Plan to simplify 2015 health renewals may backfire

July 27, 2014 in Health

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — If you have health insurance on your job, you probably don’t give much thought to each year’s renewal. But make the same assumption in one of […]

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. […]

Group works on Mississippi health insurance enrollment

March 31, 2014 in Health, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — In an office building a couple blocks north of the state Capitol, employees at the nonprofit Mississippi Health Advocacy Program worked Monday to help state residents […]

AP poll: Obama health care overhaul top 2013 story

December 31, 2013 in Health, News

By DAVID CRARY The Associated Press [su_slider source="media: 99993956,99993957,99993958,99993959,99993960,99993961,99993962,99993963,99993964,99993955" link="image" target="blank" width="720" height="600" title="no" autoplay="5500"] NEW YORK (AP) — The glitch-plagued rollout of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul was the […]

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, […]

148 Mississippians have signed up for Obamacare since Oct. 1 launch

November 15, 2013 in Health, News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says 148 Mississippi residents have selected coverage though a federally run health insurance website that launched Oct. 1. […]

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 […]

“Cover Mississippi”, kickoff campaign launches this Friday at Metro Mall

November 12, 2013 in Health, News

Coalition to help people understand and signup for “Obamacare” (for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act)   Anyone interested in understanding “Obamacare” or shopping for health insurance options will […]