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Fla. doctors' Medicare payments revealed

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The federal government released data showing how much individual physicians charged and were paid by Medicare for procedures.
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Challenges ahead for Fla. under Affordable Care Act Video included

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Despite the push to get Floridians to sign up for health insurance and the hundreds of thousands who enrolled, Florida will have a large number of uninsured residents in 2014. More>>

Coverage for mental illness, addiction treatment changing under 'Obamacare' Video included

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Tens of millions of Americans battle mental illness and substance abuse, but up until recently, most of them were not able to receive full coverage under their insurance.
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Push to encourage Affordable Care Act enrollment not convincing everyone

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Most of the Florida residents, who were uninsured when the federal campaign to get people signed up for health insurance began, are still uninsured today. More>>

Lakewood Ranch couple has trouble using new insurance Video included

Michael Berlow & his wife had problems after signing up for insurance through healthcare.gov Michael Berlow & his wife had problems after signing up for insurance through healthcare.gov
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After signing up for new insurance policies, some customers are running into challenges in using their new coverage. More>>

Haves and have-nots as markets open

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WASHINGTON - Having health insurance used to hinge on where you worked and what your medical history said. Soon that won't matter, with open-access markets for subsidized coverage coming Oct. 1 under More>>

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  • Affordable Health Care Subsidy Calculator

    Affordable Health Care Subsidy Calculator

    Tuesday, September 24 2013 4:07 PM EDT2013-09-24 20:07:55 GMT
    Below is a subsidy calculator provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation. At the current time, this calculator is only available to desktop and tablet users.
    Below is a subsidy calculator provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation. At the current time, this calculator is only available to desktop and tablet users.
  • Changes to health care under the law

    Changes to health care under the law

    Monday, September 23 2013 6:46 PM EDT2013-09-23 22:46:25 GMT
    An overview of some of the key changes to health care services under the Affordable Care Act: Essential Health Benefits Under the law, health insurers must cover 10 essential benefits. This will make
    An overview of some of the key changes to health care services under the Affordable Care Act: Essential Health Benefits Under the law, health insurers must cover 10 essential benefits. This will make
  • Affordable Care Act: How we got here

    Affordable Care Act: How we got here

    Monday, September 23 2013 6:46 PM EDT2013-09-23 22:46:18 GMT
    Medicare was signed into law on July 30, 1965, and within a year seniors were receiving coverage. President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act on March 23, 2010, and the uninsured start getting
    Medicare was signed into law on July 30, 1965, and within a year seniors were receiving coverage. President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act on March 23, 2010, and the uninsured start getting
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