Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Begins

Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 10:55 AM EDT

Health Exchanges Explained

Health Exchanges Explained

News4's Doreen Gentzler explains just what Health Exchanges are and how they will work.

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 08:41 PM EST

What You Need to Know: Affordable Care Act

What You Need to Know: Affordable Care Act

Doreen Gentzler joins us now with what you need to know when it comes to signing up for Obamacare.

Friday, Sep 20, 2013 at 10:57 AM EDT

What Does Affordable Healthcare Act Mean for You?

What Does Affordable Healthcare Act Mean for You?

The next phase of President Obama's Affordable Health Care Act takes effect Oct. 1. It promises to bring less expensive health care to just about everyone. News4's Doreen Gentzler asked an insurance expert...

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014 at 08:18 AM EDT

Obamacare Helped Nearly 10M Get Insurance: Gallup

Obamacare Helped Nearly 10M Get Insurance: Gallup

A new Gallup survey out on Wednesday shows that Obamacare has helped nearly 10 million Americans get new health insurance, NBC News reported.

Sunday, Apr 13, 2014 at 01:27 PM EDT

Sebelius: Health Care Launch "Terribly Flawed"

Sebelius: Health Care Launch "Terribly Flawed"

Outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said the administration's own predictions that the new health care law's online sign-up system would be ready by Oct.

Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 at 07:31 AM EDT

Missed the Obamacare Deadline? Here's What You Should Know

Missed the Obamacare Deadline? Here's What You Should Know

Monday was the last day to enroll in a health insurance plan on the federal and state Obamacare exchanges. If you procrastinated, or if you're just wondering what happens next, here's what you need to know...

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.