What is Florida Health Choices (FHC)? FHC is a website that individuals and eventually small businesses are supposed to be able to use to compare and buy health insurance as well as other products that are health care-related but are not health insurance. Is Florida Health Choices related to the Health Insurance Marketplace created by […]
Affordable Care Act
The “No Wrong Door” approach of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) means that you should be able to qualify for and be enrolled in the right program: No matter which program you actually apply for. No matter which application form you fill out – state or federal, online or paper. There are two equivalent but […]
HEALTH NEWS FLORIDA By MARY AGNES CAREY The tens of thousands of people with a history of serious illnesses who are enrolled in high-risk insurance pools created under the Affordable Care Act will have two more months before they lose that coverage, the Department of Health and Human Services said Tuesday. The federal high-risk pools, […]
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Carol DiCarlo, 57, has been without insurance since moving to Florida from New York in 2008. Carol works full-time at season positions waiting tables in Florida during the winter and in New York during the summer. She relocated to Florida to be closer to her son and his family, but when she arrived, she realized […]
Angela, 48, is an independent writer and owner of a boutique small business marketing and public relations firm in Indian Harbor, Florida. She has been without health insurance for over a year and a half and during that time has developed a medical issue and needs care beyond basic visits to a doctor. Angela was […]
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By Leah Barber-Heinz is the CEO of Florida CHAIN Featured on Every Women Southeast Blog Lost in all of the political wrangling over the Affordable Care Act is the fact that Florida’s women, an astounding 1.4 million of whom are uninsured, will see a huge positive impact thanks to these reforms. The new law creates […]