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Monday, July 15, 2013First it’s important to know that under the Affordable Care Act, Insurers must charge the sick and healthy people the same premium. Here are some other rating factors outlined for California effective January 1, 2014: Age – limited to a 3:1 ratio. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 4, 2013IMPORTANT Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) Transition Information Watch your regular US Mail this month for very important information about your PCIP health insurance policy that will cease on 07/01/13. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 17, 2013California Health Insurance Exchange, Covered California, will open in October 2013. This as part of the ACA - Affordable Care Act - also known as "Obama Care". The act has been hit by controversy, but it is being implemented and you need to know what it means for you. READ MORE >>
Friday, March 15, 2013According to the Federal Government, only 16 of 58 counties in California have enough doctors. Nurse practioners, optometrists and pharmacists may be a solution, especially since there are almost 30% or more doctors nearing retirement and not enough new doctors to replace them. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 13, 2013California doctors, researchers, and other health care organizations receive more money from drug manufacturers than any other state within the United States. A database created by ProPublica lists those specifically receiving these handouts from the pharmaceutical companies. READ MORE >>