Tracking Health Care http://wboi.org en Healthcare Marketplace Enrollment Center Open in Fort Wayne http://wboi.org/post/healthcare-marketplace-enrollment-center-open-fort-wayne <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Part of the Affordable Care Act created insurance exchanges, or marketplaces, to offer folks affordable insurance plan options. We’re about six weeks into the open enrollment period now. WBOI’s Virginia Alvino visit the enrollment center at the Neighborhood Health Clinic in Fort Wayne to see how the process is going so far.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Virginia Alvino 22971 at http://wboi.org Healthcare Marketplace Enrollment Center Open in Fort Wayne Need Help Signing Up For The Health Care Exchange? http://wboi.org/post/need-help-signing-health-care-exchange <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week we&rsquo;re taking a look at changes to Indiana&#39;s health care system under the Affordable Care Act. Now that the exchange is up and running, we&rsquo;ll look at what resources are availble t</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">o help consumers sign-up for exchanges, and navigate the new system.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 18:58:01 +0000 Virginia Alvino 21216 at http://wboi.org Need Help Signing Up For The Health Care Exchange? What Color is Your Health Insurance Plan? http://wboi.org/post/what-color-your-health-insurance-plan <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">All this week, we&rsquo;ve been taking a look at one of the key provisions of the Affordable Care Act&mdash;health insurance exchanges&mdash;as they began rolling out around the country October&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1</span><sup>st</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p></p><p></p><p>Today, we explore the basics on the types of plans offered in the marketplace.</p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 18:56:01 +0000 Sean Bueter 21219 at http://wboi.org What Color is Your Health Insurance Plan? How To Sign Up For The Health Insurance Exchange http://wboi.org/post/how-sign-health-insurance-exchange <p>This week we&rsquo;re taking a look at changes to Indiana&#39;s health care system under the Affordable Care Act. Now that the exchange is up and running, we&rsquo;ll see what the process of signing up for an exchange plan is like.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><a href="http://healthcare.gov">Healthcare.gov</a> is the place to be in Indiana if you&rsquo;re looking for one of the new exchange plans. First you&rsquo;ll go through the basics of creating an account &ndash; provide some basic info, pick a user name and password, and then you can start your marketplace application.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Virginia Alvino 21072 at http://wboi.org What Is A Health Insurance Exchange? http://wboi.org/post/what-health-insurance-exchange <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The federal government is rolling out one of the key provisions of the Affordable Care Act this week, as mandated health insurance exchanges open their digital doors Oct. 1.</p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 15:57:57 +0000 Virginia Alvino 21055 at http://wboi.org What Is A Health Insurance Exchange? Health Insurance Exchanges: How Indiana Got Here http://wboi.org/post/health-insurance-exchanges-how-indiana-got-here <div><p>The federal government is rolling out one of the key provisions of the Affordable Care Act this week, as the mandated health insurance exchanges open their digital doors Oct. 1.</p><p></p><p>All this week we&rsquo;ll be walking through some of the practical implications of Indiana&rsquo;s exchange.</p><p></p><p>But first, we look back at the Hoosier State&rsquo;s political road to a federally-run exchange.</p></div><div><div>&nbsp;</div></div><p></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 18:38:49 +0000 Sean Bueter 21007 at http://wboi.org Health Insurance Exchanges: How Indiana Got Here "How Much Will Obama Care Cost Me?" Premium Calculator http://wboi.org/post/how-much-will-obama-care-cost-me-premium-calculator <p><iframe frameborder="1" height="995px" marginheight="0px" marginwidth="0px" name="myiFrame" scrolling="no" src="http://kff.org/wp-content/themes/vip/kff/static/subsidy-calculator-widget.html" style="border:0px #FFFFFF none;" width="100%"></iframe></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 20:02:55 +0000 Virginia Alvino 20907 at http://wboi.org