Affordable Care Act
The first day of open enrollment for the state’s new health insurance exchange was cheered as a success by Connecticut officials, with tens of thousands of people visiting the exchange’s website or calling the toll-free number seeking information, and 167 actually signing up for health plans.
Although it’s still early in the fiscal year, Connecticut is on track to close FY-2014 with a surplus. Figures released today by the comptroller’s office show the state a $4.4 million surplus. Still, Kevin Lembo […]
Rhode Island’s new health insurance marketplace opened as scheduled for enrollment, but the website was quickly overwhelmed by visitors and went down.
When new health insurance markets launch next week, the sticker-price premiums for a mid-range plan in New Hampshire will be a bit higher than the national average.
Massachusetts has lowest percentage of uninsured residents with only 4.5 percent; Texas has the highest with 28.8 percent. Generally the highest uninsured rates can be found in the South and West.
Young adults 19-34 years of age represent the group most likely to be uninsured. More than three-quarters of uninsured Americans come from working families.
By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The CEO of Connecticut’s health insurance exchange says the organization is on track to begin accepting applications when open enrollment begins this fall. Kevin Counihan told […]
While many Americans are aware of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and what may be in store in the near future, some are unaware of the longer term provisions still to come. Below is a […]
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Officials with Connecticut’s health insurance exchange will be explaining how the federal Affordable Care Act will affect families at free events in Waterbury and New Britain. The discussions are set for […]
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