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Health Expansion, LIP Program Divide Budget Proposals

In a move that creates a $5 billion divide with the House, the Senate released a budget proposal Thursday that banks on expanding health-care coverage for low-income Floridians and extending a critical funding program for hospitals.

03/19/2015

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State Senate Moves Forward On Health Expansion

Trying to build momentum amid continued opposition from House leaders, a Senate panel Tuesday approved a plan that would expand health coverage to an estimated 800,000 low-income Floridians.

03/11/2015

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Florida Hospitals On Brink Of Losing $1 Billion In Federal Aid

Florida is set to lose more than $1 billion in aid to hospitals around the state if doesn’t expand its Medicaid program.

03/09/2015

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

Senate To Consider New Health Exchange

Looking for ways to expand health-care coverage, a Senate committee next week is slated to consider a wide-ranging proposal that would set up a new insurance-exchange program, according to documents filed Thursday.

03/05/2015

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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Focus on South Florida: Affordable Care Act

February 15th is the deadline for open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The Healthcare Nation Awareness Foundation, or HNAF, is a local nonprofit whose mission is to increase enrollment by education and empowerment. We focus on how the organization is reaching out and how you can take advantage of the services it offers.

My TV 33–02/02/2015

Health Care Obamacare Affordable Care Act Insurance

Last Day For “Obamacare” Sign Up

Time is running out to sign up for health insurance and have that coverage take effect starting January 1st. Monday, December 15th, is the final day to sign up to meet the deadline.

12/15/2014

Health Care Obamacare Affordable Care Act Insurance

Health Insurance Enrollment Begins

Health organizations throughout the state hosted sign up events as the health insurance enrollment season kicked off for its second year on Saturday.

11/15/2014

Republican presidential candidate, former Speaker of the House of Representatives Newt Gingrich greets people outside Webster Elementary School where primary voting is taking place on January 10, 2012 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Voters in New Hampshire headed to the polls in the nation's first primary election to pick their choice for a U.S. presidential candidate. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Newt Gingrich & Wife Stop Into South Florida

Former U.S. Representative Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista Gingrich are making a stop in Fort Lauderdale this weekend.

11/08/2014

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