Nationally the number of children without health insurance has been steadily declining, but not in Arizona.
Arizonans who want to purchase subsidized health insurance under President Obama’s new law must do it through the federal government, which is operating the state’s marketplace.
Twenty-year-old Amy Escobar has no health insurance and says she doesn’t know anything about President Obama’s health law.
Arizonans who speak only Spanish are unable to use an online tool to purchase insurance under President Obama’s health law.
U.S. Rep. Ron Barber has got himself in a bind.
Paperwork filed by five major health insurers gives Arizona its first glimpse of how much the Affordable Care Act will cost consumers when they begin shopping for mandatory coverage next month.
Sixteen million Americans who haven’t had access to medical care are eagerly awaiting the Oct. 1 start of the Affordable Care Act, and now Republicans and a few wishy-washy Democrats are saying, “No, it’s not perfect, let’s defund it and start over.”
I’ve never been poor. I’ve been broke, but I never felt trapped like some of the Southern Arizonans profiled in our poverty series.
PHOENIX - The partners of gay state and university employees will not lose their health-care and other benefits, at least not now.
PHOENIX — Partners of gay state and university employees will not lose their health care and other benefits, the U.S. Supreme Court established in a ruling this morning.
Gov. Jan Brewer led a lively “pep rally” for Medicaid expansion at Tucson Medical Center this morning , drawing cheers, shouts of support and a standing ovation from about 250 local healthcare executives, business leaders and regular citizens.
PHOENIX — Saying there are technical problems with the proposal, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed legislation Friday which would have allowed individuals to shop around for the best price on health care needs.
The following editorial appeared Thursday in the Washington Post:
WASHINGTON — Less than a year before Americans will be required to have insurance under President Obama’s health-care law, many of its backers are growing increasingly anxious that premiums could jump, driven up by the legislation itself.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has decided that the federal government and not the state will run the health exchange required under the new federal health law.
Buoyed by the improved health of its employees, Pima County has decided to self-fund the health insurance it provides to workers.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s temporary health insurance program for children from low-income families is again accepting new applications for coverage.
Gov. Jan Brewer has selected a standardized health insurance plan for Arizona under the new federal law. It has comprehensive benefits for behavioral health, including serious mental illness, but does not include elective abortion.
A large crowd at the Congressional District 1 debate Monday night revived the raucous spirit of 2010 when the candidates discussed the inflammatory issue of health care.