The Affordable Care Act website has been plagued with issues since going live more than a month ago and new bugs continue to be uncovered.
New Yorkers are notorious for wanting things immediately, and that includes medical care. But even doctors who support Obamacare say there could be delays, due to more patients, and fewer doctors,
It was a health care shocker for college students in New Jersey who found out that they can’t buy low-cost health insurance at their schools because of the Affordable Care Act.
“I want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should,” Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner said Tuesday.
For a lot of workers, open enrollment for their 2014 health benefits is now — and picking the right plan can be daunting.
We sat down with Danielle Holahan, Deputy Director of the New York State Department of Health, to learn everything we need to know about the new health care legislation.
The key provision of the Affordable Care Act, known as the individual mandate, goes into effect on Tuesday, Oct. 1.
Those who will be newly insured and doctors alike have expressed concerns that the law will cause a shortage of doctors.
George Weld, the owner of Egg and Parish Hall restaurants in Williamsburg, will take advantage of New York’s Small Business Health Options program for businesses with less than 50 employees.
Hackensack University Medical Center’s Accountable Care Organization has set 6 patients up with a computerized tablet monitored by a nurse.
Elisabeth Benjamin with the Community Service Society of New York said their team of volunteers has been busy helping people figure out the best deal for their specific situation.
States that designed their own exchanges will get federal help to spread the word.
Madeline Aviles, 60, was laid off in January and suddenly found herself without health insurance.
Massachusetts has lowest percentage of uninsured residents with only 4.5 percent; Texas has the highest with 28.8 percent. Generally the highest uninsured rates can be found in the South and West.
Young adults 19-34 years of age represent the group most likely to be uninsured. More than three-quarters of uninsured Americans come from working families.