Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Begins

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 at 11:48 PM EST

Del. Doc Says Obamacare is a Disaster

Del. Doc Says Obamacare is a Disaster

Dr. Douglas Lavenburg doesn't know if he will be able to stay in business and he says it's all because of Obamacare.

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 at 11:48 PM EST

Pregnant Doc Left in Insurance Jam

Pregnant Doc Left in Insurance Jam

This doctor is having a baby in a few weeks, but she doesn't know if she'll have insurance.

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 at 07:13 AM EST

Why Your Boss May Be Taking Note of Obamacare Exchanges

Why Your Boss May Be Taking Note of Obamacare Exchanges

Premiums on the new government health exchanges are lower than the average premium paid by the majority of Americans who have employer-based coverage, according to a new report released Thursday.

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 12:49 PM EST

Obamacare: A Midterm Report Card

Obamacare: A Midterm Report Card

The Obama administration has released enrollment statistics for the first three months. There’s much we now know, but even more that we don’t.

Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 07:52 AM EST

State Efforts to Cripple Obamacare Are Working: Study

State Efforts to Cripple Obamacare Are Working: Study

States whose governments resist Obamacare also hinder efforts to get people signed up for health insurance, a new study reports.

Monday, Jan 13, 2014 at 08:06 PM EST

More Than 81K Sign up in Pa. for Insurance

More Than 81K Sign up in Pa. for Insurance

Government figures released Monday show that more than 81,000 Pennsylvanians have enrolled under the federal health care law, a sharp increase from the 11,800 who were signed up at the end of November.

Tuesday, Jan 7, 2014 at 12:03 AM EST

Locals Report Problems With Insurance

Locals Report Problems With Insurance

An NBC10 viewer called to say he was having trouble getting his prescriptions at the pharmacy. NBC10's Denise Nakano found out it's part of a wider problem.

Wednesday, Jan 8, 2014 at 09:28 AM EST

Insured, Finally: Obamacare Coverage Kicks In

Insured, Finally: Obamacare Coverage Kicks In

Insurance policies bought on the Obamacare exchanges kicked in Wednesday for more than 2 million Americans, setting the stage for a test of how well the president's signature health care law would really work.

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 04:47 AM EDT

New ACA Coverage Begins

New ACA Coverage Begins

Today marks the start of coverage under President Obama's health care law. NBC10's Tim Furlong explains the changes.

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2014 at 07:21 AM EST

What Can the Newly Insured Expect?

What Can the Newly Insured Expect?

Obamacare goes into effect on Jan. 1, 2014, meaning there will be an influx of newly insured people. One local doctor explains what they should expect.

About ACA
Affordable Care Act is a United States federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. Together with the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act, it represents the most significant government expansion and regulatory overhaul of the country's healthcare system since the passage of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965.

Having trouble with healthcare.gov? Enroll or get information about Affordable Care Act plans by calling a specialist 24 hours a day at 800-318-2596.