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Accessing Health Care.

Experts discuss the experience those who enrolled in ACA’s enrollees are having in the marketplace. California insurance giant, Blue Cross, has been under charges the company the exaggerated the number of physicians and hospital networks to get consumers to buy their health plans. On other news, while open enrollment through health insurance marketplaces has ended […]

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Posted in Latinos, Línea Abierta, Política, Health |

(Español) Continúa la zaga de Obamacare

(Español) El Departamento de Justicia dijo por su parte que el gobierno continuará pagando los subsidios a las compañías de seguros en nombre de los consumidores en los 36 estados que utilizan el intercambio federal, en espera de un nuevo examen de la cuestión realizado por los tribunales federales. La fuente afirma que aun no está dicha la última palabra.

Posted in Topics, Noticiero Latino, Health |

(Español) Duro golpe a la Ley de Atención Médica Costeable

(Español) La cuestión en última instancia puede terminar sin embargo en la Corte Suprema. Pero si este máximo tribunal decide prohibir las subvenciones para la mitad de los estados, esto representa un golpe potencialmente devastador para la ley de atención de salud, que depende de los subsidios para que el seguro alcance a millones de estadunidenses de bajos y medianos ingresos, porque reduce drásticamente el costo de la cobertura.

Posted in Topics, Noticiero Latino, Health |
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Can Your Boss Decide About Your Birth Control?

Many women rights leaders say the decision allows bosses to get involved in what should be personal decisions of their employees. Marco Vinicio González prepared this report of some of the concerns detailed on a recent edition of Radio Bilingüe’s national talkshow Línea Abierta.

Posted in Homepage Feature, Health |
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Supreme Court on Birth Control.

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that some companies will be allowed to deny insurance coverage for contraception. The court decided that requiring some employers to pay insurance coverage for contraception violates federal protections for religious freedom. Latina leaders say this decision would allow bosses to interfere with the personal health care decisions of their employees. […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Política, Health |
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Hundreds of thousands of Medi-Cal enrollees in limbo

But the huge demand caused delays and more than 900,000 new applications are still pending. From Los Angeles, Araceli Martinez reports on the backlog.

Posted in Homepage Feature, Health |
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Pesticides and Autism. Also, Children Working in Tobacco Fields.

Children of farmworking mothers exposed to pesticides are more likely to have developmental problems or autism. Women who lived near farms were at risk of having children with autism, according to a scientific study. This is a conversation with an expert in regards to the study. Guest: Dr. Virginia Chaidez, Evaluation Analyst, UC Davis, Davis, […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Environment, Health |
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(Español) El uso de los planes de salud de ACA (primera de dos)

(Español) “Las compañías de seguro se han dado cuenta que hay ocho millones de personas que tienen seguro médico privado, “¡que antes no lo tenían!, y eso es negocio para ellos; entonces, en el futuro muchos están decidiendo entrar al mercado para también poder ofrecer sus planes a la población”.

Posted in Homepage Feature, Health |
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(Español) Persiste desinformación que conduce a la frustración de usuarios de ACA (última)

(Español) George Escobar recomienda no reaccionar ante una realidad que todavía no existe. “Sabemos que comenzando el próximo año va a haber unos cambios, pero es bien importante que todos de nuevo nos re- inscribamos el próximo año para recibir el subsidio que necesitamos, para poder seguir con estos planes”.

Posted in Homepage Feature, Health |
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Using ACA’s Health Plans.

The Affordable Care Act’s first open enrollment period is over and now millions of newly-insured patients are learning to navigate the often complicated health care system. A top official of the White House’s health department and an analyst joined this program and commented on the experience patients are encountering when seeking services under the health […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Política, Health |

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