Allegheny County Sticking With Health Care Provider HighmarkAllegheny County officials say they are sticking with Highmark as the health care provider for its employees.
Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.
Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don't.
Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Unmarried Partner?Some insurance companies allow policies to be extended to unmarried partners.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance?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.
How Do I Choose A Doctor?Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.
Where Can I Get Care?Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
Local Congressmen React To President's New Effort To Extend Old Health PoliciesAfter telling Americans they could keep their old health plans -- only to find some policies cancelled because they failed to meet higher standards -- President Obama tried to make amends on Thursday.
Policy Cancelations: Obama Will Allow Old PlansBowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.
Despite Presidential Assurances, Some Health Policies CanceledAs President Barack Obama pushed his Affordable Care Act, he often said this: "If you like your doctor or health care plan, you can keep it."
PROGRAMMING NOTE: Changes Due To Game CoverageBecause of our coverage of tonight’s preseason Pittsburgh Steelers-Carolina Panthers game, all regular CBS Thursday night shows move to Pittsburgh’s CW beginning at 8 p.m.