A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Different insurance companies have different formats for their insurance cards, but all cards contain the same basic information.
Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
There’s another quirk in the new health insurance system: It lacks a way for consumers to easily update their coverage for the birth of a baby and other common life changes.
Walgreen Co. says it will fill prescriptions at no upfront cost to some patients who don’t have all the information they need for coverage received through the health care overhaul.
Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.
Residents in some parts of the U.S. are gaining health care insurance at a significantly greater rate than others through the new online insurance marketplaces now operating in every state.
Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill says she’ll be shopping for a health care policy on the new federal insurance exchange but won’t be taking a subsidy.
Kansans remained slow to enroll in health insurance plans in November through the online marketplace set up under the federal health care overhaul, though enrollments did jump, figures from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services showed Wednesday.
U.S. Department of Health and Senior Services said the insurance exchange had more than 31,000 applications from Missouri through Nov. 30. The applications sought coverage for nearly 63,000 people.