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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.
Posted byon March 30, 2014 at 4:43 PM EDT
I saw it firsthand today: The surge of Americans across the country signing up for affordable coverage is continuing.
Posted byon March 29, 2014 at 2:06 PM EDT
The final deadline to get covered in 2014 is right around the corner, and Americans are lining up around the country (literally) to make sure they are.
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 2:46 PM EDT
Mark D. Bearden of North Carolina is a Republican, didn't vote for the President, and an avid watcher of Fox News. And he wants you to get covered.
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 10:33 AM EDT
Given the importance of having health insurance within the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community, last week the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI), White House Office of Public Engagement, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and many AAPI community leaders held an AAPI Enrollment Week of Action.