Kathleen Sebelius


  • Sebelius trying to have reformed study: Pro     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 7:06 PM ET

    Discussing glitches with Obamacare exchanges, with Dan Mendelson, former OBM associate director for health, and CNBC contributor Robert Costa.

  • HHS' Sebelius to testify on Obamacare     Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 10:03 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is testifying in front of a House panel on the future of Obamacare.

  • Obamacare: An uneven playing field for hospitals Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 10:45 AM ET

    In states opting out of the Medicaid expansion program, hospitals face higher costs under the Affordable Care Act.

  • Obamacare website ignites security warnings     Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    David Kennedy, TrustedSec CEO, explains why he has security concerns about the Healthcare.gov website and why it will be difficult to fix it.

  • Tenet CEO: Optimistic on Healthcare.gov     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    Tenet Health Care CEO Trevor Fetter weighs in on the Obamacare roll out. The federal website is disappointing but the California site is working quite well, he says.

  • Poking fun at Obamacare     Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 4:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports a cringe-worthy moment during Kathleen Sibelius' tour in Miami.

  • Obamacare site tip of the iceberg: Ex-Medtronic CEO Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 9:59 AM ET
    The Healthcare.gov website is displayed on laptop computers.

    "This is the Titanic." That's how former Medtronic Chairman and CEO Bill George described Obamacare. He predicted the troubled federal website won't be fixed by the end of the month.

  • Sebelius grilled on Capitol Hill again     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 3:14 PM ET

    Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testified in front of Senate again today on HealthCare.gov. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the CMS CIO Tony Trenkle will step down.

  • Sebelius faces Senate again on Obamacare     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports what HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is doing to reassure the Senate that Obamacare will be fixed.

  • Another day on the hot seat for Sebelius     Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 10:27 AM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Kathleen Sebelius faces another day answering questions about Healthcare.gov and the likelihood she will resign.

  • Haley Barbour: Fiscal crisis serious     Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    Haley Barbour, BGR Group founder, says fights over Obamacare have been over tactics and strategy, and not over policy. Barbour says the president has to lead, Congress can't lead.

  • Obamacare: Tech problem must be solved     Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    History will judge the administration by what's in operation by March 15, 2014, says Michael Leavitt, Leavitt Partners founder. If these tech glitches are not fixed, the president's legacy program will be seriously imperiled.

  • Who's responsible for fixing Obamacare?     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Former Health and Human Services secretary and former Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson, says Secretary Sebelius has to go back and start over will the rollout of Healthcare.gov.

  • Cigna CEO: 'We need to engage individuals'     Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 10:46 AM ET

    David Cordani, Cigna, president & CEO, says the health care system needs to evolve and improve affordability and quality for all.

  • Obama blames 'bad apple' insurers for plan cuts Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 9:56 AM ET
    President Obama speaks in Boston to bolster support for Obamacare.

    As administration officials scrambled to fix technical glitches, Obama blamed private insurers for a separate problem that has critics questioning his honesty.

  • Sebelius on the offensive     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 3:17 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs breaks down today's testimony on Healthcare.gov by Kathleen Sebelius.

  • Sebelius on the defense: Coombs     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, testified today on Capitol Hill admitting she is responsible for Healthcare.gov not working properly. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the latest details from the hearing.

  • Healthcare.gov: Was testing done?     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:30 AM ET

    Congressman Mike Rogers, (R-MI) asks Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, if any end to end security tests have been conducted since Healthcare.gov went live?

  • Rep. Lee Terry: Is enrollment data available?     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:23 AM ET

    Rep. Lee Terry, (R-NE) asks Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services secretary, if she has any data on how many people have tried to enroll but were not able to.

  • GOP 'on the wrong side of history': Rep. Engel     Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., asks Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius if Republican tactics have affected her ability to implement Obamacare.