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Local, state reactions to Supreme Court ruling on Affordable Care Act

Gainesville Sun

Staff and wire report

Politics and policy talk dominated the airwaves Thursday. But the stories of people like Silver Springs residents Gary and Israel Gil-Schor were the ones that best reflect the import of the U.S. Supreme Court’s …

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Some local relief with Affordable Care Act decision

Gainesville Sun

By Christopher Curry

Tiffen Lovler breathed easy Thursday.

After several months of uncertainty, the Supreme Court ruling in King v. Burwell came out and Lovler, 27, knew that he would be able to keep the tax credits that …

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National HIV Testing Day is Saturday

Gainesville Sun

By Giuseppe Sabella

Saturday is National HIV Testing Day and local organizations are offering free events to educate and evaluate residents in a time when Florida is the leader for new HIV infections.

In 2013, Florida faced almost …

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County residents asked to take healthcare survey

West Marion Messenger
South Marion Citizen

Marion County residents are invited to share their views on health and healthcare in their community by taking a 10 to 15 minute survey. A partnership of healthcare facilities and WellFlorida Council, the regions’ …

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Residents invited to take survey

Ocala Start Banner

Marion County residents are invited to share views on health and healthcare in the community by taking a 10- to 15-minute survey.

A partnership of healthcare facilities and WellFlorida Council, the regions’ health council and consultant for …

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Residents encouraged to take county health survey

WellFlorida News Release

Marion County residents are invited to share their views on health and healthcare in their community by taking a 10 to 15 minute survey. A partnership of healthcare facilities and WellFlorida Council, the regions’ health council and …

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Sign-up help available for ACA special enrollment

Gainesville Sun
By Christopher Curry
The special tax season sign-up period for the Affordable Care Act runs through Thursday.

The limited enrollment period started March 15 and is open to people who did not sign up for coverage in 2014 …

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Hospital district will survey local health needs

Ocala Star Banner
By Fred Hiers

The Marion County Hospital District is taking a step this week toward opening its financial spigot and sending money to help local nonprofit health care and social service providers.

The district, which received about …

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WellFlorida Council: Working Together for Healthy Communities

The Fine Print UF

WellFlorida Council is a nonprofit focused on building healthy communities. We are North Central Florida’s local health council and statewide consultants for health causes.

Established in 1969 and based in Gainesville, we are one of the …

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Lauren Vagelakos: Another chance to get insurance

Special to The Gainesville Sun

Open enrollment for the health insurance marketplace ended for the general public on Feb. 15. However, the Center for Medicaid Services announced a new special enrollment period for individuals who did not have health insurance …

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Proudly Serving

WellFlorida Council, Inc. is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization created in 1969. We are the state designated local health council for 16 counties in North Central Florida and specialize in health-related consultancy for clients and projects throughout Florida.

Proudly serving the following Florida counties:
Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Sumter, Suwannee and Union.

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1785 NW 80th Blvd.
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