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  • Access to doctors a challenge under ACA

    The Affordable Care Act was expected to reduce the number of people turning to emergency rooms for care because it would result in millions of Americans securing health insurance and finding primary care physicians.

  • Uncertainties surround Affordable Care Act for businesses

    It has been called confusing, aggravating and unworkable by many, and a godsend by others. It is the Affordable Care Act, and private companies and even insurance carriers are still trying to figure out what it all means.

  • Local nonprofits facing challenges

    After taking a sharp hit during the recession, nonprofit organizations in San Diego County began to make a comeback last year, according to the first annual State of Nonprofits report released this month by the University of San Diego.

Business of Health videos

Anthem Blue Cross' Steve Scott on the Affordable Care Act

April 17, 2014 -- George Chamberlin speaks with Steve Scott, vice president and general manager of Large Groups for Anthem Blue Cross, about the impact of the Affordable Care Act.