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From the NPR Newscast: Julie Rovner on the latest changes to the health care program (with an introduction from Jean Cochran)

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Episode 504: Can Hospitals Save Money By Making Doctors Squirm?

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Oregon is still using paper applications to enroll people through the Affordable Care Act. iStockphoto hide caption

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People Buying Health Insurance Get A Bit More Time To Pay

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President Obama: He's been called out on one of his highest-profile promises. Drew Angerer/pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Archbishop Joseph William Tobin of Indianapolis prays at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' annual fall meeting in Baltimore on Nov. 12. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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ACLU Sues, Claiming Catholic Hospitals Put Women At Risk

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Lara Imler has tried to cancel her enrollment on HealthCare.gov, but to no avail. Annie Feidt/Alaska Public Radio Network hide caption

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Breaking Up With HealthCare.gov Is Hard To Do

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A hearse leaves the Deeds family home in Millboro, Va., on Tuesday, after 24-year-old Austin "Gus" Deeds died in an apparent suicide. Don Petersen/AP hide caption

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The House votes Friday on a bill submitted by GOP Rep. Fred Upton of Michigan, shown with Speaker John Boehner, that seeks to ensure Americans can keep their existing insurance plans even if those policies don't meet standards in the Affordable Care Act. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Todd Park, U.S. chief technology officer, answers questions in a House Oversight Committee hearing about problems with the federal HealthCare.gov site. One Democrat on the committee called the hearing "a kangaroo court." J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius issued a report Wednesday revealing that 106,185 Americans selected a health plan in the new marketplace from Oct. 1 to Nov. 2. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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