Elva Jaldin, a promotora, talks with Andrea Velandia about health. Soon Jaldin will help women like Velandia sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Jenny Gold hide caption

toggle caption Jenny Gold

Health Exchange Outreach Targets Latinos

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/195539769/195628167" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III already promotes Subway sandwiches. Will health insurance be next? Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

toggle caption Carolyn Kaster/AP

Political Fight Jeopardizes Medicaid In Mississippi

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/194213712/194649477" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

In San Jose, Calif., on June 6, President Obama encouraged people to sign up for insurance in the nation's largest health insurance market. Stephen Lam/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Stephen Lam/Getty Images

With Health Exchanges Poised To Open, PR Push Draws Scrutiny

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/193925145/194131645" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President Obama encourages people to sign up for health insurance exchanges in San Jose, Calif., on June 6. Stephen Lam/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Stephen Lam/Getty Images

To Find Out How The Health Law Affects You, Ask The President

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/191585207/192596369" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Expensive prescriptions drugs can stretch people's finances, even if they have insurance. iStockphoto.com hide caption

toggle caption iStockphoto.com

Jonathan Bush, co-founder, athenahealth, at Health Datapalooza IV, where he urged the government to release more data on health care quality and costs. FotoBriceno for Health Data Consortium/Health Data Consortium hide caption

toggle caption FotoBriceno for Health Data Consortium/Health Data Consortium

Datapalooza: A Concept, A Conference And A Movement

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/189565146/189544488" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Health Law Spared Young Adults From High Hospital Bills

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/187113321/187119230" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Evidence is growing that bariatic surgery reduces health risks of obesity. Life in View/Science Source hide caption

toggle caption Life in View/Science Source

For Many, Affordable Care Act Won't Cover Bariatric Surgery

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/186310916/186758391" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California, unveiled the plans and prices that will be offered by private insurers at a media briefing in Sacramento on Thursday. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

toggle caption Rich Pedroncelli/AP