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8 million sign-up for Obamacare -- what now?

Dr. Harry Greenspun, senior adviser at the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions

Monday - 04/21/2014, 02:53pm EDT

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D.C. offers tax filing and healthcare combo

D.C. residents can sign up for health coverage through April 15.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 12:11pm EDT

Maryland insurance exchange gets mixed grades

The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange has been fraught with failures, but it's also being called a success.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 02:06am EDT

Md. official testifies on health exchange problems

Maryland health secretary testifies in Washington on health exchange website problems

Thursday - 04/03/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Md. to revamp flawed health exchange

Md. chooses technology used by Conn., will dump flawed health exchange website

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 07:16am EDT

Health-care 'navigators' smile through a frenzied deadline day

By 2 p.m. on Monday, the last day to sign up for the Affordable Care Act, Angela Everett had already greeted hundreds of last-minute applicants who were confused, irritated and even a little frightened.

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 07:44am EDT

AP sources: Health law sign-ups on track to hit 7M

AP sources: Obama health law sign-ups on track to hit 7M on deadline day despite glitches

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:15am EDT

Last-minute health care signups have many reasons for waiting

WTOP's Andrew Mollenbeck reports.

Monday - 03/31/2014, 02:09am EDT

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Q&A: What can IRS do to health plan scofflaws?

Health care Q&A: Health insurance scofflaws and those new exchange plans

Monday - 03/24/2014, 05:41am EDT

Q&A: Am I stuck in my $$$ workplace health plan?

Health care Q&A: Am I stuck with my job's health plan? Do I need coverage when out of work?

Friday - 03/21/2014, 05:52am EDT

Many without health insurance plan to stay that way, study says

On Monday, Bankrate insurance analyst Doug Whiteman explained to WTOP's Veronica Robinson that "it seems that there is ... a big lack of information among people who would stand to benefit from the Affordable Care Act."

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 08:33am EDT

IRS affirms reduced hours for Va. adjunct teachers

Va. won't change reduced hours for adjunct college instructors after receiving IRS guidance

Friday - 02/14/2014, 07:40am EST

Health care website passed recent security test

Concerns about health care website security easing as recent testing successfully completed

Friday - 01/17/2014, 04:40am EST

Candidate for Maryland governor works to ready health exchange

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, who's running for governor, is trying to get the state's health care exchange in running order while hoping its problems don't hurt his campaign chances.

Wednesday - 01/15/2014, 07:03am EST

Lawmakers to question Md. health exchange woes

Md. lawmakers to question health exchange problems, as officials announce deal with providers

Tuesday - 01/14/2014, 05:37pm EST
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Answer Desk: Deadlines for Obamacare coverage by Jan. 1

Deadlines under the federal Affordable Care Act, known colloquially as Obamacare, are confusing to say the least. Here's a break down of when you need to meet the deadline in Virginia, Maryland and D.C.

Monday - 12/23/2013, 07:13am EST

Options set for those lacking new health coverage

Govt offering stopgap measures for those having trouble replacing canceled insurance policies

Friday - 12/20/2013, 02:30pm EST

Insurers allow more time to pay under health law

Health insurance industry says consumers can pay first premiums under health law by Jan. 10

Friday - 12/20/2013, 03:30am EST

Glitches still lurk on Maryland's health care website

Besides the troubles at healthcare.gov, Maryland's health care website, marylandhealthconnection.gov is also struggling to work out bugs and glitches.

Thursday - 12/05/2013, 04:24am EST

DC official fired after criticizing Obama change

DC insurance commissioner fired after criticizing Obama's extension of canceled policies

Tuesday - 11/19/2013, 02:30am EST
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