Topic: Insurance Premiums
The White House is blasting health insurers' profits during times of premium increases, calling the current marketplace "distorted."
The long-awaited omnibus spending bill contains no funding to reduce ACA plan premiums, much to the disappointment of the insurance industry.
Instability in the market is contributing to premium hikes for for the cheapest silver plans, the Urban Institute says.
The CBO says a Republican plan to stabilize the ACA exchanges would increase the deficit by $19 billion over 10 years.
Republican lawmakers have officially unveiled their plan to stabilize the ACA exchanges, which includes proposals to fund reinsurance and CSRs.
Federal policy decisions reduced consumer choice and raised healthcare insurance premiums in 2018, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Many insurers offering plans in the Affordable Care Act's exchanges turned a profit for the first time in 2017, a new analysis finds.
Idaho officials met with CMS this week to discuss the state's push to sell non-ACA compliant insurance plans.
A new Republican-led proposal to shore up the Affordable Care Act's exchanges would fund cost-sharing reduction payments and reinsurance.
Payers could expand adoption of high-deductible health plans by educating consumers about them, according to a new report.