Posts tagged "Health Insurance Marketplace"

Community health centers lead health insurance enrollment

Every day, each certified application consultant at Los Barrios Unidos Community Clinic helps about a dozen families or residents navigate the new federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Visit The Nation’s Health for the full story.
Affordable Care Act brings new benefits as marketplace enrollment progresses

Affordable Care Act brings new benefits as marketplace enrollment progresses

When the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010, it contained a long list of target dates. One of the most anticipated ones was January 2014. Read this article in full in the January 2014 edition of The Nation's Health, APHA's monthly newspaper.
Affordable Care Act gains momentum in 2014

Affordable Care Act gains momentum in 2014

Jan. 1, 2014, marked one of the busiest days in the Affordable Care Act’s three-and-a-half year history.
Obama says Healthcare.gov has improved

Obama says Healthcare.gov has improved

President Barack Obama spoke confidently Tuesday about the Affordable Care Act in addressing the struggles — and rejuvenation — of the Health Insurance Marketplace and its federal website, Healthcare.gov.
Americans talking about, using Health Insurance Marketplace

Americans talking about, using Health Insurance Marketplace

Since its ballyhooed Oct. 1 rollout much has been said about the Health Insurance Marketplace. The more that’s said about it, the healthier all Americans will be.
APHA Storify: Health Insurance Marketplace opens

APHA Storify: Health Insurance Marketplace opens

On Oct. 1, a major provision of the Affordable Care Act took effect. The Health Insurance Marketplace opened for business in every state, allowing Americans and small businesses to obtain personalized health coverage.
House member talks government shutdown, Affordable Care Act at National Journal event

House member talks government shutdown, Affordable Care Act at National Journal event

In an interview Thursday in Washington with the National Journal, U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., spoke on how the Affordable Care Act, including the marketplace, will be most successful when the landmark health law gets bipartisan support.
How the government shutdown affects public health

How the government shutdown affects public health

Today at 12:01 a.m. EDT, the U.S. federal government partially shut down as Congress failed to pass federal spending bills for fiscal year 2014. APHA answers four public health questions in light of the government shutdown.
Health Insurance Marketplace lets Americans choose low-cost, life-saving health benefits

Health Insurance Marketplace lets Americans choose low-cost, life-saving health benefits

The Health Insurance Marketplace has officially opened for business, allowing Americans and small businesses in every state to obtain personalized health coverage to fit their individual, family or employees’ needs.
Awareness, Medicaid expansion key to covering young adults

Awareness, Medicaid expansion key to covering young adults

Public health workers have a tremendous opportunity to help bring health coverage to all Americans. But data released Tuesday show that we must act fast.
HRSA offers Americans $25,000 with ACA challenge

HRSA offers Americans $25,000 with ACA challenge

A new contest seeks to improve women's knowledge of the Affordable Care Act, since they make most family health decisions.
HHS’s Howard Koh explains Health Insurance Marketplace

HHS’s Howard Koh explains Health Insurance Marketplace

To explain the Health Insurance Marketplace, APHA chatted with Howard Koh, assistant secretary for health for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.