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Posted byon May 13, 2014 at 12:30 PM EST
Tersita Batayola is being honored as a Health in the AAPI Community Champion of Change.
Posted byon May 11, 2014 at 7:17 PM EST
More than 8 million Americans have signed up for coverage through HealthCare.gov. And for families across America, that's making a difference –- providing peace of mind for parents and kids alike.
Posted byon May 7, 2014 at 6:05 PM EST
Over the last few years, Federal agencies have been implementing the President’s call for a government-wide review of existing regulations, identifying rules to be changed or removed because they are out-of-date, unnecessary, or overly burdensome. As part of this retrospective review, or “regulatory lookback,” agencies across the Federal government have identified hundreds of initiatives to reduce burdens and save taxpayer dollars. In fact, the retrospective review effort to date includes actions that will save more than $13 billion dollars in the near term, with more savings on the way.
Three Families in Pennsylvania Wrote the President About Health Reform -- Then They Thanked Him in PersonPosted byon May 1, 2014 at 3:05 PM EST
While in Pittsburgh, the President met with several families who wrote letters about how the Affordable Care Act is benefiting their lives.
Posted byon April 17, 2014 at 11:00 PM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon April 17, 2014 at 2:58 PM EST
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 2:17 PM EST
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 3:05 PM EST
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 11:15 AM EST
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 6:42 PM EST
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.