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More than 160 children got their teeth cleaned for free in Dover this past weekend at the Delaware State Dental Society’s annual “Give Kids A Smile" event. 


Department of Health and Human Services

24,860 people in Delaware signed up for health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act this year.

Department of Health and Human Services

Delaware health officials say they’re cautiously optimistic about state Obamacare enrollment. They’re hoping to match last year’s numbers.


Sarah Mueller

The Department of Health and Social Services is seeking a small increase in its budget for next year.


James Morrison / Delaware Public Media

Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del., says a Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act will have disastrous effects in Delaware.

 


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A Republican health plan to replace Obamacare could throw 60,000 Delawareans off Medicaid. 

 


Delaware Public Media

Inmates in Delaware who leave prison in poor health can have trouble getting immediate access to health care when released, but Christiana Care Health System has an idea for how to solve that problem.