health insurance http://wrvo.org en ACR Health says not to worry about health insurance increase letters http://wrvo.org/post/acr-health-says-not-worry-about-health-insurance-increase-letters <p>ACR<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Health in Syracuse is getting a lot of calls from people who signed up for healthcare through the Affordable Care Act marketplace, and are worried their health insurance costs are rising. But the experts who signed hundreds of people up for insurance in central New York say not to worry.</span></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:38:06 +0000 Ellen Abbott 58221 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse police union reaches 5-year contract with city http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-police-union-reaches-5-year-contract-city <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Syracuse police officers have reached a new labor contract with the city, more than three years after the old one expired.</span></p><p>It's not uncommon for police union contracts to lapse, but this one stretched on for a while, mostly over health care costs and coverage.</p><p>The new contract is for five years, but it applies retroactively to when the old one expired at the end of 2010. The 428 Syracuse police officers will have to pay about twice as much for health insurance, but will get two percent raises for 2013, 2014 and 2015.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:56:03 +0000 Ryan Delaney 57236 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse police union reaches 5-year contract with city Affordable Care Act enrollment deadline is only one week away http://wrvo.org/post/affordable-care-act-enrollment-deadline-only-one-week-away <p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:39:36 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53156 at http://wrvo.org ACA deadlines, penalties approaching http://wrvo.org/post/aca-deadlines-penalties-approaching <p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:48:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 51000 at http://wrvo.org Affordable Care Act sign up deadline is today http://wrvo.org/post/affordable-care-act-sign-deadline-today <p></p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 12:28:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48968 at http://wrvo.org Affordable Care Act sign up deadline is today ACR Health rallies to register people into state healthcare exchange http://wrvo.org/post/acr-health-rallies-register-people-state-healthcare-exchange <p></p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:29:17 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48797 at http://wrvo.org Health insurance enrollment deadline looms http://wrvo.org/post/health-insurance-enrollment-deadline-looms <p></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:19:22 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48741 at http://wrvo.org Schumer says he supports Obama's Affordable Care Act promise http://wrvo.org/post/schumer-says-he-supports-obamas-affordable-care-act-promise <p></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:39:07 +0000 Aimee Hirsch 47202 at http://wrvo.org Schumer says he supports Obama's Affordable Care Act promise NY says its health exchange unaffected by federal problems so far http://wrvo.org/post/ny-says-its-health-exchange-unaffected-federal-problems-so-far <p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 12:58:29 +0000 Kate O'Connell & Aimee Hirsch 46475 at http://wrvo.org New Yorkers flock to register on state health exchange http://wrvo.org/post/new-yorkers-flock-register-state-health-exchange <p>The health exchanges that are part of the Affordable Care Act opened Tuesday, and in short order there were two million hits on the New York state <a href="https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/">website that&#39;s selling health insurance policies</a>. People who weren&#39;t turning to the website in central New York were lining up to get face-to-face information on how to choose a plan.<br /><br />Willie Terrell, of Syracuse, has been waiting for this day since he lost his health insurance a year ago.<br /> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 11:35:06 +0000 Ellen Abbott 45041 at http://wrvo.org New Yorkers flock to register on state health exchange New York prepares to open Affordable Care Act health exchange http://wrvo.org/post/new-york-prepares-open-affordable-care-act-health-exchange <p></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:15:48 +0000 Ellen Abbott 44391 at http://wrvo.org New York prepares to open Affordable Care Act health exchange How New Yorkers will fare under the Affordable Care Act http://wrvo.org/post/how-new-yorkers-will-fare-under-affordable-care-act <p></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:02:59 +0000 Catherine Loper 40966 at http://wrvo.org