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Health Plans Scramble To Calculate 2015 Rates

Health Plans Scramble To Calculate 2015 Rates

By Jay Hancock Kaiser Health News With the results sure to affect politics as well as pocketbooks, health insurers are already preparing to..

April 29, 2014
Minorities More Likely to Fall Into ACA Coverage Gap

Minorities More Likely to Fall Into ACA Coverage Gap

In states such as North Carolina that decided not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, the percentage of minorities who remain..

April 21, 2014
NC One of Ten States Critical To Obamacare Enrollment Goals

NC One of Ten States Critical To Obamacare Enrollment Goals

North Carolina is one of the key states being targeted by leaders in the Obama administration for enrollment in the online health exchanges..

March 20, 2014
North Carolina Obamacare Enrollment Remains Robust

North Carolina Obamacare Enrollment Remains Robust

By Rose Hoban North Carolina added more than 52,000 people to the federal insurance exchange created by the Affordable Care Act by the end..

February 14, 2014
Top 10 N.C. Health Care Stories of 2013

Top 10 N.C. Health Care Stories of 2013

Health care in North Carolina was often the big story in 2013, from Medicaid to the Affordable Care Act to controversy surrounding North..

December 31, 2013
Insurers’ Risk Assessment of Rural Communities Adds to High Premiums

Insurers’ Risk Assessment of Rural Communities Adds to High Premiums

This is the second of a two-installment story on how the Affordable Care Act is taking shape in the state’s rural communities. Part one..

December 17, 2013
Rural Premium Rates Impacted by Politics, Locale

Rural Premium Rates Impacted by Politics, Locale

In this first of a two-part story, N.C. Health News examines how in rural parts of North Carolina insurance premiums on the federal..

December 16, 2013
Surveys Show Lukewarm, Negative Responses to Obamacare

Surveys Show Lukewarm, Negative Responses to Obamacare

By Rose Hoban Although the rollout of healthcare.gov – the website for purchasing health insurance through the Affordable Care Act –..

December 13, 2013
No Clear Answers for Farmers in Obamacare

No Clear Answers for Farmers in Obamacare

Obama administration officials promised that rural residents, in particular, would see reductions in their health insurance rates. But..

October 23, 2013
Who Will Provide Obamacare?

Who Will Provide Obamacare?

Obamacare is coming, and its success depends on primary-care practitioners. But there are not many of them. By Taylor Sisk We’re a hearty..

October 10, 2013
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