Second Opinion: What We Learned About Health Care — and Our Readers
Megan Burks | January 1, 2014 |
Second Opinion: How Will the Feds Enforce the Individual Mandate?
Megan Burks | December 16, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Will Obamacare Streamline Care for Disabled People?
Megan Burks | December 9, 2013 |
A Reader’s Guide to San Diego Hospital Districts
In order for district hospitals to survive, they need to align themselves with other health care providers. Once they do that, however, they give up a certain degree of control over the decisions made for folks in their communities.
Mario Koran | December 2, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Will Obamacare Help If My Company’s Plan Is Too Expensive?
Megan Burks | December 2, 2013 |
Why the County Will Lose Half Its Health Funds (And Why It Might Not Matter)
Megan Burks | November 26, 2013 |
Second Opinion: What Does Obamacare Mean for My Paycheck?
Megan Burks | November 25, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Which Mental Health Services Have to Be Covered Under Obamacare?
Megan Burks | November 18, 2013 |
Local Hospitals Move Toward Life-Supporting Foods
A new report released last week shows California hospitals are making strides in providing patients and staff healthier meals. But things aren't perfect yet – the McDonald's inside Rady Children's Hospital is still going strong.
Clare Leschin-Hoar | November 11, 2013 |
Second Opinion: What Does Obamacare Mean for Health Savings Accounts?
Megan Burks | November 11, 2013 |
Doctors Treat New Condition – Questions About Health Law
Anna Gorman | November 4, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Do Student Health Center Fees Satisfy the Individual Mandate?
Megan Burks | November 4, 2013 |
My Other Pre-Existing Condition: Unstable Insurance
Six companies are offering me 34 plan options through my state's marketplace, which was created under the federal health law. Insurance coverage, at last, is guaranteed. And, for now, so is confusion.
Randy Dotinga | October 29, 2013 |
Second Opinion: What If My Income Increases After I Sign Up for Obamacare?
Megan Burks | October 28, 2013 |
HealthCare.gov Contractor’s Other Client: The City of San Diego
Megan Burks | October 25, 2013 |
Second Opinion: What If I Get Sick Before My Obamacare Coverage Starts?
Megan Burks | October 21, 2013 |
Why I’d Rather Pay the Fine Than Sign Up for Obamacare
Michael Robertson | October 14, 2013 |
Brown: Obamacare Rollout Trumps Medical Interpretation Bill
In his veto message, Brown said, "I don't believe it would be wise to introduce yet another complex element" to the state's rollout of the Affordable Care Act, which includes a new health insurance exchange and a Medi-Cal expansion.
Megan Burks | October 14, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Can Domestic Partners Apply for Obamacare Coverage Together?
Megan Burks | October 14, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Does Obamacare Give Employees More Choice Over Coverage?
Megan Burks | October 7, 2013 |
Second Opinion: Does Obamacare Reduce Costs for People With Pre-existing Conditions?
Megan Burks | September 30, 2013 |
For Refugee Doctors, Journey Back to Practicing Medicine Is the Longest
Here's something you don't think about when you get into a taxi: your driver could be a doctor. Why foreign-licensed medical professionals have a tough time getting into a health system that needs more doctors.