and Nancy Benac | Friday Oct 11, 2013
Among the uninsured -- a key audience for the health exchanges -- 42 percent said they didn’t know enough to judge how well the rollout had gone, suggesting an ongoing lack of awareness about the program in its early days.
By Juliet Williams and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Friday Oct 4, 2013
Overloaded websites offering Obamacare were a good sign for President Barack Obama and supporters of his signature domestic policy achievement, demonstrating what appeared to be exceptionally high interest in the new system.
By Kelli Kennedy | Thursday Sep 12, 2013
Dear seniors, your Medicare benefits aren’t changing under the Affordable Care Act. That’s the message federal health officials are trying to get out to some older consumers confused by overlapping enrollment periods for Medicare and so-called "Obamacare.
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