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This broad category includes articles concerning health insurance costs, carrier and health plan news, changing benefits technology, and surveys by the Kaiser Family Foundation and others on employee benefits.

California Regulator Assails Obamacare Cancellations

California's health exchange is violating the law by canceling private coverage for up to 95,000 people because they might qualify for Medi-Cal, the state's insurance commissioner says.

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Board Shake-up in the Offing at Covered California?

California’s health insurance exchange signed up more than 144,000 people in the first month this year and determined that another 157,000 were eligible for coverage.

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New Obamacare Enrollments in California Top 144,000

California's health insurance exchange said 144,178 people have newly enrolled in Obamacare coverage during the first month of sign ups.

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Nevada Health Link Update

The state's health insurance exchange reported its first sign-up numbers this morning.

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New Obamacare Enrollment In California Nears 49,000

California's insurance exchange said 48,950 new people signed up for Obamacare coverage during the first three weeks of open enrollment.

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More than 1 million people signed up for Obamacare plans on in the week leading up to a key deadline, pushing total enrollment on that federal insurance exchange up to 2.4 million, officials announced Tuesday.

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Covered CA Glitch Diverting Some to Medi-Cal

With a key deadline arriving today, the state's health insurance exchange has continued to increase enrollment even as computer glitches divert some who seek to enroll or renew existing policies.

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Covered California Extends Deadline to Sign Up for Obamacare

California's health insurance exchange extended its deadline for consumers who want Obamacare coverage in effect beginning Jan. 1.

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Covered California, Immigration Advocates Urge Enrollment by Mixed Status Families

Many Californians eligible for Medi-Cal or Covered California -- particularly in families of mixed immigration status -- have been reluctant to seek coverage.

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Officials Say Price Comparison Is Crucial to Choosing Health Plans

The Obama administration on Thursday said that millions of people with health insurance purchased in the new federal marketplace would need to switch to different health plans to avoid increases in premiums or reductions in the subsidies they received from the government.

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