Medicare http://peoriapublicradio.org en Bustos weighs-in on healthcare glitches http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/bustos-weighs-healthcare-glitches <p></p><div>President Barack Obama Monday said there was ‘no sugarcoating’ the online computer bugs following the launch of his health care law. &nbsp;Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says more time is needed before fixing the glitches that people encounter during the enrollment process:</div><p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 22:44:51 +0000 Alex Rusciano 13736 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Bustos weighs-in on healthcare glitches 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