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5/2/2022 ACA-related coverage enrollment tops record at nearly 36M Healthcare Dive ... reached an all-time high of more than 35.8 million, up from about 31 million in 2021, [according to new HHS data] released Friday. The data suggest the gains, primarily through Medicaid expansion and ACA marketplace enrollment, are the result of Biden administration policies designed to boost insurance coverage during the COVID-19 public health crisis, HHS said.- The coverage expansion helped keep the rate of uninsured Americans [stable and ...
5/2/2022 Biden admin suspends Georgia plan to let private sector run ACA marketplace Healthcare Dive ... in light of changes in federal law, policy, and other circumstances since the Departments' initial approval," Brooks-LaSure wrote.Those other circumstances include the more than 700,000 Georgians signed up for coverage through the ACA marketplace during the 2022 open enrollment period, according to the CMS administrator.The CMS said Georgia must provide a corrective action plan within 90 days to demonstrate how it will improve the model to ensure ...
4/22/2022 ACA Marketplace Premiums Decline for Third Consecutive Year, Urban Institute Finds csgactuarial.com The average premium for ACA marketplace coverage dipped 1.8% in 2022 compared with the prior year, an analysis from the Urban Institute, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, found.It’s the third consecutive year average ACA premiums declined, bucking the trend of sustained increases for job-based coverage, which provides insurance to a majority of nonelderly Americans.Most states saw declines in premiums, though premium prices varied considerably ...
4/21/2022 How the Texas Legislature Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the ACA Marketplace prospect.org Eric Gay/AP PhotoTexas, known for its implacable hostility to the Affordable Care Act, is now taking steps to ensure a better-functioning health care marketplace for the state’s residents.The latest state to take strong action to improve affordability in its ACA marketplace is … Texas?The Lone Star State, remember, is one of 12 states that have refused to enact the ACA Medicaid expansion, thus denying ...
4/5/2022 President Biden Moves to Fix a 'Glitch' in the Affordable Care Act MSN ... affordable for millions of Americans.The shift would fix what is known as the “family glitch,” a loophole that has prohibited more than 5 million people from accessing subsidized health plans on the ACA marketplaces even if they don’t actually have other affordable options.“It’s a huge deal,” says Katie Keith, director of the Health Policy and the Law Initiative at Georgetown Law’s O’Neill ...
4/5/2022 ACA marketplace enrollment surged at high incomes in 2022 blogspot.com Subscribe to xpostfactoidEnrollment in the ACA marketplace has historically -- and appropriately -- been weighted toward people in low-income households. Lower income workers are less likely to have access to affordable employer insurance. While just 17% of the U.S. population is in households with income between 100 and 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL), 52% of marketplace enrollees nationally had income in that range as of the end of ...
3/28/2022 11 states where higher-income ACA marketplace enrollees went for cheap gold plans blogspot.com ... for my musings on what ACA markets should look like, skip down to the subhead "Top gold plan markets in 2022" below.)Having spent much of Saturday looking into gold plan selection in the ACA marketplace in 2022 (it's at a record level), I found myself musing on Sunday morning that an ideal metal level distribution, in very broad outline, would be silver for low income, gold for the middle ...
3/24/2022 In ACA marketplace in 2022, too much underinsurance (bronze plan selection) at low incomes blogspot.com Subscribe to xpostfactoidWe have had plenty of time to celebrate the 21% surge in ACA marketplace enrollment, most likely triggered primarily by the major boosts to premium subsidies provided last March by the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). Now, with CMS's Public Use Files tracking marketplace enrollment for 2022 released on the ACA's 12th anniversary, it's time for some disappointment.In the 33 HealthCare.gov states, for which CMS provides ...
3/21/2022 Strengthening Federal Network Adequacy Requirements for ACA Marketplace Plans - Center For American Progress americanprogress.org Strengthening Federal Network Adequacy Requirements for ACA Marketplace Plans A Strategy To Improve Maternal Health Equity In order to improve maternal health care access and outcomes for millions of pregnant and postpartum people in the United States, the federal government must ensure that health insurance plans available through the ACA marketplace offer robust maternity care provider networks. [email protected] In this article A woman is comforted by her husband ...
3/1/2022 Congressman Johnson Names Amy Bielawski of Tucker As Virtual Guest to State of the Union Address US House of Representatives ... insurance. Her industry was particularly hard hit during the pandemic. Thanks to the increased Affordable Care Act subsidies in the American Rescue Plan, she was able to qualify for an affordable premium on the ACA marketplace.The State of the Union Address will highlight the achievements and work still to be done under the leadership of President Biden. While safety protocols mean this year’s in-person attendance will be ...
2/4/2022 New Mexicans grabbed the gold in the ACA marketplace blogspot.com Back in mid-October, I devoted a handful of posts ( 1 , 2 , 3 ) to New Mexico's great ACA marketplace experiment: instructing insurers to price silver plans as platinum-value in 2022 -- that is, as if no one with an income over 200% FPL would buy a silver plan. Below that income threshold, silver plans, enhanced by strong Cost Sharing Reduction (CSR), actually are platinum-equivalent, having an actuarial value of ...
