How Will Suicide Affect My Life Insurance Policy?

How Life Insurance Policies Deal with Suicide John Dorfman Aug. 15, 2014   John Dorfman, Time.com In the aftermath of a suicide, family members may have financial matters to deal with — namely life insurance — in addition to their grief. In the aftermath of a suicide comes sadness, pain, confusion and even anger. For…

Ice Bucket Challenges Ferguson, Missouri

Washington, D.C. (August 18, 2014) — As of Monday, August 18, The ALS Association has received $15.6 million in donations compared to $1.8 million during the same time period last year (July 29 to August 18). These donations have come from existing donors and 307,598 new donors to The Association. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is…

Physician Participation in Medi-Cal: Does California Have Enough Doctors?

Physician Participation in Medi-Cal: Ready for the Enrollment Boom? Janet M. Coffman, Denis Hulett, Margaret Fix, and Andrew B. Bindman, University of California, San Francisco Will California physicians be able to handle the Medi-Cal population surge? This report looks at physician participation in Medi-Cal and implications for access to care. August 2014 Recent and projected…

Covered CA Identity Proof Now Required

Identity Proofing Required as of August 4, 2014 New Job Aid Available As of today, August 4, 2014, with Covered California’s new enrollment system release, consumers are now required to submit proof of identity when applying for coverage. This process can be completed by a consumer or with your help as their Certified Insurance Agent. Identity…