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With Millions of Sign-ups So Far, Obamacare Enrollment Is Brisk

With Millions of Sign-ups So Far, Obamacare Enrollment Is Brisk

Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges is on track for meeting Obama administration projections. By Phil..

December 17, 2014 with 0 Comments
Advancing a New Model to Meet the Dental Health Needs of Rural NC

Advancing a New Model to Meet the Dental Health Needs of Rural NC

The ECU School of Dental Medicine is expanding its statewide network of clinics that offer sliding-scale services and unique educational..

December 8, 2014 with 1 Comment
Federal Officials Urge Marketplace Consumers To Look For Better Deals In 2015

Federal Officials Urge Marketplace Consumers To Look For Better Deals In 2015

By Mary Agnes Carey Kaiser Health News More than 70 percent of people who currently have insurance through the health law’s federal..

December 5, 2014 with 0 Comments
Fast-food Workers Struggle to Pay for Health Insurance and Other Basics

Fast-food Workers Struggle to Pay for Health Insurance and Other Basics

Low-wage employees in Durham protesting Thursday for a $15 minimum wage said one of their biggest concerns is lack of access to health care..

December 5, 2014 with 4 Comments
Black Pastors Hear Gospel of Health Insurance

Black Pastors Hear Gospel of Health Insurance

In North Carolina, about one in five blacks lacks health insurance. Now grassroots organizers are targeting black churches to enroll people..

December 2, 2014
Consumer Guide On Health Law Enrollment for 2014

Consumer Guide On Health Law Enrollment for 2014

Haven’t thought about the health care law for a while? Now’s the time. By Mary Agnes Carey Kaiser Health News Passed in 2010, the..

November 20, 2014
Triad Healthcare Group Displays Potential, Pitfalls of ACO Model

Triad Healthcare Group Displays Potential, Pitfalls of ACO Model

As North Carolina lawmakers consider requiring Medicaid providers to be part of accountable care organizations, they can look to some of..

November 4, 2014
Turning 65? Nine Tips for Signing Up for Medicare

Turning 65? Nine Tips for Signing Up for Medicare

By Caroline Mayer Kaiser Health News “Welcome to America’s hottest talk line. Ladies, to talk to interesting and exciting guys..

October 8, 2014
New Statistics Show Drops in the Rate of Uninsured

New Statistics Show Drops in the Rate of Uninsured

This story was updated at 10:10 am with additional quotes. By Rose Hoban Fewer people nationwide lacked health insurance in the opening..

September 17, 2014
Small Firms Slow to Embrace ACA Business Exchanges

Small Firms Slow to Embrace ACA Business Exchanges

As the online health insurance exchange for small businesses comes online, few businesses are signing up. By Christine Vestal Stateline..

September 16, 2014
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