Affordable Care Act


U.S. President Barack Obama speaks on the Affordable Care Act in Washington, D.C. back in 2013. During the event, Obama defended the reasons why the Affordable Care Act was originally implemented.

Obama's hopes for the future of health care

Jul 12, 2016
Since the start of Obamacare, 20 million more Americans have insurance.
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Hospitals race to be included in 'narrow networks'

Jan 18, 2016
Open enrollment closes at the end of the month.
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What the biggest changes to the ACA so far mean

Dec 17, 2015
A Congressional deal delay or suspend three taxes that help finance the law.
Posted In: ACA, Affordable Care Act

Diabetes prevention becomes lucrative growth industry

Nov 27, 2015
With 86 million prediabetic Americans, a new mandate creates huge opportunities.
Posted In: diabetes, ACA, Affordable Care Act
Forms to register for helathcare insurance are displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair at Ambrose Community Center on March 28, 2014 in Bay Point, California. United, the largest healthcare insurer in the country is considering pulling out of the AC

Insurance giant shakes ACA tree

Nov 19, 2015
UnitedHealth Group is projected to lose $425 million this year.
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New protections for transgender patients are coming

Nov 2, 2015
Friday is the deadline for the Obama Administration to finalize new rules.
Posted In: transgender, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act

Putting a price on healthcare

Oct 5, 2015
One hospital is finding out the cost of its services, from surgery to stitches.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, hospital, health care costs

Why health insurance execs are a stressed-out bunch

Sep 10, 2015
Another challenge to the Affordable Care Act means another round of uncertainty.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, health care insurance, patient
The Covered California website is displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair in San Francisco, California.

California leads in lowering health insurance premiums

Jul 28, 2015
The state has kept prices low by negotiating with insurers and limiting options.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, covered california, health insurance

New Obamacare fight takes aim at 'Cadillac' tax

Jul 15, 2015
Consumers with pricey health plans will have to pay a new tax starting in 2018.
Posted In: health care, Affordable Care Act, Supreme Court