Affordable Care Act
While many counties in Florida saw increases in the average monthly premiums for mid-range health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act, Miami-Dade County saw a decrease in premiums.
U.S Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell will be in Miami Monday where she’ll take part in an Affordable Care Act Stakeholder panel discussion at Florida International University’s College of Law.
Open Enrollment for Affordable Care Act insurance plans will run through February 15th.
Health organizations throughout the state hosted sign up events as the health insurance enrollment season kicked off for its second year on Saturday.
Uninsured Floridians will be able to sign up coverage during the upcoming enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act.
The Health insurance company Cigna agreed to alter its prescription drug policy and ensure Floridians with HIV and AIDS have access to their medications.
Pointing to a new managed-care system and changes stemming from the Affordable Care Act, attorneys for the state are asking a federal judge to dig back into whether Florida properly provides care to children in the Medicaid program.
Attorney General Pam Bondi defended Gov. Rick Scott’s integrity and the state’s ongoing fight against same-sex marriage in a brisk and mostly civil debate Monday with her general-election challengers, Democrat George Sheldon and Libertarian Bill Wohlsifer.
Of the 984,000 Floridians who signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, nearly half were from South Florida.
With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?