Despite Obstacles, A Press To Insure Residents
Thursday, March 20, 2014
With the March 31 deadline to sign up for health insurance under the president’s Affordable Care Act approaching, there’s a push to get people signed up in a number of states. But a number of states are behind in their enrollment goals — and one is Texas, a state with strong Republican opposition to the law.
Here & Now’s Robin Young is joined by Carrie Feibel, health and science reporter for Houston Public Media, and healthcare navigator Orell Fitzsimmons, to discuss lagging ACA enrollment in Texas.
Carrie Feibel, health and science reporter for Houston Public Media. She tweets @KUHFHealth.
- Orell Fitzsimmons, healthcare navigator based in Houston. He tweets @TexasLocal100.