Month: February 2013

Republican Governors Kasich of Ohio and Snyder of Michigan Move Forward to Implement ACA Medicaid Expansion

February 8, 2013

The group of Republican governors signaling support for expanding Medicaid in their states has grown in recent days. The LA Times reports that Governors John Kasich of Ohio and Rick Snyder of Michigan intend to expand eligibility for the program to 138% of federal poverty in 2014,…

Read More

San Francisco’s Leg Up on the Affordable Care Act

February 6, 2013

Think the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act in 2014 will take care of the challenges of the uninsured? Think again. Even after full implementation, the Congressional Budget Office<http://cnsnews.com/news/article/cbo-obamacare-will-leave-30-million-uninsured>¬†estimates…

Read More

17th Annual Conference

February 4, 2013

See below for all materials from the 17th Annual Statewide Conference ACA: The Final Countdown Due to copyright issues, the conference binder is password protected. All registered attendees will receive an email with the password. [download id="630" format="1"] Presentations [download…

Read More

Covered California Provides Updates about Service Center in Webinar

February 1, 2013

The staff of Covered California hosted a webinar on January 31 about the development of the Service Center. The staff reviewed the timeline for the rollout of the Service Center, the quick sort model for warm hand-offs of callers to county service centers, protocols for handling different…

Read More