What are Qualifying Life Events in the Special Enrollment Period in order to obtain Health Insurance

Have you ever wondered what happens to your health insurance in the case of a major life event such as marriage/divorce, childbirth, moving, turning 26, losing Medi-Cal or employer-sponsored insurance? All of these events are defined as qualifying life events which...

2018 Open Enrollment Period – a hardship for many families who do not to qualify for subsidies

The Open Enrollment Period to enroll in a health insurance plan began November 1st, 2017 through January 31st, 2018 in California. In California, many families who are not eligible for subsidies on Covered California, the premium increase in their health insurance is...

California’s Proposal for Single-Payer Health Care System is far from approval!

At the end of May the State Senate passed the proposal for a ┬áSingle-Payer Health Care System called the “Healthy California Plan”. The Healthy California Plan or S.B. 562 was proposed by state Senators Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) and Toni Atkins (D-San...