Articles tagged with: Health Insurance

13 August 2014

300,000 people dropped from health care

Posted in U.S. & World News

(CNN) -- More than 300,000 people who signed up for Obamacare could lose coverage unless they can prove they are US citizens or legal residents.The issue is not necessarily an immigration status pro ...

04 June 2014

Nearly 80,000 Cover Oregon customers will have to re-enroll

Posted in Regional, Health

Medford, Ore. -- People who enrolled in Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange will have to re-enroll for coverage as Cover Oregon transitions to the federal government. Come November, about 80 ...

24 April 2014

Panel recommends dumping Cover Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- A panel investigating what to do to fix the troubled Cover Oregon online health insurance exchange suggests throwing in the towel. The Cover Oregon online marketplace for health ins ...

31 March 2014

What you need to know about health insurance and Cover Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Regional, Health

Medford, Ore. -- For most people across the nation, the deadline for getting health insurance under the Affordable Care Act was March 31st.  However, Oregonians have a bit more time to get health i ...

26 March 2014

Obamacare extension granted

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Wash. D.C. -- (NBC News)  Anyone who starts the application process of enrolling in the government's health insurance plan by the end of March will get extra time to do so. The Obama administration ...

24 March 2014

Obamacare deadline near

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Wash. D.C. -- (NBC News) Five million people have now signed up for health insurance on the state and federal online exchanges, the Obama administration said Monday. That's a number that suggests a ...

12 March 2014

Many young adults not signing up for Cover Oregon health insurance

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon gets a failing grade for getting young adults signed up for health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act. That's according to a new report released by the Department o ...

05 March 2014

Government Accountability Office agrees to look into Cover Oregon

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Washington D.C. -- The U.S. Government will examine the use of federal funds involved in the Cover Oregon website. The online insurance portal has not let anyone self-enroll since it launched last f ...

26 September 2013

Affordable Care Act Basics - Part 1

Posted in Regional

It's been a political hot button. The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, is set to kick in on January 1st. Enrollment begins in just days, on October 1st. There's good reason people file ...