By Richard Pollock | 02/05/14 02:23 PM
The “very rocky start" for Obamacare's health care exchanges has hurt many federally financed health care co-ops, a co-op trade association leader plans to tell Congress on Wednesday. Janice S. VanRiper, the executive director of the National Alliance of State Health Co-ops, is giving the...
By David M. Drucker | 02/05/14 12:52 PM
Republican critics of Obamacare have lately trained their fire on a program within the health care law that would provide a federal bailout to companies that lose money on insurance plans they sell on the Affordable Care Act exchanges.
By David M. Drucker | 02/04/14 06:33 PM
House Republican leaders are considering a proposal to raise the debt ceiling that would include legislation to repeal Obamacare's “risk corridor” program, decried as a bailout for health insurance companies. The Republican leadership is informally whipping the proposal with rank-and-file...
01/30/14 09:17 AM
ST. PAUL, Minn. — State officials say 14 people who managed the troubled MNsure online health insurance exchange were paid bonuses of more than $26,000 just after its launch. Software problems plagued the website, which overwhelmed its call center in St. Paul after the exchange went...
By Paul Bedard | 01/28/14 01:18 PM
The owner of a husband/wife beverage company in California, Dwight “Bone Daddy” Perkins had the best and most expensive Kaiser Permanente small group plan available. On Jan. 21, the gut shot hit. Kaiser sent him a letter canceling his policy because of Obamacare.
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/24/14 02:21 PM
Approximately three million Americans have signed up in Obamacare's private insurance plans, the White House announced on Friday. Those figures mark a continued rise in enrollments since the administration's “tech surge” to repair the botched healthcare.gov website, but are still behind...
By Associated Press | 01/24/14 09:15 AM
Democratic Reps. Della Au Belatti and Angus McKelvey said their bills aim to ensure the exchange's financial stability while improving transparency and reliability.
By Philip Klein | 01/23/14 11:37 AM
Credit ratings firm Moody's Investors Service on Thursday lowered its outlook for health insurers to "negative" from "stable," citing "uncertainty" swirling around the rollout of President Obama's health care law. In a new report, the agency said that the outlook for insurance companies is no...
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