Posts Tagged: California health insurance

Private-Sector Health Care Spending is Expected to Slow in 2016

stethascope in doctors pocket

While private-sector health care market growth is predicted to continue to increase throughout next year and will most likely still grow more quickly than the rest of the American economy, it is expected to slow down according to a recent PricewaterhouseCoopers report. The report has predicted that spending in the private-sector health care market will go…

California May Extend Health Coverage to Illegal Immigrant Children

Woman doctor checking heart of young boy

The California Senate recently approved a bill that would provide California health coverage for illegal immigrant children. This will make California the first state in the United States to provide health care coverage to kids who are in the country illegally, which means that they are requesting federal authorization to be able to sell private…

Individual Health Insurance Trumps That of Small Businesses in California

doctor holding insurance forms

According to a recent report by the California Healthcare Foundation, individual health insurance coverage in California has surged over the last few years, growing by 47 percent in 2014 and surpassing the coverage in the small-business market, which declined 11 percent last year. The data shows the impact that Obamacare has had on the state of California.…

One Important SC Case Could Influence California Health Care

Woman drawing Health care reform on window

There have been a lot of California health care reform initiatives over the last few years, and this doesn’t look to change any time soon now that another case looks to influence health care reform as it is brought before the Supreme Court. There are actually several pending cases that could result in national healthcare…

California’s Individual Health Insurance Market Grows 64%

pharmacist explaining medication to new mother

Data from a new report has revealed that the California individual health insurance market has grown leaps and bounds since Obamacare went into effect last year – this shouldn’t be too big of a surprise considering the fact that individuals who chose not to purchase health insurance would be penalized by increasingly bigger fees. According to…