Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

In this Oct. 30, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at Boston's historic Faneuil Hall about the federal health care law. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Sen. Ayotte wants health care ‘time out’

WASHINGTON (AP) — A moderate Republican senator is calling for a “time out” in the implementation of President Barack Obama’s new health care program. New Hampshire’s Sen. Kelly Ayotte tells “CBS This Morning” that with […]

11/04/2013

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Sticker shock often follows insurance cancellation

MIAMI (AP) — Dean Griffin liked the health insurance he purchased for himself and his wife three years ago and thought he’d be able to keep the plan even after the federal Affordable Care Act […]

11/02/2013

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Free medical clinic through Sunday at Memorial Sports Arena

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – As many as 4,000 people are expected to receive free medical care at four-day clinic that opens today at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena. Thousands of people lined up earlier […]

10/31/2013

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' main landing web page for HealthCare.gov. (AP Photo/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Contractor warned health site had limited testing

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major contractor behind the federal health insurance exchange website told the government last month it didn’t have enough time to test its product. CGI Federal also told the Centers for Medicare […]

10/30/2013

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More concerns about ‘Obamacare’

In our continuing effort to help you understand the rules of the Affordable Care Act, we want to follow up on what the Obama Administration plans to do with the deadlines for the individual mandate, […]

10/28/2013

5 keys to successful health care shopping

(AP) – Patients are being pushed to shop more for health care by insurance plans that require them to pay higher out-of-pocket costs. But finding the right deal is often no easy task. Here are […]

10/25/2013

President Barack Obama speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Obama: ‘No excuse’ for health care signup problems

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday said there was “no excuse” for the cascade of computer problems that have marred the rollout of key elements in his health care law, but declared he […]

10/21/2013

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Understanding Obamacare

We want to take another look at Obamacare to make sure we understand the costs. Lisa and Phil spoke with Dr. Geoffrey Joyce who is an Associate Professor at the School of Pharmacy and an […]

10/18/2013

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Week 2 of Covered California

Covered California is the state’s version of the Affordable Care Act, and a website was launched at the beginning of this month. There have been glitches with the site along the way and we want […]

10/11/2013

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Gallup Poll: dysfunctional government

Amid the government shutdown, the stumbles out of the gate for the Affordable Care Act and a shaky economy — the most important topic on the minds of Americans these days is not any of […]

10/10/2013

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