12/16/2021 HOMETOWN HEALTH ENTERS THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT MARKETPLACE WITH SOFTHEON'S ENROLLMENT AND BILLING SOLUTIONS PR Newswire ... cloud-based health insurance exchange and service provider. Softheon's innovative platform is helping bring quality health care to Nevada residents enrolling in Hometown Health insurance through Nevada Health Link ."Softheon's expert knowledge of the ACA marketplace coupled with their leading enrollment and billing technology has made them the perfect partner during Hometown Health's first open enrollment period on the exchange," said David Hansen , Hometown Health CEO. "Today, more than 100,000 ...
12/14/2021 ACA Marketplace Health Insurance Assistance Event to Enroll, Re-Enroll Thursday at Conference Center connect-bridgeport.com ACA Marketplace Health Insurance Assistance Event to Enroll, Re-Enroll Thursday at Conference CenterBy Connect-Bridgeport Staff on December 14, 2021Create your profile to start adding photos, posting comments, and more.It is the time of year when not only are college football bowl game lineups announced, but the networks and other details...Posted by Jeff ToquintoAlthough it has been gone for decades, it is likely many ...
12/9/2021 MITRE-Harris Poll Survey Finds 75% of Health-Insured Individuals in the United States Are Concerned About Medical Bills | Business Wire Business Wire ... reported more billing surprises than Medicare beneficiaries.“These survey results highlight the challenges that people across the nation face in selecting and using their health insurance,” said Juliette Espinosa , senior Medicare, Medicaid, and ACA Marketplace strategist, MITRE . “Even those fortunate to have insurance struggle with bills that result from misunderstanding or underestimating deductibles, scope of covered benefits, and level of financial exposure for out-of-pocket costs of treatments ...
12/9/2021 MITRE-Harris Poll Survey Finds 75% of Health-Insured Individuals in the United States Are Concerned About Medical Bills Business Wire ... reported more billing surprises than Medicare beneficiaries.“These survey results highlight the challenges that people across the nation face in selecting and using their health insurance,” said Juliette Espinosa , senior Medicare, Medicaid, and ACA Marketplace strategist, MITRE . “Even those fortunate to have insurance struggle with bills that result from misunderstanding or underestimating deductibles, scope of covered benefits, and level of financial exposure for out-of-pocket costs of treatments ...
10/17/2021 Covering Florida Navigator Group A Valuable Resource for ACA Marketplace Enrollment bocaratontribune.com Covering Florida Navigator Group A Valuable Resource for ACA Marketplace Enrollment By: Robert S Weinroth Florida once again enjoyed the greatest number of ACA Marketplace enrollees in the United States during both last year’s six-week Open Enrollment season, (OE8) as well as during the recent American Rescue Plan Act Special Enrollment Period which ended on August 15th. The consortium has expanded its working team of Navigators statewide and ...
10/5/2021 Softheon Cloud Experiences Fast-Paced Growth Amid Expansions to the ACA Marketplace PR Newswire ... Softheon announced it will support more than 90 licensed health insurance carriers during the upcoming open enrollment period, including three of the top 10 largest health plans in the U.S.Insurer participation in the ACA Marketplace has increased for the third year in a row, prompting health plans to seek an innovative and responsive partner to help navigate the complex, highly regulated ACA landscape. Anchored by its flexible technology and ...
10/5/2021 Softheon Cloud Experiences Fast-Paced Growth Amid Expansions to the ACA Marketplace tncontentexchange.com ... Softheon announced it will support more than 90 licensed health insurance carriers during the upcoming open enrollment period, including three of the top 10 largest health plans in the U.S. Insurer participation in the ACA Marketplace has increased for the third year in a row, prompting health plans to seek an innovative and responsive partner to help navigate the complex, highly regulated ACA landscape. Anchored by its flexible technology and ...
10/2/2021 CORRECTING and REPLACING Oscar Announces Partnerships With Leading Chicago Area Health Systems to Offer Affordable Health Insurance and Care Yahoo News Oscar Announces Partnerships with Edward-Elmhurst Health, Loyola Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem, and University of Chicago Medicine to offer seamlessly connected health insurance and care in Chicago, IL.Oscar Individual and Family plans will be offered through the ACA marketplace throughout the Chicago region, including Cook, Lake, and DuPage counties.Members will receive high-quality care provided by Edward-Elmhurst Health, Loyola Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem, University of Chicago Medicine ...
9/24/2021 Brooks-LaSure: ACA marketplace key to Medicaid redeterminations after COVID-19 PHE ends reporterwings.com ... maintain coverage levels for individuals who may lose Medicaid eligibility because they earn too much. CMS gave states a year after the emergency ends to restore normal income eligibility requirements. Brooks-LaSure said that ACA marketplace coverage is going to play a key part in keeping people covered after the emergency ends. “We are very focused on integrating as closely as we can Medicaid and marketplace coverage,” she said ...