But uncertainty in Congress, as well as the Trump administration cutting the enrollment period and advertising dollar,s mean the final number enrolled could be less than last year.
When I knew I would be getting insurance through my job, Ken and I talked about whether marriage would be a smart move for the health benefits.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Consumers are getting the word that taxpayer-subsidized health plans are widely available for next year for no monthly premium or little cost, and marketing companies say they're starting to see an impact on sign-ups.
Nearly a third of people overall - including a third of people without health insurance - said they had not heard anything about the sign-up period for individuals who buy health plans on their own, according to the survey by the Kaiser Family Foundation.
The tax reform bills currently making their way through Congress both have significant implications for healthcare, but they differ on one controversial element: eliminating the medical expense tax deduction. The House bill has come under sharp criticism for eliminating this deduction, largely because...
The bulk of the report makes noncontroversial recommendations about ways to increase the amount of and access to data on government programs, arguing for more of both.
Patients are willing to cut their hospitalization short for the sake of staying employed…and insured. Because "the job" provides this health insurance, patients are forgoing urgent medical treatments to preserve access to future medical treatments.
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Subsidized plans cost no more than last year, and sometimes less.
The bill under consideration in the state legislature would send a pro-discrimination message by eliminating coverage for sexual- or gender-reassignment surgery offered by the Children's Health Insurance Program, writes a doctor who cares for transgender kids.
This enrollment period, by Trumpian design, has posed particular challenges for insurance navigators like Foster and the people they will help to sign up over the next few weeks.
The President correctly cited the urgency of the opioid epidemic Thursday in his remarks on the administration's plans to curb the opioid epidemic. More Americans died in 2016 from drug overdose than during the entire Vietnam War. The President made his own war comparison stating "we have fought and...
The Trump administration may be sitting out promotional efforts for open-enrollment season, but states, insurers, and advocates are trying to fill the void during a shorter sign-up period than in past years.