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Covered California May 2017 Board Meeting

June 6, 2017

On May 18, 2017, the Covered California board convened its monthly meeting. The board agenda included the Executive Director Report, Covered California policy items, and regulations background materials. Click here for the Covered California board agenda for May 18, 2017. Click…

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Covered California March 2017 Board Meeting

April 14, 2017

On March 14, 2017, the Covered California Board convened its monthly Board meeting. The Board Meeting Agenda included Closed Session, an Executive Director’s Report, and Covered California Policy and Action Items. (more…)

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Covered California November Board Meeting

December 6, 2016

On November 17, 2016, the Covered California Board convened its monthly Board meeting, the first since the presidential election. The Board agenda included expert panels to mark five years since Covered California was established, which were: “National and State Health Care Landscape…

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Covered California August Board Meeting

August 24, 2016

After a month-long break, the Covered California Board reconvened for its monthly meeting on August 18, 2016. Covered California provided updates on media coverage and enrollment numbers for Covered California for Small Business (CCSB). Board members approved readoption of the requirements…

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Governor Signs SB 10 — Legislation Aimed at Allowing Undocumented Californians to Buy Coverage in the State Exchange

June 14, 2016

Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 10 (Lara) which requires Covered California to seek federal approval allowing undocumented Californians to buy health coverage through the exchange. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) prohibits undocumented persons from buying coverage or receiving subsidies…

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Marketplaces and Medicaid Enrollment: Highlights from The Commonwealth Fund's New Issue Brief

April 21, 2016

Last week The Commonwealth Fund published a new issue brief on the role of health insurance marketplaces in Medicaid enrollment. ITUP took a closer look, broke down some of the key takeaways, and outlined what's true for California. Background Under the ACA, states that have a…

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Reflections on the 6th Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act

March 23, 2016

Today we mark six years since passage of the landmark federal Affordable Care Act (ACA). This is an important opportunity to take time and acknowledge our collective efforts to embrace and fully implement the ACA and its coverage expansions. ACA implementation has essentially cut…

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