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Covered California sign-up deadline extended - 31 Mar 2014
Consumers must complete several steps to be counted as starting the application process, beginning with filling out all required information on the "Apply for Benefits" page and clicking "Continue." Go to or call one of the customer ...
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Senate health care bill called 'devastating' to California

San Francisco Chronicle - 22 Jun 2017
In California, this means that subsidies that help residents buy plans through Covered California would continue. However, under the Senate plan, fewer people would be eligible to receive the aid. That's because the Senate bill would change income ...
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If Trump kills subsidies, Covered California has a plan

89.3 KPCC - 16 Jun 2017
The state exchange will now require insurers to create health plans outside of Covered California that would provide the same discounts on out-of-pocket costs that consumers get now with the so-called cost-sharing subsidies. To make up for not ...
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Covered California Premiums to Jump 17% when Fed Subsidies End

Breitbart News - 17 Jun 2017
A recent study by Covered California estimated that premiums for the mid-level Silver Plans would need to jump by 16.6 percent if President Trump end the cost-sharing subsidies. Covered California in early June directed participating insurers to submit ...
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Covered California Tells Insurers To Plan For The Worst

California Healthline - 02 Jun 2017
Covered California Executive Director Peter Lee says the federal government could actually lose money if it stops paying for cost-sharing subsidies, which are under challenge in a pending lawsuit by House Republicans. (Anne Cusack/Los Angeles Times via ...
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Trump Says Obamacare Is 'Imploding.' That's News To California.

HuffPost - 10 Jun 2017
When the online version of California's new marketplace, called “Covered California,” had technical glitches in the first few weeks, he got even more nervous. “People involved in our business were inflating their life vests to survive the storm ...
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California's Coverage Expansion: Fiscal And Political Risks

Health Affairs (blog) - 30 May 2017
California's aggressive expansion of Medi-Cal and the state's insurance exchange, Covered California, brought the state's uninsured rate down by a full 10 percentage points, from more than 17 percent in 2013 to around 7 percent today. In a state with ...
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Planned Parenthood California branches vow to fight Senate bill

89.3 KPCC - 23 Jun 2017
She had just purchased health insurance through Covered California but her coverage hadn't kicked in yet. She was uninsured, but she knew she could get immediate care at Planned Parenthood. Aquino said a nurse practitioner at one of the organization's ...
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It's June. California Is Still Covered in Snow

Climate Central - 16 Jun 2017
The summer solstice is just around the corner, but someone forgot to tell California's snowpack. After years of wallowing in drought, this winter walloped California's Sierra Nevada mountains in a major, record-setting way. And while the calendar says ...
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How Would The American Healthcare Act Affect Californians?

CBS Los Angeles - 23 Jun 2017
If you're buying insurance through Covered California it is going to be more expensive and if you are on the MediCal program the future looks bleak,” said Kominski. Carmen Balber is executive director of Consumer Watchdog, a nonpartisan nonprofit in ...
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How California made Obamacare work - 13 Jun 2017
"California has in essence reached virtually universal coverage," said Peter Lee, executive director of the state-operated insurance exchange, Covered California, during a session Friday at the 2017 AHIP Institute and Expo in Austin. "We've done that ...
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It's June and California is still covered in snow

Salon - 20 Jun 2017
It's June and California is still covered in snow EnlargeIn this photo taken April 1, 2017, members of a California Cooperative Snow Survey team ski toward Bishop Pass in Inyo National Forest near Bishop, Calif. Despite new technologies, California's ...
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How a single-payer health plan would look in California

San Francisco Chronicle - 03 Jun 2017
But everyone else would fall under the plan, including people who receive health insurance through their employer, those who buy health plans directly from insurers or through the state exchange, Covered California, as well as Medi-Cal and Medicare ...

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