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Hundreds of Thousands Face Health Law Subsidy

September 30, 2014

Hundreds of thousands of Americans face a Tuesday deadline to verify their income and are at risk of losing or having to pay back their federal health-insurance subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. Read More

California To Launch Medicaid-Funded Teledentistry

September 30, 2014

California Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that would require Medi-Cal, the state's insurance program for the poor, to pay for dental services delivered by teams of hygienists and dentists connected through the Internet. Read More

Affordable Care Act Reduces Costs for Hospitals

September 29, 2014

The Obama administration increased the pressure on states to expand Medicaid on Wednesday, citing new evidence that hospitals reap financial benefits and gain more paying customers when states broaden eligibility. Read More

For Many New Medicaid Enrollees, Care Is Hard to Find

September 29, 2014

Enrollment in Medicaid is surging as a result of the Affordable Care Act, but the Obama administration and state officials have done little to ensure that new beneficiaries have access to doctors after they get their Medicaid cards, federal investigators say in a new report. Read More