Archive: November, 2013

HEALTHCARE.GOV RECEIVES CYBER ATTACK

November 13, 2013 No Comments by admin
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Obamacare Site Subject To Unsuccessful Cyber Attack: Official WASHINGTON, Nov 13 (Reuters) – The Obama administration’s troubled HealthCare.gov site has been subject to an unsuccessful cyber attack aimed at overwhelming and taking down the site, a U.S. cybersecurity official said on Wednesday. “We are aware of one open source action attempting a denial of service [...]

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COST BREAKDOWN OF COVERED CALIFORNIA PLANS

November 13, 2013 No Comments by admin
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When using the cost estimator to find plans that are available to you through Covered California, be sure to look at every detail of the plan. Don’t just look at the low monthly premium and think that is the best plan to go with. It is important to look at every detail of the plan, [...]

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2012-2013 ANNUAL REPORT IS RELEASED BY COVERED CALIFORNIA

November 13, 2013 No Comments by admin
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2013 Covered California Releases Its 2012-2013 Annual Report Report Details California’s Progress to Successfully Implement the Affordable Care Act SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Today, Covered California™ released its fiscal year 2012-2013 annual “Report to the Governor and the Legislature,” detailing its progress to implement the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in [...]

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SENATORS CALL FOR OPEN ENROLLMENT EXTENSION

November 11, 2013 No Comments by admin
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Senators have called for an open enrollment extension for the federal and state level exchanges. The reason the Senators have called for this extension is because of the time lost at the beginning of the open enrollment period due to technical difficulties with both the federal and state websites. Because the government was not thoroughly [...]

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COVERED CALIFORNIA REMOVES CARRIER

November 11, 2013 No Comments by admin
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Covered California has announced that is has removed Alameda Alliance from the exchange. The reason the Alameda Alliance has been dropped is because Alameda’s application for a “material modification” was not approved by the state Department of Managed Health Care. This does not mean that Alameda is totally out of the exchange for good, it [...]

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COVERED CALIFORNIA RELEASES NEW STATISTICS

November 11, 2013 No Comments by admin
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Based on the statistics below, Covered California should be doing quite well. Unfortunately, their website is still having some problems (though greatly improved from week one) and wait times are still at least a half hour long, despite the the 3 min. wait time they claim to have. Also, their agent designation is currently not [...]

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