insurance http://northernpublicradio.org en Officials Unveil Name For Insurance Campaign http://northernpublicradio.org/post/officials-unveil-name-insurance-campaign <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Polls show that many Americans without health insurance still don&rsquo;t know that the Affordable Care Act requires them to get it.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">And many of the uninsured don&rsquo;t know that low-income people can get federal subsidies.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Pat Quinn&rsquo;s administration is trying to bring folks up to speed through a multi-million dollar advertising campaign.</span></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 09:02:48 +0000 WNIJ 36705 at http://northernpublicradio.org Officials Unveil Name For Insurance Campaign Clock Ticking for Health Insurance Exchanges http://northernpublicradio.org/post/clock-ticking-health-insurance-exchanges <div>A key Illinois lawmaker says it still appears the state will partner with the federal government on a health insurance exchange.&nbsp; But Democratic Representative Frank Mautino of Spring Valley says&nbsp;the goal is to make it a one-year partnership.&nbsp; Under the nation's health-care law, states can either run their own exchange, or get assistance from Washington.&nbsp; The exchanges are required to be up and running by 2014. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:17:22 +0000 Mike Moen 19408 at http://northernpublicradio.org Clock Ticking for Health Insurance Exchanges