Allison Espeseth and a panel of 3 discuss the Open Enrollment period to sign up for coverage, which ends on Jan. 31! Allison is the Development and Operations Manager with Covering Wisconsin. Covering Wisconsin provides public education on health insurance – including BadgerCare, Medicaid, the ACA, Obamacare – and how to use insurance to get health […]
Consumer advocacy groups and labor unions are concerned that a mega-merger of the nation’s biggest health insurance companies will have serious consequences for Wisconsinites. Darien Lamen reports.
When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the legality of health insurance subsidies in states with federally-run exchanges, it not only prevented millions of Americans from effectively losing their insurance, but also gave a major win to the Obama administration on its signature legislation.
Mark Thomas has been a strong union steward and advocate for decades at the UW Memorial Union and AFSCME Local 171. And he’s been a part of the series of programs produced on the Access Hour over the years under the flag of “Savage Class War Radio. He retired recently and has lately signed up for […]
Millions logged onto healthcare.gov on Tuesday and attempted to sign up for health insurance. But those seeking health care face more than an overwhelmed website.