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Michigan’s Veterans’ Health Care Facilities Performing Well

The chronically long waits for care that have infuriated patients at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics in some parts of the country are a lot more rare in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

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Medicaid Expansion Enrollment Soars; Waiver Hurdle Remains

Wednesday is the anniversary of Healthy Michigan, the state’s popular Medicaid expansion program.

03/29/2015

Health Care Tax Credit

How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax Filing

Learn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.

03/23/2015

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Sunday Is The Last Day To Sign Up For Affordable Care Act Coverage Before Facing A Penalty

Jennifer Pipes with Enroll America hosted an enrollment event in Dearborn on Sunday and said that people should not be timid to sign up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2015

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Duggan Helps Kick Off Health Care Enrollment Event

Duggan says the federal health care law has helped thousands of Detroit residents get quality medical care, many for the first time.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2014

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Number Of People Being Monitored For Ebola In Michigan Drops To 5

The MDCH and a network of local public health agencies are currently checking travel histories of these individuals including their return to the Michigan from Ebola affected areas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2014

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Michigan Health Insurers Owe Nearly $13.2M In Refunds

Individual policyholders owed a rebate will either get a check, a reimbursement credit or see a reduction in future premiums.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2014

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More Than 323,000 Sign Up For Michigan Medicaid Expansion

Gov. Snyder says the effort will give residents “health care coverage they need to lead healthy, productive lives.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

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Audit: Michigan Improperly Spent $160M On Medicaid

Auditors warn that Michigan could be forced to repay nearly $97 million to the U.S. government.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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Report: Detroit Veteran Health Care Facility Has Longest Wait Times

Data showed that the average wait at that location is nearly 31 days — more than twice as long as the department’s 14-day goal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2014

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