What you need to know about the Affordable Care Act and how it affects Californians

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013 at 03:25 PM PST

California Asks Health Insurers to Extend Policies

California Asks Health Insurers to Extend Policies

California's insurance commissioner on Thursday called on health insurance companies and the state insurance exchange to extend a deadline on individual policies through 2014 after President Barack Obama...

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013 at 02:23 PM PST

35,000 Enrolled in Covered California's Initial Month

35,000 Enrolled in Covered California's Initial Month

Covered California launched a new version of its provider tool Tuesday, offering residents a way to check to see if their physician or specialist will be included in a potential healthcare plan.

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 at 10:55 AM PST

Deal Delays Blue Shield Insurance Policy Cancellations

Deal Delays Blue Shield Insurance Policy Cancellations

California's insurance commissioner announced an agreement Tuesday with one of the state's major health insurance companies to delay the cancellation of more than 115,000 individual policies under the new...

Thursday, Oct 31, 2013 at 04:05 PM PDT

Silicon Valley to the Rescue of Healthcare.gov

Silicon Valley to the Rescue of Healthcare.gov

The federal government is turning to Silicon Valley to help fix the Healthcare.gov website debacle.

Tuesday, Oct 29, 2013 at 04:58 PM PDT

Covered California Slow to Release Healthcare Data

Covered California Slow to Release Healthcare Data

The director of Covered California says that information on new enrollees in health insurance since the Obamacare exchange went live Oct. 1 are coming -- soon.

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 at 06:13 PM PDT

Bay Area Companies Ready to Help Fix Obamacare Website

Bay Area Companies Ready to Help Fix Obamacare Website

The White House said it didn't anticipate the scale of the problems it's seen with the healthcare website. Scott Budman reports.

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2013 at 11:55 AM PDT

Obamacare Benefits: Are You Getting a Good Deal?

Obamacare Benefits: Are You Getting a Good Deal?

For the purposes of this story, we’re looking at the claims and facts of just one element of the debate, the Essential Health Benefits package.

Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 at 04:01 PM PDT

Obamacare in Calif. Saves One Family $400 a Month

Obamacare in Calif. Saves One Family $400 a Month

Right now Rakesh Rikhi pays $950 a month to insure himself, his wife and two children with Kaiser.

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 at 05:29 PM PDT

Calif. Health Exchange Back Online After Upgrades

Calif. Health Exchange Back Online After Upgrades

Online enrollment for California's new health insurance exchange resumed Wednesday after technical glitches on the system's opening day forced overnight upgrades.

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 06:04 PM PDT

Covered California Health Exchange Opens for Enrollment

Covered California Health Exchange Opens for Enrollment

Thousands of Californians seeking to buy their own health insurance flooded call centers with questions and overloaded the state's online marketplace Tuesday on the first day of a new federal health care...

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