Health Insurance

Health Care Obamacare Affordable Care Act Insurance

Ruling Keeps Coverage For Floridians, But Doesn’t End Debate

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a crucial interpretation of the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, preserving health insurance for more than 1 million Floridians but providing no larger solutions to the national or statewide divisions on the law.

06/25/2015

Carole and Mike Driscoll said they are grateful the Supreme Court decided to back Obamacare. (Source: CBS4)

Local Family Grateful SCOTUS Backs Obamacare

One South Florida family is breathing a sigh of relief after the Supreme Court’s decision to back Obamacare.

06/25/2015

Health Insurance Marketplace ACA

Insurers On Federal Exchanges Propose Rate Increases

Those who purchase health insurance through the federal government exchange could see a substantial increase in their premiums next year.

06/02/2015

Health Care Obamacare Affordable Care Act Insurance

Deadline For Health Insurance Under Federal Extension

Time is running out for people who don’t have health insurance and don’t want to be ‘dinged’ by the government for not having it.

04/30/2015

(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) One of the new private rooms. Existing semi-private rooms are being remodeled and converted into private rooms

Florida Sends Feds Hospital Funding Proposal

A proposal based on the state Senate’s plan to extending funding for hospitals that treat low-income patients has been submitted to the federal government.

04/20/2015

How are you planning to pay for long-term nursing care for an elderly parent, or even yourself? (Source: CBS4)

Pros, Cons Of Long Term Care Insurance

It’s a topic a lot of people don’t like to talk about: How are you planning to pay for long-term nursing care for an elderly parent, or even yourself?

04/03/2015

Health Care Tax Credit

How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax Filing

Learn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.

03/23/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida #2 For Number Of Uninsured In State

When it comes residents without health insurance, Florida is number two in the nation. But not in a good way.

03/17/2015

Health Care Obamacare Affordable Care Act Insurance

Sunday Last Day To Sign Up For Health Insurance

Those wanting to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act should do so before or on Sunday.

02/14/2015

File photo of a doctor wearing a stethoscope. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Obamacare: Will the U.S. Supreme Court Doom Federal Subsidies For Floridians?

After its very rocky roll out, Obamacare is taking off. And nowhere is enrollment higher than here in Florida. One-point-one million Floridians have signed up this year. But now, as CBS4’s Rick Folbaum explained, the U.S. Supreme Court is deciding a case that could all but strip Florida residents of the healthcare safety net they’ve only just been able to afford.

CBS4–02/13/2015

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