Posts Tagged as "Affordable Care Act"

Health Fair Attracts Inland Empire’s Uninsured

Mar. 20, 2013 / By
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New America Media, Video, Text: Aurora Saldivar / Video: Cesar Flores / Photos: Daniel Zapien

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following video shares the experiences of attendees at the WeConnect health and resource fair held in Riverside, California on March 2, 2013...

Health Insurance Marketplace

Mar. 11, 2013 / By
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When key parts of the health care law take effect in 2014, there’ll be a new way for individuals, families and small businesses to get health insurance...

ACA: Health Insurance Marketplace

Feb. 25, 2013 / By
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When key parts of the health care law take effect in 2014, there’ll be a new way for individuals, families and small businesses to get health insurance...

Outreach and Education Grant Program

Feb. 11, 2013 / By
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California Health Benefit Exchange

Covered California is accepting applications for the Outreach and Education Grants program to help reach millions of uninsured and subsidy eligible Californians about their affordable health care options that will be available to them starting in 2014...

One Woman and LA’s Free Health Care Program

Jan. 28, 2013 / By
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New America Media, Video, Min Lee, text: Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jan 27, 2013

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Q&A: Considering Farmworker Health and the Affordable Care Act

Jan. 23, 2013 / By
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New America Media, Question & Answer, Jacob Simas, Posted: Jan 23, 2013

Editor’s Note: There are an estimated 600,000 crop workers, and an additional 20,000 livestock workers, in California at any given time...

Preventive Care

Jan. 14, 2013 / By
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Under the Affordable Care Act, you and your family may be eligible for some important preventive services — which can help you avoid illness and improve your health — at no additional cost to you...

Appealing Health Plan Decisions

Jan. 6, 2013 / By
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The Affordable Care Act ensures your right to appeal health insurance plan decisions–to ask that your plan reconsider its decision to deny payment for a service or treatment...

‘Obamacare’ Offers Young Adult Health Care and Peace of Mind

Jan. 3, 2013 / By
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Final Call, News Report, Charlene Muhammad, Posted: Jan 01, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Motivated, and armed with an architectural degree, Rumeisha Bowyer set out to obtain employment in her field, with health care benefits thrown in...

Encouraging Enrollment Through the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Dec. 24, 2012 / By
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A recent UCLA study showed that nearly 5 million uninsured Californians can gain access to prevention-based coverage in 2014 through federal health reform, but many people eligible for Medi-Cal, the state’s public insurance program, haven’t enrolled...

Grandfathered Health Plans

Dec. 10, 2012 / By
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Set out below are a number of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding implementation of the market reform provisions of the Affordable Care Act.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Dec. 6, 2012 / By
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This set of FAQs addresses implementation topics including compliance, grandfathered health plans, claims, internal appeals and external review, dependent coverage of children, out-of-network emergency services, and highly compensated employees...