Health Care Connection

Health Care Connection

A Wealth of Information about the Affordable Care Act and the Health Care Changes Ahead

Wednesday, Mar 26, 2014 at 05:27 PM EDT

Woman Questions Health Insurance Cancellation Notice

Woman Questions Health Insurance Cancellation Notice

With less than a week left to sign up on the state’s health insurance exchange, there are still bumps in the road, as one Farmington woman found out when she received a letter Saturday saying her coverage would...

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 02:30 AM EDT

32 Million Underinsured in U.S.: Report

32 Million Underinsured in U.S.: Report

A new report finds that 32 million Americans were underinsured in 2012, meaning their health insurance was not able to cover their costs.

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 06:32 PM EDT

Deadline Approaching for ACA Open Enrollment

Deadline Approaching for ACA Open Enrollment

There's just one week to go for open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act. March 31 is the final day for individuals to sign up on the state exchange without being subject to a penalty.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 04:47 AM EDT

Obama Reveals NCAA Picks, Touts "ACA Bracket" GIFs

Obama Reveals NCAA Picks, Touts "ACA Bracket" GIFs

President Barack Obama picked Michigan State to beat defending champions Louisville in the NCAA men's basketball tournament title game. The nation’s first basketball fan filled out his bracket in his...

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014 at 08:59 PM EDT

Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches

Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches

Those looking to sign up for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act need to do so before the March 31 open enrollment deadline.

Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 11:43 PM EST

Obama Holds Town Hall on Latinos and Health Law

Obama Holds Town Hall on Latinos and Health Law

President Barack Obama urged uninsured Latinos to sign up for health care through new exchanges before the window closes at the end of March. The federal health care law doesn't cover immigrants who are in...

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 07:13 AM EST

March Health Care Deadline Looms

March Health Care Deadline Looms

Nearly every citizen of the United States must be signed up for health insurance by March 31 or risk paying a fine. But as recently as last month, three-fourths of the uninsured didn't know there was a March 31...

Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 at 03:55 PM EST

Access Health CT Website Down Tonight for Maintenance

Access Health CT Website Down Tonight for Maintenance

The Access Health CT website will not be available from 8 p.m. on Thursday until 8 a.m. on Friday because of system maintenance.

Monday, Feb 10, 2014 at 07:21 PM EST

Businesses Get More Time on Obamacare Mandate

Businesses Get More Time on Obamacare Mandate

The U.S. government on Monday delayed another part of President Barack Obama's health reform law, saying medium-sized businesses would not face a tax penalty until 2016 for not providing employees...

Friday, Feb 7, 2014 at 07:19 PM EST

Some Doctors Opting Out of Access Health CT Plans

Some Doctors Opting Out of Access Health CT Plans

Some Connecticut residents who have enrolled in health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act are finding out their doctors aren't participating in Access Health CT plans.

About ACA
Affordable Care Act is a United States federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Together with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, it represents the most significant government expansion and regulatory overhaul of the country's healthcare system since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965.

Having trouble with healthcare.gov? Enroll or get information about Affordable Care Act plans by calling a specialist 24 hours a day at 800-318-2596.
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