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Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)
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Top Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Articles

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  • McDonough's comments on Obamacare rebutted [Letter]

    Editor: It would do Del. McDonough well if he reviewed the facts prior to espousing an opinion concerning the recent agreement between the federal government and the Cost Review Commission of the state. The commission has set rates since 1974 and in...
  • Senate panel to review thousands of health exchange documents

    Senate panel to review thousands of health exchange documents
    The Senate panel probing what went wrong with Maryland's bungled health exchange has decided to wait two weeks for another hearing while state lawyers plow through a mountain of records lawmakers want to review. Sen. Thomas M. “Mac”...
  • Email issues? Maryland officials opt to Google it

    Email issues? Maryland officials opt to Google it
    Not long ago state officials in Maryland faced a technology roadblock that anyone who works at a private company would find quaint: There was no easy way to blast an email to the entire workforce. For an administration led by an early BlackBerry addict,...
  • Politicians owe Marylanders an apology for health law's failures [Letter]

    Politicians owe Marylanders an apology for health law's failures [Letter]
    Columnist Dan Rodricks writes that Marylanders have an apology coming for the flawed rollout of Obamacare ("Some Marylanders deserve apology for insurance stress," Jan. 16). Mr. Rodricks might start by with apologizing himself for his endless...
  • Why do Democrats reward failure and incompetence? [Letter]

    Why do Democrats reward failure and incompetence? [Letter]
    Between the smoking ruins of U.S. foreign policy and the steaming mess of the Maryland health insurance exchange, Hillary Clinton's and Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's leading positions in polls of Democratic primary voters seem to suggest that failure,...
  • Health exchange glitch sends callers to Seattle pottery business

    Health exchange glitch sends callers to Seattle pottery business
    Hundreds of people who got stuck on Maryland's glitch-ridden health exchange have ended up on the phone with Sue Lunz. And her pottery supply business. In Seattle. The state mistakenly listed her company's 1-800 number on the website, directing some...
  • Critics say wrong number is latest failure of Md. health exchange

    Critics say wrong number is latest failure of Md. health exchange
    Critics said Saturday that the latest problem to hit Maryland's online health exchange — an incorrect help-line number that directed hundreds of callers to a Seattle-based pottery business — was another symptom of the poorly operating website....
  • Maryland health exchange averaging about 2,000 enrollees a week in private plans

    Maryland health exchange averaging about 2,000 enrollees a week in private plans
    The Maryland health exchange reported Friday that 33,251 people had signed up for private insurance plans online as of Feb. 15, an uptick of just over 2,000 from the week before. The exchange website for the uninsured and underinsured created by the...
  • Consumers trading up for better, cheaper health insurance

    Consumers trading up for better, cheaper health insurance
    Barbara Gruber has never been happier to pay a bill. From CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the bill confirmed that the 55-year-old Mount Washington woman had new, affordable health insurance. She bought it on the Maryland Health Connection, the online...
  • As many as 1,000 Marylanders' Medicaid enrollment packets sent to wrong addresses

    As many as 1,000 Marylanders' Medicaid enrollment packets sent to wrong addresses
    The troubled Maryland health exchange is facing another setback after a programming error sent Medicaid enrollment packets for as many as 1,078 customers to the wrong addresses, it announced on Sunday. The packets included the names, dates of birth...
  • Deadline Tuesday for retroactive health coverage

    Deadline Tuesday for retroactive health coverage
    With a deadline Tuesday for uninsured Marylanders to secure health coverage retroactive to Jan. 1, would-be enrollees continued to report frustration with the state's troubled health exchange. Matthew Silverglate, a 29-year-old server and bartender...
  • Employers invest more in workplace wellness

    Employers invest more in workplace wellness
    Janis Smith feels a lot healthier — and more confident — since shedding 65 pounds in six months, and that has helped in her job leading employee training for 1st Mariner Bank. "Being in front of a classroom of people … I don't feel...