Obamacare

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

Rone George  (Source: CBS4)

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

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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

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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

Former Florida Governor and Democratic candidate for Governor Charlie Crist (L) and Republican Florida Governor Rick Scott participate in a televised debate at Broward College on October 15, 2014 in Davie, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

PolitiFact Florida: Fact-Checking Claims On Medicaid Expansion

Charlie Crist has berated Gov. Rick Scott for not accepting federal dollars to expand Medicaid; the state and federally funded program that provides medical care to the poor.

10/31/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

State Wants To Make Case Again On Children’s Health Care

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.

10/27/2014

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Amid Nasty Ads Congressional Candidates Have A Lot In Common

In the race for U.S. Congress for District 26, the nasty ads are plastered all over social media and TV.

09/23/2014

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Four New Insurers To Offer Health Plans In Florida

Of the 984,000 Floridians who signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, nearly half were from South Florida.

09/23/2014

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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