Insurer Exits Reduce Choices in Illinois MarketplaceAcross the nation, insurers have dropped out of the ``Obamacare'' marketplaces. In Illinois, four have exited or folded, leaving five companies.
Obamacare Plans Seek Premium Hikes of Up to 45 PercentAnalysts have noted insurers are facing higher medical costs from health law customers, and some companies priced their initial coverage too low in an attempt to grab new business.
Illinois Tries To Save Health Insurer From Financial FailureThe state of Illinois has tried an unusual maneuver to save a health insurer with 49,000 Illinois policyholders from possible financial failure by blocking it from paying a $31.8 million bill to the federal government.
Chesterfield Mercy Health to Lay Off 300Mercy Health officials say challenges from the Affordable Care Act and lack of Medicaid expansion are to blame for the layoffs.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Health Care Coverage Deadline LoomsSeveral weekend events across Illinois are designed to get people in compliance with federal law
Affordable Care Act's 2nd Enrollment BeginsMissouri Congressman Lacy Clay was on hand to meet people signing up in St. Ann on Saturday
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Mo. Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Criminal Background Checks For Obamacare NavigatorsMissouri Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed legislation Monday that would have limited who could work in the state as a health insurance guide and blamed a national conservative group for injecting an error into the model legislation.
SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision Has Ripple Effect on St. Louis ArchdioceseThe St. Louis Archdiocese has been granted a preliminary injunction so it won't have to provide its employees mandatory birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Hospitals See Increase in ER Visits after ObamacareOfficials with St. Anthony's Medical Center say they saw record patient volumes in their Emergency Department in March, April and May.
Financial Impact of Affordable Care Act Hits Uninsured PatientsBarnes Jewish Hospital has started charging co-pays to uninsured patients, no matter how poor.