Tag: Exchange

Obamacare enrollment numbers are in- but what do they mean?

Obamacare enrollment numbers are in- but what do they mean? The Obama administration has released a report detailing the enrollment numbers from the first enrollment period.  Note that these numbers are still incomplete, as final enrollments were still trickling in from the two week grace period given to consumers who had difficulty enrolling before March 31, 2014.  The big number that has been bandied about...

California will not allow President Obama's Obamacare "fix" - Health plans scheduled to cancel as anticipated

Despite the president's wishes to the contrary, California yesterday rejected his plan to allow individuals to keep their current health plans through 2014.   In a press release, insurance commissioner Dave Jones expressed disappointment in the state health care exchange, CoveredCA, not allowing this provision to go through: Over a millionCalifornians have received cancellation notices from their health insurer. On behalf of these policyholders I...

"An important p...

"An important part of the Affordable Care Act will take place no matter what Congress does. It is already funded, you can't shut it down." The above quote is from President Obama, speaking today on the prospect of how shutting down the government may affect the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.  We have received numerous inquiries during the government shutdown talk on how...

Obamacare 101: Health Care Reform FAQ - en Español

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=H9ND8EATNP4 Not to be outdone, the Kaiser Family Foundation has released their popular Health Care reform video guide in Spanish as well. Watch as "Los YouToons Se Preparan Para Obamacare." Spanish-speaking consumers will go from "know-nothing" to "Know-it-all" in just seven minutes. Further questions/preguntas? Ask away! If you prefer to receive your options over the phone, simply dial 866-SUBSIDY or 800-783-0802

Obamacare 101: Health Care Reform Frequently Asked Questions

Obamacare is almost here! In about three weeks, Covered California- California's state-based health care exchange- will open its virtual doors for business.  Hundreds of thousands of individuals are estimated to be eligible for coverage, with many expected to take advantage of the opportunity to purchase guaranteed issue health insurance in the opening weeks.  While we at Quotebroker have spent that last few months keeping you...