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Posted byon April 18, 2014 at 12:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon April 17, 2014 at 3:58 PM EDT
Speaking from the White House Briefing Room, President Obama announced that 8 million Americans have now signed up for private health coverage.
Posted byon April 11, 2014 at 3:17 PM EDT
President Obama announces that Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the current director of the Office of Management and Budget would follow Kathleen Sebelius as Secretary of Health and Human Services.
Posted byon April 9, 2014 at 4:05 PM EDT
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services releases information for the first time about the types and frequency of medical services that doctors and health care providers deliver to people with Medicare—and how much providers are paid.
Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 12:15 PM EDT
Enrollment in Medicaid and CHIP in February was at least 3 million people higher than it was, on average, between July and September. While this is great progress, states where governors or legislatures refuse to implement the Medicaid expansion provisions of the law will leave 5.7 million Americans uninsured.
Posted byon April 1, 2014 at 7:42 PM EDT
The President sends a message to the White House email list following his remarks in the Rose Garden, announcing that 7.1 million Americans are now enrolled in private insurance thanks to the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon April 1, 2014 at 2:48 PM EDT
As of today, we know that more than 7 million Americans have signed up for private health coverage.
Posted byon March 31, 2014 at 5:20 PM EDT
As consumers surge to Healthcare.gov on the last day of open enrollment, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy’s #GeeksGetCovered initiative continues to focus on raising awareness, sharing stories, and encouraging healthcare enrollment among geeks, innovators, and entrepreneurs. As part of the effort, we recently caught up with Seattle-based entrepreneur Galen Ward, who founded the real estate website Estately in 2006.
Posted byon March 31, 2014 at 2:55 PM EDT
We recently caught up with entrepreneur Michael Staton, who enrolled in health insurance via the online Marketplaces. Michael has worked with a variety of innovative education companies in roles ranging from founder and CEO to venture partner to advisor--and is a Geek who got covered.
Posted byon March 31, 2014 at 1:06 PM EDT
If you don't have health insurance, March 31 is the last day to get coverage that starts in 2014.