Ask Emily on KFBK: Dropped from coverage without consent

This segment originally appeared on KFBK's Afternoon News with Kitty O'Neal.

There's a trend among Californians with health plans purchased from the state's health insurance exchange, Covered California: Their plans are being canceled without their consent and often without notice. 

Emily Bazar, senior writer for the California HealthCare Foundation Center for Health Reporting, joins KFBK's Afternoon News with Kitty O'Neal to discuss what's happening to people who thought they were safe with their Covered California plans.

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