By Anna GormanOvercoming distrust of government won’t be easy in Bell and Cudahy, and neither will signing up 60 percent of the residents for Covered California insurance. 6:21AM ET
By Michelle AndrewsWhen a test is covered, typically genetic counseling is, too -- to make sure the patient is a good candidate and to explain the results.Read: More From "Insuring Your Health" 6:21AM ET
By Pauline Bartolone, Capital Public RadioIn an effort to reduce costs, Blue Shield sent thousands of cancellation notices informing customers that the company will begin to offer newer, more limited plans at the beginning of the year. Dec 09
By Fred Mogul, WNYCThere is a Dec. 23 enrollment deadline for insurance that starts Jan. 1, and New York is staffing up its call center. Dec 09
By Edgar Walters, Texas Tribune Many people with HIV live below the poverty line and therefore won't qualify for Obamacare subsidies to buy private insurance, or for Medicaid since Texas officials opted against expanding that program under the law. Dec 09
A reader asks: Where can my son with a mental illness find coverage once he turns 26?Read: More From "Insuring Your Health" Dec 09
By Catharine Richert, MPR NewsInsurance companies say information they're getting from MNsure, Minnesota's insurance exchange, is inaccurate and incomplete - and that time is running out to fix the problems. Dec 08
By Susan JaffeUnitedHealthcare will appeal a federal judge's order temporarily blocking the insurer from dropping Connecticut providers, while doctors' groups in Ohio and New York look at bringing similar lawsuits. Dec 06
By Jenni BergalIn Kansas, families are worried about three for-profit insurers taking charge of providing all home- and community-based services for 8,500 developmentally disabled people beginning Jan. 1. Dec 05
Most States Do A Poor Job Rating Physician Quality
A new report gives most states grades of ‘D’ or ‘F,’ often because they compile data only about primary care doctors, not specialists. 9:03 AM
Rehospitalization Rates Fell In First Year Of Medicare Penalties DEC 09
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Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports about how health law advocates are developing new messaging strategies. 7:48 AM
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Michelle Andrews helps you navigate the new insurance marketplaces.
The law contains a number of provisions that are changing the rules of health care for consumers.
These pointers will help you make sense of contradictory headlines about how much insurance could cost you when the Affordable Care Act marketplaces open for enrollment in October.
Michelle Andrews writes about how changes in health care and health insurance might affect you.
Read the full text of the 2010 federal health reform law.
Kaiser Health News' Mary Agnes Carey and other experts discuss recent and upcoming activities on Capitol Hill and elsewhere in official Washington -- part of a weekly series of video reports.
'Revisionist Future?' By Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant
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