Articles tagged with: Health Insurance

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 National & World News, Politics

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 National & World News, Politics

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

Written by RaeAnn Christensen, 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 ...