What to Expect from Immigration and Health Care Reforms: Thanksgiving Edition

The Thanksgiving holiday comes at an interesting time – to say the least – for immigration reform and health advocates, especially in California. After months of posturing, it seems like President Obama finally got the memo. The President’s recent executive…
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Are You In? Covered California Open Enrollment Begins Saturday!

Covered California Open Enrollment Begins on Saturday! Starting this Saturday, Covered California, California’s health insurance marketplace, will begin its second open enrollment period and connect individuals to affordable health insurance options. The open enrollment period will run from November 15, 2014 to February 15, 2015. Health Policy Fellow Anthony…
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#GetCovered Round 2: What to Expect from the Upcoming Covered California Open Enrollment

The second Covered California open enrollment period starts on November 15. Despite initial glitches and obstacles, California quietly led the charge by enrolling 1.1 million people into qualified health plans with Covered California, the largest of any state by far.…
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Enrollment for Health Coverage Starts Nov. 15

Greenlining Institute Urges Californians to Learn About Their Options as Covered California Builds on Last Year’s Success Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – Following a successful launch which brought affordable health coverage to 1.1 million…
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Nonprofit Advocacy Greenlining Institute Scores Win on Minority Health Access

Nonprofit Quarterly by Rick Cohen Greenlining’s Carla Saporta reports that Covered California, the state’s health insurance exchange, is recruiting a diversity officer. In Greenlining’s view, it couldn’t be too soon. Greenlining issued a report this past summer on Covered California,…
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Health4All – Because Caring for Our Neighbors Helps Us all

On Wednesday, October 8, advocates and legislators came together at a Health4All rally to publicly and emphatically support access to health coverage for all Californians, especially undocumented immigrants. The testimonies at the rally echoed the voices of a majority of…
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