Spanish-language Health Site Delayed

Health Law May Offer Part-Time Workers Better Options





24, 2013 7:36 p.m. ET It isn't just the English-language federal website that is weighing on the success of the health-care law. Consumers still can't enroll for insurance on CuidadoDeSalud.gov, the U.S. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304607104579212364108147516





How to make mental health care work





Starting in January, they can no longer offer plans that have annual benefit caps, although some large employers may still offer plans with limited benefits . When Roberta Grindle was diagnosed with colon cancer in October, she blew through the $5,000 coverage limit on her mini-med plan almost immediately. Grindle, 62, worked 16 hours a week at a big box store near her home in Sebring, Fla., and paid $32 every two weeks for the stores plan, the only coverage available to part-time workers. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/health-law-may-offer-part-time-workers-better-options/2013/11/26/8bd4e264-568b-11e3-bdbf-097ab2a3dc2b_story.html









Mental healthcare at fault in stabbing? Questions over son's mental health care As part of their Medicaid plans, states such as Pennsylvania and Georgia are offering programs that provide alternatives to traditional services. They not only work well, they also cost less than not providing mental health services. For example, rather than having people experience long waits in overcrowded emergency rooms or forcing them to travel long distances, mobile crisis services are coming to adults and children (and their families) in their own homes in places as diverse as rural North Carolina, Minnesota and Tennessee, as well as in some of the nation's largest urban centers, including Los Angeles and Philadelphia. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.cnn.com/2013/11/25/opinion/plotnick-deeds-mental-health/index.html