health insurance

File photo of Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber and President Barack Obama. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

US Subpoenas Oregon Insurance Website Documents

The governor’s office says federal prosecutors have subpoenaed state records for a grand jury investigation of the troubled Cover Oregon health insurance website.

05/20/2014

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Police Unions: PTSD Affecting Every Department In U.S.

Police unions across the U.S. are pushing for officers to be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits if they suffer post-traumatic stress disorder, whether they got it from the general stress of police work or from responding to a deadly shooting rampage.

05/16/2014

Officials say HealthCare.gov has gotten cybersecurity upgrades ahead of a Nov. 15 start for the second open enrollment season under President Barack Obama's health care law.   (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

More Consumers Losing Their Doctors Through Obamacare Insurance Pans

More consumers realize they bought plans with limited doctor and hospital networks, some after websites that mistakenly said their doctors were included.

05/14/2014

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Medicaid Benefits Expanded For Pregnant Women Through Obamacare

The health care law has opened up a new opportunity for some mothers-to-be to save on medical bills for childbirth.

05/10/2014

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Health Insurers Just Say No To Marijuana Coverage

Patients who use medical marijuana for pain and other chronic symptoms can take an unwanted hit: Insurers don’t cover the treatment, which costs as much as $1,000 a month.

05/08/2014

Officials say HealthCare.gov has gotten cybersecurity upgrades ahead of a Nov. 15 start for the second open enrollment season under President Barack Obama's health care law.   (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

North Dakota Blue Cross Fires CEO After Subsidiary Loses $51M Developing Maryland’s Obamacare Exchange

The company that does business as Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota fired its president and chief executive officer on Monday, days after the state’s dominate insurer reported nearly $80 million in financial losses in 2013.

05/06/2014

Mirroring problems with the federal health care website, users attempting to navigate the Spanish version have discovered their own set of difficulties.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Maryland Falls Short of Insurance Enrollment Goal

Newly released figures show that Maryland fell far short of projections enrolling residents for private insurance through its troubled health exchange, even as national enrollment figures exceed expectations.

05/01/2014

Majority of voters in Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina and Arkansas would rather Congress focus on improving the Affordable Care Act. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Southerners Don’t Like Obamacare But Don’t Want To Repeal It

Majority of voters in Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina and Arkansas would rather Congress focus on improving the Affordable Care Act.

04/24/2014

File photo of  Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Oppose Va. Medicaid Expansion

A new poll shows that the majority of Virginians oppose a plan favored by Gov. Terry McAuliffe to use federal Medicaid funds to provide health insurance to low-income residents.

04/24/2014

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Obama: 8 Million Signed Up For ‘Obamacare’

President Barack Obama says 8 million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges.

04/17/2014

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