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Trump Ends CSR Payments, and That Might Be a Good Thing (for Some)

Posted on 11/20/2017

In October, President Donald Trump announced that his administration was ending cost-sharing subsidies to insurance companies that were designed to offset the cost of deductibles and copayments for low-income Americans. The subsidies had been paid on a month-to-month basis and many insurance companies had already raised premiums to compensate for the anticipated end to the subsidies for 2018. Insurance companies

Trumpcare Bill Passed By House – How That Impacts Pre-existing Conditions?

Posted on 05/05/2017

Update: The AHCA or Trumpcare was passed by the House on May 4th, 2017 As Republicans gear up for another fight to push their proposed healthcare bill, the American Health Care Act (AHCA), through Congress and onto President Trump’s desk, millions of Americans await the fate of coverage for pre-existing conditions. This particular feature of the healthcare bill – a

The AHCA and The Moderate Objection to Trumpcare

Posted on 05/04/2017

After the American Health Care Act (AHCA) was tabled in March due to outcry from both Democrats and rightwing Republicans, Congress began tweaking the plan in an effort to get the bill to the floor before President Trump’s 100th day in office. The push was to make good on a campaign promise made by the president that he would take

Latest CMS Rule Change

Posted on 04/24/2017

Updated May 17, 2017 CMS Passes Rule That Makes Enrollment Easier Enrollment just got a lot easier and a lot faster. If you were one of the millions of people who enrolled in your own health insurance the past two years and noticed that the experience was completely different and far more frustrating, you were not alone. During the 2015