Poll: Would you get health insurance or pay the penalty?

Dec 12, 2013
In a recent survey, 38 percent of respondents said they would rather pay a $400 fine than pay $3,000 for health insurance.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA

With Healthcare.gov, phones finally begin ringing at small insurers

Dec 11, 2013
Many small insurers expected a bonanza of new customers when Healthcare.gov began on Oct. 1, but the website's problems made the first weeks very quiet for them.
Posted In: Health, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, health insurers

'Admission' vs 'Observation': Medical worlds apart

Dec 6, 2013
Instead of admitting Medicare patients quickly, hospitals are "observing" them for as long as two days.
Posted In: hospitals, Medicare, Obamacare, ACA

How post-ACA health care is like the airline business

Dec 5, 2013
The question for hospital executives in Camden, N.J., and around the country, is how to manage a new wave of patients.
Posted In: ACA, Obamacare

Healthcare.gov's next hurdle: Fixing the part you don't see

Dec 2, 2013
What are the technical challenges in fixing the back end of healthcare.gov?
Posted In: ACA, Obamacare

Is healthcare.gov really fixed?

Dec 2, 2013
The claim is that healthcare.gov is fixed to the point that it works for 9 out 10 consumers.
Posted In: healthcare.gov, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act

ACA enrollment: Lessons from Social Security and Medicare

Nov 27, 2013
The roll-out of Obamacare isn't the first time the government has done something this big.
Posted In: Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Social Security

Another Obamacare delay, this time for small business

Nov 27, 2013
December 1 is a big day for the Obama administration's implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA

Insurance brokers: Obamacare is like.... (pick a metaphor)

Nov 25, 2013
As insurance brokers navigate the new system, they're not comparing it to a summer's day.
Posted In: Obamacare, navigators

White House changes course on the word 'Obamacare'

Nov 21, 2013
Many would say that the unveiling of Obamacare has been one of the worst product launches in history.
Posted In: Obamacare, ACA, rebranding