The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong"» Read More
WASHINGTON, June 5- The U.S. Senate on Thursday confirmed Sylvia Mathews Burwell as President Barack Obama's new health secretary, making her chiefly responsible for implementing the controversial healthcare law known as Obamacare.
*Fiscal year 2014 deficit estimated to fall to $492 billion. WASHINGTON, April 14- Health insurance subsidies under the Affordable Care Act will cost slightly less than previously thought, helping to slow down the forecast growth of U.S. deficits over the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office said on Monday.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the resignation of Kathleen Sebelius after the botched launch of President Obama's health care program.
WASHINGTON, April 10- Kathleen Sebelius, the U.S. health secretary who oversaw the botched rollout of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare reforms, has resigned, a senior administration official said on Thursday. Obama was due to announce the change with Sebelius and Burwell at his side at a White House event at 10:45 ET/ 1445 GMT on Friday.
WASHINGTON, April 10- Kathleen Sebelius, the top U.S. official who oversaw the badly managed rollout of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare reforms, has resigned, a senior administration official said on Thursday.
Her resignation comes just days after the initial enrollment period for Obamacare ended.
WASHINGTON, April 10- More than 7.5 million people are expected to sign up for private health coverage this year under President Barack Obama's healthcare law, the top U.S. health official said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, April 3- The Obama administration announced on Thursday that same-sex married couples can qualify for Medicare hospital and physician benefits for the first time.
A deluge of health insurance shoppers flooded Obamacare exchanges over the weekend and into Monday, rushing to beat the midnight enrollment deadline.
WASHINGTON, March 27- More than 6 million people have now signed up for private insurance plans under President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law known as Obamacare, reflecting a surge in enrollments days before the March 31 deadline, the White House said on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, March 27- The White House said on Thursday that more than 6 million people have now signed up for private insurance plans under President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law known as Obamacare, reflecting a surge in enrollments days before the March 31 deadline.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke Monday at Montclair State University, saying there would be no extension of the Obamacare enrollment deadline.
We expected to see some lumps and bumps in the rollout, says George Barrett, Cardinal Health CEO, and Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, discussing how Obamacare is prompting change within the health care industry.
There will be no delay in penalty for missing the health care enrollment deadline, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said.
Some medical experts and lawmakers are urging the FDA to reconsider its approval of the new narcotic painkiller Zohyrdo, reports CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan.
Hospitals and medical practices are preparing for confusion and hassles as new insurance plans under President Obama's healthcare law take effect.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the Obama administration's latest policy move that says consumers whose plans were cancelled will not face a penalties for not being insured in 2014, and they will have the option of buying a catastrophic plan.
Jim Hoft, founder of thegatewaypundit.com, talks about having his health care coverage canceled under Obamacare.
CNBC.com's Dan Mangan reports the latest developments with the Affordable Care Act.
The House GOP chief watchdog is accusing HSS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius of "criminal obstruction." Rep. Darrell Issa, (R-CA), weighs in on the accusation.