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Georgia Senate candidates meet for final debates

...tepid support for the Affordable Care Act and that she criticized the law's requirement that individuals have health insurance coverage. Eliminating the requirement, he said, "would undermine the entire law" by reducing the revenue needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-05
Deadline for health care insurance enrollment is coming

...important deadline at the end of this month, and many don't realize it.March 31 is the last day to sign up for health insurance coverage and avoid a penalty under the health care overhaul.The Obama administration says about 4 million people have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-14/deadline-health-care-insur
Autism bill personal for Ga. lawmakers

...Georgia is one of 16 states that does not mandate coverage for autism.Of the 34 states that do mandate private health insurance coverage for autism, only Vermont also provides funding for treatment of children under Medicaid, according to Autism...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-05/autism-bill-personal-ga-
What freedoms will be left?

...most serious threat.The Affordable Care Act now requires big employers to provide birth control as part of health insurance coverage, irrespective of the employers' religious beliefs on the matter.Many have religious beliefs that consider...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-05/what-freedoms-will-be
Health insurance exchange enrollment in Georgia still unknown

...Georgians for a Healthy Future, said Thursday that interest has remained high on the opportunity to gain new health insurance coverage.Bowden added that phones in the health centers "are ringing off the hook.''And Dante McKay of Enroll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-10-17/health-insurance-exchange-en
Georgia 'navigators' say they're ready for Affordable Care Act

...University of Georgia say they're ready to roll this week, when uninsured people can begin signing up for health insurance coverage under the federal Affordable Care Act.Twelve navigators wrapped up training through the University of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-09-30/georgia-navigators-say-t
Affordable Care Act Q&A with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

...foreign country are not required to get health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act.Generally, health insurance coverage in the marketplace covers health care provided by doctors, hospitals, and medical services within the U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-09-17/affordable-care-act-qa-cente
Health care fraud a growing criminal enterprise

...Medicare and Medicaid Services.With the last of the baby boomer generation turning 50 this year and increased health insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act, Stew art and Crowder said fraud is expected to expand.Going after health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-02-01/health-care-fraud-grow
SRS contractors fear the worst as shutdown wears on

...simply because Congress and the president are in a vendetta fight," Johnson said.Employees still receive health insurance coverage and, thankfully, Johnson said, his family has enough savings to get by for a few weeks. However, the North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-11/srs-contractors-fear-worst-sh
More than 200,000 die from preventable stroke, heart disease

...Frieden said."Part of that is the survival effect, that smokers die young," he said.Another problem is in health insurance coverage and access to regular care, the report stated. Less than 2 percent of people older than 65 are uninsured because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-09-03/more-200000-die-preventable-