Posts Tagged as "health insurance"

Health For All Bill Passes Senate Committee

May. 13, 2015 / By
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After hearing heart-rending testimonials from three young undocumented immigrants who have seen first hand the havoc caused by not having access to health care, the Senate Health Committee voted 7-0 to provide health care to all Californians, regardless of their immigration status.

Young & Not Invincible: Health Dept. Responds to Youths’ Statements on Affordable Care Act

Mar. 19, 2014 / By
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One in four young people currently don’t have healthcare, according to a study by the Young Invincibles, a national organization committed to mobilizing and expanding opportunities for young people age 18 to 34...

Health Insurance Is For Youth Too

Oct. 2, 2013 / By
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An important element of success for the Affordable Care Act rests upon the ability to sign up as many youth as possible in the Marketplaces...

Study: One in 10 U.S. Veterans Has No Health Insurance

May. 31, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: May 28, 2012

One in 10 veterans under the age of 65 is currently living without health insurance and reports not using Veterans Affairs (VA) health care, according to a new study examining health care access for retired service members.