•  
  •  
Georgia still high in uninsured

Nearly one in five people in Georgia still lack health insurance while other southern states that expanded Medicaid saw dramatic improvement of uninsured rates, according to the director of health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-24/georgia-still-high-uninsured
Health insurance giant's database hacked

...INDIANAPOLIS - Hackers broke into a health insurance database storing information...private individual and group health insurance, plans on the health care overhaul's...obtain stolen Social Security or health insurance account numbers have shown more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-05/health-insurance-giants-da
Health care enrollment tops 10 million as deadline nears

At least 10 million people have enrolled in health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, including nearly...about 7.75 million had enrolled in the federal health insurance marketplace, which includes the 37 states such as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-11/health-care-enrollment-tops-
Health care Web site sends out wrong tax information

...Services department, Andy Slavitt, who oversees health insurance programs, said consumers affected by the problem...health care law and taxes. The law subsidizes private health insurance for people who don't have access to job-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-21/health-care-web-site-sends-out-wron
How to Retire Quickly

...but you won't need to be making those in retirement. What you will need to include is how much you spent on health insurance, which, if it's provided by your employer, will be stated on your tax documents. Now, there are some expenses that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-02-17/how-retir
Ga. health exchange enrollment nears 400,000

...up for coverage in the 2015 health insurance exchange, federal officials...automatic signups.Bill Custer, a health insurance expert at Georgia State University...having more people enrolled in health insurance also benefits our state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-15/ga-health-exchange-enrol
Nearly 10 million enrolled in Affordable Care Act

Nearly 10 million people have gotten private health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, including almost...million had enrolled in the 37 states using the federal Health Insurance Marketplace, which includes Georgia, South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-04/nearly-10-million-enrolled-a
Thousands sign up for Obamacare but more expected

...Plus @Belle Terrace to get health insurance for her disabled sister, Justina...higher, according to the federal Health Insurance Marketplace Web site, Healthcare...For people like Cail, who has health insurance, it was more about making sure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-02-03/thousands-sign-obamacare-mor
'Biosimilar' drug bill clears Senate panel

...month.That's how much Kerry Tucker spends for the "biologic" medication to treat her arthritis."And I have health insurance,'' she told lawmakers last week.Biologic drugs are specially engineered drugs that have made a major difference...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-15/biosimilar-drug-bill-cle
Bad health care news for school workers

...billion budget for fiscal year 2016 would eliminate health insurance coverage for 11,500 "non-certificated" school...added that some might qualify for subsidies in the health insurance exchange.Reese projected a fiscal 2017 deficit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/bad-health-care-news-sch