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Audit finds slipshod cybersecurity at

WASHINGTON - The government stored sensitive personal information on millions of health insurance customers in a computer system with basic security flaws, according to an official audit that uncovered slipshod practices.The...
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Rate increases approved for individual health care market

...percent for the two companies providing individual health insurance plans through the federally run online in Alaska and by Assurant Health to leave the health insurance market altogether.Wing-Heier said the high cost...
Health law sign-ups growing; uninsured rate falls

...million people signed up for health insurance under President Barack Obama's...losing a job that came with health insurance are available year-round through...since the Supreme Court upheld health insurance subsidies in all 50 states...
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Tax problems could jeopardize health law aid for 1.8M

...that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama's...complicated areas for consumers: health insurance and taxes. Confusion has lower the cost of their health insurance for 2016," Lodes explained...
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Health insurance deadline nears

...not yet insured through the health insurance marketplace or their employer. The deadline to sign up with the health insurance marketplace is Feb. 15. As...will be unable to sign up for health insurance unless they meet the guidelines...
Juneau to host health insurance enrollment

...information on how to enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace. The first presentation...about the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace and will SEARHC that did not have health insurance in place during the 2014 calendar...
Medicaid expansion sees small increase the first day, and those applicants now have health insurance.Another 527 Alaskans received insurance through...married couples) to apply for federally subsidized health insurance.Expansion has been a hotly contested issue, and...
Final opportunity to enroll in health insurance

...enrollment period to sign up for health insurance ended February 15, SEARHC will...and families who did not have health insurance in 2014 one more chance to enroll...apply for health coverage on the Health Insurance Marketplace call the Marketplace...
White House: Medicaid expansion 'right decision'

...low-income residents."Many Alaskans are working two or three jobs to make ends meet, and have not been able to afford health insurance," Walker said. "The Healthy Alaska Plan ensures that working Alaskans will no longer have to choose between health...
My Turn: Are you ready for back to school?

...preventive health services.Not currently enrolled in health insurance? You can enroll in Medicaid and CHIP at any a change in your family composition, loss of health insurance, moving into an area where your previous plan doesn't...


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