Maine health and health care news

April 15, 2014

Maine report urges steps to prevent shortage of health-care professionals

A Department of Labor’s Center for Workforce Research and Information report suggests boosting state health-care education enrollment and recruiting more workers from outside Maine.

The Affordable Care Act: what it means for you

The Affordable Care Act will affect different people in different ways, depending on their incomes, employment, and health care histories.


A rough guide to the Affordable Care Act

Learn what's changing, key terminology and how to apply for the new insurance plans.

How to apply

Getting covered through President Barack Obama's health care law might feel like a combination of doing your taxes and making a big purchase that requires research.

Here's a step-by-step guide to the process with handy tips.

An Obamacare glossary

Understand the jargon.


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