Health Care

Health/Medical
7:55 am
Wed October 2, 2013

Neb. health enrollment slowed by computer glitches

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The new, federal health care marketplace is off to a bumpy start in Nebraska, with computer problems that have prevented consumers from signing up for insurance right away.

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Health/Medical
5:22 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

Rural Neb. nonprofits ready for health marketplace

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nonprofit groups in rural Nebraska say they're ready to start enrolling residents in the new health-insurance marketplace, despite the vast areas they have to cover.

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Health/Medical
6:03 am
Sat September 28, 2013

Problems may delay Nebraskans seeking Medicaid

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A computer systems problem could delay some Nebraskans in obtaining health coverage under the Medicaid program.

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Government
8:11 am
Fri September 27, 2013

ACA information programs at Omaha Public Library

The Omaha Public Library is hosting a series of programs next month on the Affordable Care Act.

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Health/Medical
9:13 am
Thu September 26, 2013

Feds release data on Nebraska health coverage

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The thousands of Nebraskans who don't have health insurance have gotten hints about how much they might pay for federally subsidized plans offered by four insurers under the Affordable Care Act.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Wed September 25, 2013

UNMC to offer dual degree in Pharmacy and Public Health

Starting next year, students at UNMC can get a dual degree in pharmacy and public health.

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Health/Medical
7:08 am
Sat September 21, 2013

New information released on Iowa's proposed health insurance marketplace

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Newly released rate information on Iowa's health care marketplace shows the state will offer some of the lowest premiums in the country.

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Government
8:12 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Nearly 200 people dropped from Nebraska insurance program

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials have pulled nearly 200 people out of a state program that helps pay for private health insurance when doing so is cheaper than billing through Medicaid.

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Health/Medical
5:24 am
Mon September 16, 2013

Deadline approaching for Nebraska's health insurance marketplace

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Community groups are hustling to meet an Oct. 1 deadline to launch a new health insurance marketplace in Nebraska, a key piece of the federal health care law designed to steer users toward a coverage plan.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Tue September 3, 2013

Enroll Nebraska to Help Enroll Thousands of Nebraskans in Health Care Coverage

Enroll Nebraska is a partnership created to connect organizations with the resources they need so their clients and constituents can gain healthcare coverage.

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