Mon, Dec 16, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
Covered California Enrollment Deadline LoomsDownload audio (MP3)
December 23 is the deadline to enroll for health insurance coverage that starts on January 1, 2014. In the last-minute rush to make the cutoff, nearly 50,000 people signed up through Covered California, the state's health insurance exchange, in the first week of December alone. Are you a college graduate no longer on your parents' insurance? A freelancer or business owner who doesn't have a company plan? Are you unsure if you're eligible for the expanded version of Medi-Cal? We take your questions about Obamacare and signing up for coverage in California.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Emily Bazar, senior writer at the California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF) Center for Health Reporting at the USC Annenberg School for Communications and Journalism
- Lisa Aliferis, health editor for KQED News