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Posted byon December 23, 2013 at 12:00 PM EDT
Ten years ago, skyrocketing premiums forced Nancy Beigel to choose between paying rent and paying for health insurance. She dropped her coverage and has been uninsured since then.
Posted byon December 20, 2013 at 8:02 PM EDT
President Obama answers questions from the press, discusses our economic progress over the last year, and laid out the work ahead for 2014.
Posted byon December 20, 2013 at 7:38 PM EDT
We will be continuing our Google+ Hangout Series on the Health Insurance Marketplace in Chinese on January 23, 2014.
Posted byon December 19, 2013 at 2:31 PM EDT
President Obama and the First Lady meet with a group of moms (and one aunt) in the Oval Office to talk about how health reform has benefitted their families.
Posted byon December 19, 2013 at 11:54 AM EDT
Women have a huge influence on their families and are a key demographic for the ongoing effort to ensure that consumers know about the benefits they can access through the health law. Moms understand how vital it is to nurture our kids to help them grow up strong and healthy.
Posted byon December 18, 2013 at 11:49 AM EDT
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will launch the first-ever, large-scale national health survey to collect detailed health information on NHPI households – the Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander National Health Interview Survey.
Posted byon December 17, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
Since taking office, President Obama and his Administration have taken significant steps to advance equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community.
Posted byon December 12, 2013 at 1:28 PM EDT
Under the Affordable Care Act, states have the opportunity to expand Medicaid coverage to provide millions of Americans access to affordable healthcare. Taken together, if all 24 states that haven’t expanded coverage did so, about 5.4 million uninsured Americans would gain access to health insurance coverage by 2016.
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Lisa No Longer Has to Worry About Her Daughter's Pre-Existing ConditionPosted byon December 12, 2013 at 12:15 PM EDT
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies are now prohibited from denying health coverage to children like Lisa's daughter who have pre-existing conditions
Posted byon December 4, 2013 at 11:40 PM EDT
Until you’ve read a medical bill from a hospital bed, it’s hard to understand the insecurity that millions face every day. But now, for the first time ever, all Americans will have access to quality, affordable health care, that can’t be denied because of preexisting conditions.