enrollment http://peoriapublicradio.org en The shutdown's impact on Medicare enrollment http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/shutdowns-impact-medicare-enrollment <p></p><div>The open enrollment period for Medicare began Tuesday but because of the partial government shutdown, signing up could be more challenging. &nbsp;Even though Medicare.gov is online despite the shutdown, the website warns users that information posted may not be up to date. &nbsp;Linda Tauber-Olson is with the Presence Covenant Center for Healthy Living in Champaign, and she&rsquo;s helping people sign up for coverage. &nbsp;But she advises them not to go to Medicare.gov to enroll, since updated information isn&rsquo;t flowing from insurance companies to the website.</div><p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 21:48:58 +0000 Illinois Public Radio 13436 at http://peoriapublicradio.org The shutdown's impact on Medicare enrollment Illinois gets brand name for health care reform http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-gets-brand-name-health-care-reform <p></p><p>Illinois officials Wednesday unveiled the brand name for a new insurance marketplace that’s part of President Barack Obama’s healthcare plan:</p><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 23:00:42 +0000 Chip Mitchell 12484 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois gets brand name for health care reform Bradley University freshman class grows six-percent from last year http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/bradley-university-freshman-class-grows-six-percent-last-year <p></p><div>Bradley University’s incoming freshman class is the largest the school has seen in the last two classes. It’s more than 60 students than last year’s freshman class.&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:02:54 +0000 Tanya Koonce & Alex Rusciano 10689 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Bradley University freshman class grows six-percent from last year Illinois Central College offering "Walk-In Wednesdays" http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-central-college-offering-walk-wednesdays <p></p><p></p><p>Illinois Central College has an offering to help new and returning students register for fall semester. Mon, 29 Jul 2013 17:42:00 +0000 Orko Manna 9596 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois Central College offering "Walk-In Wednesdays"