More Headlines

Obama Admin. Posts Low Health Care Signups

Posted: 11/13/2013 - The administration says fewer than 27,000 people managed to enroll for health insurance last month in the 36 states relying on the problem-filled federal website for President Barack Obama's overhaul.

Read More

Clinton: Obama Should Honor Health Care Pledge

Updated: 11/12/2013 - Former President Bill Clinton says President Barack Obama should find a way to let people keep their health coverage, even if it means changing the new insurance law.

Read More

REPORT: 700K State Residents Could Get Insurance Tax Breaks

Posted: 11/05/2013 - A new analysis estimates that nearly 700,000 North Carolina residents will be eligible for tax breaks that cut the cost of buying private health insurance on the new marketplaces run by the federal government.

Read More

Concerns Raised About Security Of Health Website

Updated: 10/30/2013 - Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius says she's sorry consumers have wasted so much time dealing with technical problems on the Obama administration's health insurance website.

Read More

White House Okays Limited Waiver On Health Penalty

Updated: 10/29/2013 - With website woes ongoing, the Obama administration Monday granted a six-week extension until March 31 for Americans to sign up for coverage next year and avoid new tax penalties under the president's health care overhaul law.

Read More

White House Hires Consultant To Fix Healthcare.gov Problems

Posted: 10/25/2013 - It will take a lot of work, but "HealthCare.gov is fixable," declared Jeffrey Zients, a management consultant brought in by the White House. By the end of next month, he said, there will be many fewer signup problems - but he stopped short of saying problems will completely disappear.

Read More

Healthcare.gov Contractors Blame Obama Administration For Glitches

Posted: 10/24/2013 - Contractors who built the web portal for the Obama administration's health insurance marketplace said Thursday the site's crippling problems trace back to insufficient testing and changes that government officials made just prior to going live.

Read More

McCrory: US Could Force State To Expand Medicaid

Updated: 10/22/2013 - Gov. Pat McCrory says new federal regulations could force North Carolina to expand Medicaid eligibility to more low-income people under the Affordable Care Act, despite being one of 26 Republican-led states to reject doing so.

Read More

Consumers Warned Of Misleading Insurance Websites

Updated: 10/18/2013 - Insurance regulators and an industry trade group warn that this month's rollout of the health insurance marketplaces created by federal law opened the door for bad actors at the same time that it gives brokers and agents a business opportunity.

Read More

US Women Are Dying Younger Than Their Mothers

Posted: 10/08/2013 - While advancements in medicine and technology have prolonged life expectancy and decreased premature deaths overall, women in parts of the country have been left behind.

Read More

Healthcare.gov Glitches Still Being Reported

Posted: 10/07/2013 - The glitch-ridden rollout of President Barack Obama's health care law has opponents crowing: "Told you so!" Others, including insurance companies, say there's still enough time to fix the online enrollment system.

Read More

ENC Residents Sign Up For Health Care

Updated: 10/01/2013 - People in Eastern Carolina and across the country started signing up for health care coverage Tuesday under the Affordable Care Act.

Read More Video

Affordable Health Care Law Goes Into Effect

Updated: 10/01/2013 - The core of the Affordable Health Care law goes into effect October 1st -- which will allow millions to begin applying for coverage.

Read More Video

SCAM ALERT: Obamacare Scams

Posted: 09/30/2013 - Internet security experts are expecting criminals to take advantage of any confusion when the affordable healthcare act begins. They offer tips to keep you safe.

Read More Video

Trapped Workers May Seek Relief In New Health Exchanges

Posted: 09/30/2013 - As millions of Americans wait to see how the federal health exchanges shake out, some who’ve been hanging onto their jobs just for the insurance say Obamacare gives them a new reason to bid their old employers goodbye.

Read More

Blue Cross: Feds OK Plans For Sale On NC Exchange

Posted: 09/26/2013 - North Carolina's largest health insurance company says it has federal approval to start more than two dozen plans at different benefit levels on the online insurance marketplace going live next week.,

Read More
WITN

275 E. Arlington Blvd. Greenville, NC 27858 252-439-7777
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability