LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- SB96 would create a task force to chart a new path for healthcare -- finding ways to cover the poor, modernize Medicaid delivery and promote healthy living.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If you have questions about healthcare options and what financial assistance you may qualify for, Humana is offering help.
WASHINGTON -- More than four years after the law's passage, Republicans are as insistent as ever that Obamacare is destined to fail.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act starts Saturday. The first is only a month away. Local health providers are set up in the Springfield and Branson area this weekend to help people enroll.
Open enrollment on the Health Care Exchange begins in a little less than two weeks. Certified application counselor Diane Rozier has answers to questions you may have about signing up this year.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A Gallup report released Tuesday shows that Arkansas outpaced the rest of the country in reducing the rate of uninsured residents during the first six months of 2014.
WASHINGTON -- It is likely the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether subsidies for insurance coverage under the federal healthcare reform law will continue to be available. Missouri's two Senators discuss the conflicting rulings this week.
WASHINGTON -- A federal three-judge panel on Tuesday ruled that the government cannot dole out subsidies to consumers on federally-run Obamacare marketplaces, delivering a significant blow to the new health insurance system.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- 152,335 Missourians have enrolled in health insurance plans through the new Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace. 8 million have signed up nationwide.
WASHINGTON, DC -- White House officials say more than 7 million Americans were on track to sign up for health care coverage by Monday's deadline.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Susan Green with Mercy Springfield is bracing for a hectic day - the last day Americans can sign up for the Affordable Care Act this year. She shares information people need on this final day for signup.
The deadline for signing up for federal health insurance is Monday. If you haven't done it yet.. you now have more time. The White House is giving some people a reprieve.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- With only one week left until the March 31st deadline to sign up for insurance, health care consultants are working to make sure you sign up in the Ozarks.
From sitting down "Between Two Ferns," to enlisting the support of an NBA All-Star, you've probably heard President Obama talking about health care a lot recently. That's because a big deadline is approaching.
CBS - In what may be a sign that the central aim of the Affordable Care Act is working, a new Gallup survey finds that the percentage of Americans without health insurance is on track to reach its lowest quarterly rate since 2008.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If you need help enrolling in health insurance, there are several places you can go in southwest Missouri this weekend to get help with that.
WASHINGTON, DC -- A new report out by the Congressional Budget Office predicts many Americans will decide to quit their jobs, cut their hours or change careers, thanks to the president's new healthcare law.
CBSNews -- A top HealthCare.gov security officer told Congress Thursday that the Obamacare website passed security testing in December, and she would recommend that its official Authority to Operate (ATO) be extended when the current ATO expires in March.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- We are days away from a major deadline for those getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If you're still looking for help signing up on the new online health insurance marketplace, the Springfield-Greene County Library is offering help again today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If you want help signing up in the new health insurance marketplace, the Springfield-Greene County Library is hosting sessions today.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The White House says the new and improved Healthcare.gov website is ready for users. But it was a rocky re-launch for the online insurance marketplace.
Washington (CNN) -- There is a "night and day" difference between HealthCare.gov on October 1 and the same site on December 1, Jeff Zients, the top administration official responsible for improving the problem-plagued Obamacare enrollment site, said Sunday on a conference call with reporters.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The Department of Health and Human Services says it will meet its goal of having an Affordable Care Act website that will work for the "vast majority" of users by Sunday. Missouri's Senior Senator has been doing some shopping there already.
Another delay just days ahead of a self-imposed deadline to expand hardware capacity and fix software bugs for the Obamacare website.
As President Obama's job approval rating plunges to the lowest of his presidency and Americans' sour on his handling of health care, also taking a hit is confidence in his management of the government as well as a number of personal qualities.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Thursday, President Obama said canceled policies could be extended for one year. Nearly five million Americans have been told their insurance plan would be canceled because they don't meet the standards of the new law. Springfield insurance agent Trevor Croley helps explain what that means for you.
WASHINGTON, DC -- President Obama says his administration will let health insurers extend existing health plans on the individual and small-group markets into 2014. The President made the announcement in a news conference with reporters at the White House.
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- It's estimated half a million Arkansans are uninsured. On Wednesday, we learned that just 250 have been able to enroll in health insurance on healthcare.gov since it launched more than a month ago.
President Obama calls former President Bill Clinton the "Secretary of Explaining Stuff" because of his plain spoken ways. That's why the former president's criticism of a part of the Affordable Care Act is getting a lot of attention.
WASHINGTON, DC -- The White House is working on a report which will show just how many people signed up for health insurance under the affordable care act in its first month. It will be released this week and CBS News has learned the numbers will be very low.
NEW YORK -- Imagine getting a divorce to pay less in healthcare. One New York couple will likely choose that path now that Obamacare is available.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- If you're still looking for information about your options under the Affordable Care Act, there's an opportunity today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- It's been one month since the Affordable Care Act went into effect. Springfield insurance agent Trevor Croley helps answer remaining questions.
DALLAS --The White House is launching new campaign to talk up the Affordable Care Act. The efforts start this week with President Obama visiting volunteers in Dallas.
WASHINGTON, DC -- We might be getting our best idea yet as to why the government won't release the early enrollment figures for Healthcare.gov.
WASHINGTON, DC --Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius apologized for the "miserably frustrating" problems with the website during a 3 1/2-hour congressional grilling.
WASHINGTON, DC. -- It turns outs out the White House administration knew the Obamacare website would not be ready when it was scheduled to be rolled out and now lawmakers want answers.
The White House is pushing for young people to enroll in Obamacare. What they are doing to motivate them and why the Obama Administration says its so important.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- CoxHealth is giving families an opportunity to learn about their options in the healthcare marketplace. It's part of Family Fun Day tomorrow. (Sat., Oct. 19)
ARKANSAS--Just weeks since enrollment began for the Affordable Care Act and 56, 000 people told the Arkansas Department of Health they want to be a part of the Arkansas Health Care Independence Program.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Problems linger one week since the Affordable Care website opened for business.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Families who rely on help from the federal government to feed their children healthy foods, won't see their WIC benefits cut off - at least for now.
MISSOURI -- The Affordable Care Act hoped to cover more poor Americans by requiring states to expand Medicaid, but 26 states, including Missouri, declined to go to that expense, creating a coverage gap.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missourians have started signing up for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. But health officials believe many don't know they can.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. - The Arkansas Health Care exchange opened Tuesday, allowing the uninsured to enroll in a plan covering essential benefits, pre-existing conditions and more.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Like it or not, today is the day - October 1, the first day Americans can enroll for affordable health care known as Obamacare. Here to help us sort through it all are several local experts.
Even with the government shutdown, a key part of the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, begins today.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The health care law requires many insurance plans to cover things like pap smears, mammograms and flu shots at no cost.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Although Arkansas has a ban on gay marriage, many Arkansas employers must now manage certain retirement plans, health insurance plans and other workplace benefits to include same-sex couples.