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7:57 am
Fri November 14, 2014

HHS Secretary In Columbus To Push ACA Enrollment

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell speaks with reporters in Columbus
Credit Ohio Public Radio

Open enrollment in the Affordable Care Act begins tomorrow, and U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell was in Columbus yesterday to tout the program.

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7:32 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Feds: Thouands Of Ohioans Could Be Declared Ineligible For Health Insurance

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says 6 thousand Ohioans who signed up for coverage under the federal health care law risk losing their taxpayer-subsidized insurance unless they act soon to resolve questions about their citizenship or immigration status.

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6:41 am
Fri August 8, 2014

Immigrant Central American Children Won't Be Sheltered In Dayton

Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley
Credit City of Dayton

Democratic Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley says there are no plans by the federal government to send any of the Central American children flooding across the U.S. boarder to her city for shelter.

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12:31 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Ohio Receives Funds For Mental Health Services

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded eight facilities in Ohio  a total of $2 million to support or expand mental health services for thousands of residents. 

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7:14 am
Fri July 25, 2014

Ohioans Getting Refunds Under ACA Provision

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services estimates 35 thousand Ohioans will get more than 1.2 million dollars in refunds from insurance companies because of a provision in the Affordable Care Act.

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6:53 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Feds Release Ohio New ACA Enrollment Figures

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says nearly 155 thousand Ohioans have signed up for health care coverage in the new insurance marketplace created under the Affordable Care Act.

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6:55 am
Thu February 13, 2014

More Ohioans Sign Up For Health Insurance

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says more than 60 thousand Ohioans have picked health insurance plans in the first four months of the new online marketplaces created by the federal health care law.

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6:54 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Feds Release Latest Ohio ACA Signups

Nearly 40 thousand Ohio residents have successfully picked health insurance plans through the new online marketplace created by the federal health care law.

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6:45 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Health Insurance Signups Increased In November

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says nearly 57-hundred Ohioans chose healthcare plans in November through the federal online marketplace created by the federal health care law.

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7:11 am
Thu November 14, 2013

Feds Release Figures On Health Insurance Signups

Federal officials say nearly 12 hundred Ohio residents successfully picked health insurance plans last month through the new online marketplace under the federal health care law.

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12:27 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Report: Ohio Not Inspecting Day Care Centers Annually

A report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services shows Ohio has not always met its requirements for annual, unannounced inspections of day care centers and could conduct more comprehensive background checks on employees.

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