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Affordable Care Act

Allegheny County To Hold Affordable Care Act Event

The Heinz Field event will provide Pennsylvanians the opportunity to learn more about the affordable health insurance options available on the Health Insurance Marketplace.

10/09/2013

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Pentagon: Most Furloughed Civilians Ordered Back

The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work.

10/05/2013

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Affordable Care Act Could Bring Rise In Scams

Officials warn that with the Affordable Care Act launching Tuesday, there could also be a rise in scams.

10/01/2013

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Health Insurance For Uninsured Launched Today Under Obamacare

On the first day uninsured Americans could sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, a crowd turned out at the Hill House to learn more.

10/01/2013

Affordable Care Act Application Information

In the midst of the government shutdown, the Affordable Care Act was given the green light this morning.

10/01/2013

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Congress Misses Deadline For Averting Shutdown

Congress has missed the deadline for averting the first partial government shutdown in 17 years.

10/01/2013

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Health Insurance For Uninsured Kicks Off On Tuesday

Tuesday, Oct. 1, is the first day uninsured Americans can sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, often known as Obamacare.

09/30/2013

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Financial Help For Many, Penalties For Some Under Obamacare

On Tuesday, Pennsylvanians without health insurance can pick one of 36 private insurance plans that the Obama administration says, on average, will cost around $286 a month.

09/26/2013

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Health Exchanges Kick In Next Week

Americans can start to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare next Tuesday, but do you know what that means?

09/25/2013

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Where Are The Uninsured In America?

Massachusetts has lowest percentage of uninsured residents with only 4.5 percent; Texas has the highest with 28.8 percent. Generally the highest uninsured rates can be found in the South and West.

09/04/2013

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Who Are The Uninsured In America?

Young adults 19-34 years of age represent the group most likely to be uninsured. More than three-quarters of uninsured Americans come from working families.

09/04/2013

Health Reform Rollout: Today – 2018

While many Americans are aware of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and what may be in store in the near future, some are unaware of the longer term provisions still to come. Below is a […]

08/25/2013

Glossary Of Insurance Terms

Deductibles, Co-Pays & Other Policy Jargon This glossary includes many commonly used insurance and insurance-related terms. It is not an exhaustive list and only meant as an educational or informational aid. Terms, or definitions, as […]

08/07/2013

Pennsylvania & The Affordable Care Act

What The Affordable Care Act Means For Pennsylvanians

07/30/2013

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Free Preventative Services Insurance Providers Are Required To Offer

Every American with health insurance, including Medicare, is now eligible for many preventive services that previously often required a co-payment, deductible or other out-of-pocket cost.

07/23/2013

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