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 explain who is eligible...and how to enroll. Signing up for insurance between Nov. 15 and Dec. 15 will ensure...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

...released for driving without a valid license in the 3000 block of Egan Drive. He was additionally cited for driving without insurance, and his vehicle was impounded.Fire and medical? At 1:20 a.m. Thursday, basic life support care was given to a...
Alaska unemployment insurance tax to shrink in 2015

Alaskans' average unemployment insurance tax rates will be reduced by 19 percent in 2015, according to a news release from the office of Gov. Sean Parnell."This is...
My Turn: Time to continue moving Alaska forward care to ensure every Alaskan has access. Before reform, 34 percent of individual Alaskans were denied health care by insurance companies and kicked off their policies if they had a preexisting condition.Seniors now have a stronger Medicare program...
Keeping your health law plan may mean a premium hike

...Many of the 7 million consumers who got insurance under President Barack Obama's health...Act offers subsidized private health insurance to people who don't have access to...the job. and state insurance markets are launching their second annual...
Smoother marketplace rollout expected

...smoother rollout of the federally run online insurance marketplace than during last year' people sign up for private health insurance, is not expecting the same technological...Moda Health. Alaska's Division of Insurance has approved rate increases for the coming...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Nov. 17, 2014

...entire month.Fortunately, there's an easy fix: Get a flu shot. If you have health insurance, it's probably free. If you don't have health insurance, the state will give you a free flu shot at any of the state public health centers...
My Turn: Reflecting on two nights on call

...primary care is a deficiency of health care insurance. Valley Medical Care, as well as other...uncompensated service, as we need revenue from insurance companies and Medicare and Medicaid to...these individuals without the help of insurance. Other Alaskans that I have cared for...
Slack Tide: Will Mark Begich stop calling me now?

...they're also really interested in how I spend my money, allocate my screen time and rate my satisfaction with my current insurance coverage). While I'm flattered by all the attention, honestly, this last election cycle was a little over the top...
Check for $1 is too little, too late

...month after the Social Security Administration issues written notice of the applicant's eligibility for SSI or Disability Insurance benefits, or the first day of the month after the Disability Determination Service notifies DPA that the applicant is disabled...


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