WASHINGTON, Dec 11- U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Wednesday asked the department's inspector general to investigate the performance of private contractors in the flawed launch of the Obamacare website.» Read More
BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 7- Hedge fund manager Philip Falcone, banned from the securities industry for five years by U.S. regulators, is also being banned for seven years from decision-making roles at Fidelity& Guaranty Life Insurance, a unit of his firm, New York officials said on Monday.
BOSTON, Oct 7- Hedge fund manager Philip Falcone, banned from the securities industry for five years by U.S. regulators, is also being banned for seven years from decision-making roles at Fidelity& Guaranty Life Insurance, a unit of his firm, New York officials said on Monday.
The Obama administration will be working hard over the weekend to smooth out technical glitches that have plagued Obamacare sign-up.
As few as 1 in 100 applications on the federal government's exchange contains enough information to enroll the applicant in a plan.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 3- Americans trying to find out how much health coverage will cost under Obamacare endured a third day of limited access to new online health insurance exchanges on Thursday, leading to a growing backlog of people waiting to enter the system.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Oct 3- Access to new online health insurance exchanges remained limited on Thursday for millions of Americans seeking information on Obamacare benefits, creating a backlog of the uninsured seeking coverage.
Days after the launch of government-run health insurance marketplaces, high traffic continues to thwart enrollment on the Obamacare exchanges.
Drugstores signed on to help educate consumers about Obamacare, but they have their sights set on the future business of these newly insured consumers.
NEW YORK, Oct 2- Stephanie Desaulniers is among the millions of Americans seeking information on new Obamacare health insurance plans launched this week, not because she lacks coverage, but because she's ready for a better deal.
Oct 2- Patients and investors gauging the impact of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law on hospitals, clinics and other providers need look no further than Tenet Healthcare Corp, the country's No. 3 for-profit hospital chain.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on the slowness of the federal website Healthcare.gov, which provides access to the official Health Insurance Marketplace.
TOKYO, Oct 2- Japanese government bond yields fell to nearly five-month lows on Wednesday, a day after the government announced a historic tax hike and stimulus package, underscoring that bond investors expect the Bank of Japan to keep the pressure on yields.
NBC's Danielle Leigh reports the Healthcare.gov website crashed early this morning, as the online health insurance marketplaces officially opened. Merrill Matthews, Ph.D. of Institute of Policy Innovation Resident scholar weighs in.
The long-awaited health insurance websites were besieged by millions of visitors, which overwhelmed the system in many cases.
Oscar is a new start-up health insurance company, aiming to change the state of health benefits. Kevin Nazemi, co-founder of Oscar, explains how the benefits will work.
President Obama's landmark health-care reform law hits a momentous milestone Tuesday, as government-run insurance marketplaces open for business.
A number of Obamacare provisions, many of which have already gone into effect, are aimed at reducing the growth of health-care spending.
WASHINGTON, Oct 1- Unexpectedly high Internet traffic volumes spawned delays on the first day of operations for federally operated Obamacare health insurance marketplaces, but the problems would be resolved within hours, an official said on Tuesday.
"It's a mistake to think that government can do this alone," says Gary Lauer, eHealth CEO, sharing his thoughts on the Affordable Care Act. "You really need a partnership between both the public and private sector."
WASHINGTON, Sept 30- Some activities of asset managers could pose risks to the broader marketplace, according to a study released by the Treasury Department on Monday that boosted the likelihood the largest such firms would face tougher federal scrutiny.