Health Care Connection

Health Care Connection

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

Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 at 10:40 PM EST

Connecticut Couple Faces Health Care Sign- Up Challenges

Connecticut Couple Faces Health Care Sign- Up Challenges

A Bridgewater couple trying to enroll for health insurance on the state exchange says they're running into major road blocks.

Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 at 01:06 PM EST

Health Insurance Enrollment Deadline Approaching

Health Insurance Enrollment Deadline Approaching

With the December 23rd deadline to sign up for health insurance approaching, many continue to sign up here in Connecticut.

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

Sebelius Pledges "Relentless" Push to Fix Health Site

Sebelius Pledges "Relentless" Push to Fix Health Site

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius promised a “relentless” push to continue improving the HealthCare.gov website and announced an inspector general review of the process that led...

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

365K Bought Insurance on Health Exchanges in Oct., Nov.

365K Bought Insurance on Health Exchanges in Oct., Nov.

Those numbers — which cover October and November, but not the sign-ups thus far for December — show that the pace of enrollments picked up after the rocky rollout of the initially glitch-riddled...

Friday, Dec 6, 2013 at 06:09 PM EST

Access Health CT Opens New Haven Location

Access Health CT Opens New Haven Location

Access Health CT has opened a new enrollment center in New Haven.

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2013 at 04:10 AM EST

Obama on Obamacare: "We're Not Repealing It"

Obama on Obamacare: "We're Not Repealing It"

Repeal Obamacare? Not on my watch, the president defiantly insisted Tuesday, amid much-publicized technical woes for his signature health care reform law's online insurance exchanges.

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

Congressman: Healthcare.gov Security "Breathtakingly" Bad

Congressman: Healthcare.gov Security "Breathtakingly" Bad

As the Obama administration claimed major progress in getting its health care enrollment web site running, Republican opponents of the Affordable Care Act renewed their criticism Sunday.

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

Feds: Obamacare Site "Night and Day” From October

Feds: Obamacare Site "Night and Day” From October

Obama administration officials said Sunday, Healthcare.gov is much better, working more than 90 percent of the time and up to the promised capacity of 50,000 users at any given time, NBC News reported.

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

Obamacare Enrollment Delayed for Small Businesses

Obamacare Enrollment Delayed for Small Businesses

Small businesses interested in buying marketplace health insurance plans for their workers will have to purchase them from agents, brokers or insurance companies for the next year, rather than through...

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 09:24 PM EST

Obamacare Website Sign-Up Deadline Extended 1 Week

Obamacare Website Sign-Up Deadline Extended 1 Week

Trying to buy healthcare on the glitch-laden Obamacare website? You've got another week to do it.

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.