• Feds Identify Security Flaws in California Health Insurance Exchange resulting from Employee Union Rules

    April 8th, 2016 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    Feds Identify Security Flaws in California Health Insurance Exchange resulting from Employee Union Rules

    Covered California sites union rules as preventing background checks on their employees handling confidential information, a security shortcoming identified by GAO. In California, a spokesman for the state’s exchange, Roy Kennedy, would not say how Covered California was addressing the problems, citing security concerns. He […]

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    California’s Obamacare Exchange Misses 2015 Enrollment Goal by 300,000; Boosts Exec’s Pay with $65k bonus & 26% raise.

    July 2nd, 2015 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , ,
    California’s Obamacare Exchange Misses 2015 Enrollment Goal by 300,000; Boosts Exec’s Pay with $65k bonus & 26% raise.

    California’s Obamacare exchange misses 2015 enrollment goal by 300,000; nets only 10,000 new enrollments after $150 spent million on “outreach”; one of worst performing states, but boosts Exec Director Peter Lee’s pay with $65k bonus & 26% raise. Base now $333,000… Add this to the […]

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    California Obamacare Website Still Down…

    February 21st, 2014 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , ,
    California Obamacare Website Still Down…

    For the second day Covered California remains offline. Software glitches were reported as the cause. Ironically, this occurred right in the middle of yesterday’s Covered California’s board meeting. Ouch! We’ll have to go back and look at the tape to see the reaction of the […]

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    Covered California Online Exchange Broken – Will it Affect todays deadline, Peter Lee?

    December 23rd, 2013 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    Covered California Online Exchange Broken – Will it Affect todays deadline, Peter Lee?

    Here’s what I saw when I was finally able to log in and tried to select a plan… What do I do with this??? Is this proof, Peter, that I tried, and can receive an extension? Phone lines overwhelmed. Why was this not anticipated? FUBAR…

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    California Health Insurance Exchange Crashing on Final Enrollment Day

    December 23rd, 2013 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    California Health Insurance Exchange Crashing on Final Enrollment Day

    Since we completed our preliminary taxes for 2013, I went ahead and updated my Covered California application online. I was able to finalize my application, but when I tried to choose a plan, the system timed out. I have now tried three time today… To […]

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    California Obamacare Enrollment Party Debacle: 1,500 attendees, 10 applications completed. No enrollments reported.

    November 10th, 2013 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    California Obamacare Enrollment Party Debacle: 1,500 attendees, 10 applications completed. No enrollments reported.

    On Saturday, California’s health insurance exchange Covered California threw an enrollment party at the Sacramento Convention Center. According to SacBee reporter Richard Chang, nearly 1,500 people showed up to apply and enroll in California’s version of Obamacare. A grand total of 10 people completed applications….That […]

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    O-DAY +9 – Covered California Online Enrollment System Still not Working…

    October 10th, 2013 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , ,
    O-DAY +9 – Covered California Online Enrollment System Still not Working…

    It’s now Obamacare O-Day +9, and we are still unable to enroll. By the way, that’s the key word here – “enroll”. I see the euphemisms floating out of Peter Lee’s shop…  “completed applications”, “partially completed applications”, “signed-up”. And then this, “Actual enrollment figures will […]

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