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January 8, 2017
U.S. Senate to act this week on Obamacare repeal, McConnell says
WASHINGTON - The U.S.
January 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 4, 2017
Republicans make repealing Obamacare 'first order of business'
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama exhorted fellow Democrats on Wednesday to preserve his legacy-defining healthcare law as Republicans moved...
January 4, 2017 - 9:00pm
January 3, 2017
Changing Obamacare likely to mean higher costs, less coverage - or both
Lori Eng, a 62-yearold office manager who works in western Nebraska, sent an email not long ago telling me she was “terrified” she might lose her Obamacare health insurance. The many horror stories passed along in the media had frightened her, and she wanted me to hear from someone...
January 3, 2017 - 7:49am
January 1, 2017
U.S. judge blocks transgender, abortion-related Obamacare protections
A federal judge in Texas on Saturday issued a court order barring enforcement of an Obama administration policy seeking to extend anti-discrimination protections under the Affordable Care Act to transgender health and abortion-related services. The decision sides with Texas, seven...
January 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 29, 2016
Obamacare realities block path to reform
When Donald Trump takes office, he and Congress are likely to keep those aspects of Obamacare that work and revamp those that don't. That's Tim Huckle's message in the Herald's interview today. And we suspect the CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota is right. But there's...
November 29, 2016 - 6:38am
What you need to know about choosing health insurance
Even though the election is over and Republicans are in a position to repeal and replace Obamacare as they've been vowing to do for several years, that doesn't mean you should avoid signing up for 2017 insurance coverage.
November 29, 2016 - 6:36am
November 8, 2016
State health insurance rates up, but many still lack coverage
If you go What: JRMC U Forum on Health Insurance When: 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 Where: Legacy Center, 419 5th St. NE, Jamestown Information:...
November 8, 2016 - 6:39am
October 26, 2016
Navigator Project available for ACA
The North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, a center of excellence at Minot State University, was recently awarded $300,000 as a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid to assist North Dakota consumers in accessing health insurance through the federal...
October 26, 2016 - 6:55am
Obamacare premiums set to increase in N.D.
Average health insurance premiums are set to increase in North Dakota, but the state will avoid the eye-popping increases announced by the U.S....
October 26, 2016 - 6:43am
October 20, 2016
U.S. sees 1 million more people on Obamacare exchanges in 2017
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Health and Human Services Department estimates that 1 million more people will sign up for health insurance on the...
October 20, 2016 - 7:27am
October 13, 2016
ND bucks national trend of spiraling Obamacare costs, for now
FARGO -- North Dakota appears to be bucking a national trend in skyrocketing rate increases for health insurance sold under the Affordable Care Act’s marketplace. Individual purchasers of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, the state’s largest health insurer, will on average...
October 13, 2016 - 7:35am
July 19, 2016
UnitedHealth sees further losses for Obamacare insurance
UnitedHealth Group Inc. is still losing money on the individual insurance business created under President Barack Obama's national healthcare reform law due to customers' high medical costs, the company said on Tuesday.The largest U.S. health insurer said that it was booking $200...
July 19, 2016 - 12:00pm
March 23, 2016
U.S. high court confronts Obamacare contraceptives challenge
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court began hearing arguments on Wednesday in appeals by Christian groups demanding a full exemption on religious grounds from a mandate under President Barack Obama's healthcare law to provide insurance that covers contraceptives.Eight justices were...
March 23, 2016 - 9:12am
January 4, 2016
'Grandfathered' health plans draw mixed reviews
FARGO—After Katie and Patrick Lamb had their second child a few months ago, the Fargo couple began looking for a birth control option through their health insurance plan. She assumed that with passage of the Affordable Care Act, contraception would be covered by insurance....
January 4, 2016 - 7:20am
December 24, 2015
More than 19,000 sign up for Obamacare in North Dakota
FARGO—More than 19,000 North Dakotans have signed up for health insurance through the marketplace established by Obamacare, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services this week. The report comes in the middle of the 2016 open enrollment period, which began...
December 24, 2015 - 6:54am