Insurers say Trump must do more to stabilize ‘Obamacare’

April 14, 2017 in Business, Health

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and TOM MURPHY WASHINGTON (AP) — “Obamacare” is proving more of a challenge than the Trump administration bargained for. With the “repeal and replace” effort at an […]

Fate of Obama health law subsidies rests with 2 justices

March 5, 2015 in Health, News

By MARK SHERMAN WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court argument over subsidies that help millions of people afford their health insurance suggests that the Obama administration has two chances to attract […]

Mississippi figures show 61,494 have enrolled in Obamacare exchanges

May 2, 2014 in Health

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — New figures show 61,494 Mississippi residents have signed up for private health insurance using a federal government website, out of more than 117,000 who were eligible. […]

African Americans in Mississippi and nation benefit from health care reform

December 19, 2013 in Health, News

By Lonnie Ross Online Editor                       Efforts continue at local and national levels to inform more people about the benefits […]

Must enroll by December 23 to begin health coverage under Obamacare on January 1

December 4, 2013 in Health, News, Statewide News

By Lonnie Ross Online Editor   The deadline for people to sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act, that starts on the first day of January 2014, […]

Cover Mississippi statewide enrollment kickoff event held at Metrocenter Mall

November 21, 2013 in Education, News

By Lonnie Ross Online Editor Obamacare got a boost in Mississippi when Cover Mississippi held an enrollment kickoff event in Jackson last Friday. Health agencies, insurance companies, non-profit organizations and […]

Obama announces grace period plan for canceled insurance policies

November 14, 2013 in Health, News, Top Stories

The Associated Press President Obama announced Thursday morning that he will support a plan that allows Americans to keep insurance policies that would otherwise be canceled under the Affordable Care […]

Healthcare: What it means to you

November 13, 2013 in Health