Health Insurance Exchange

December 1, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

While the average premium for the least expensive closed network silver plan -- principally HMOs -- rose from $274 to $299, a 9 percent increase, the average premium for the least expensive PPO or other silver-level open access plan grew from $291 to $339, an 17 percent jump.

November 25, 2015 | Susan Morse

CMS is requesting comment on whether health plans should designate network strength, such as indicating whether a plan has a broad number of doctors or health facilities in the network or not.

November 20, 2015 | Susan Morse

UnitedHealth Group may exit the insurance exchange market, as the deterioration in product performance has weakened its financial outlook, the company said in an earnings update released Thursday.

November 20, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

Many said they anticipate the federal government will act to forestall widespread departures, particularly because continued withdrawals could be politically explosive during an election year.

November 19, 2015 | Susan Morse

Consumers have received more than $2.4 billion in Affordable Care Act premium rebates since 2011, but the number of people owed refunds by insurers decreased by more than a million this year compared to last, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

November 19, 2015 | Susan Morse

Week two of open enrollment saw another 500,000-plus consumers select plans in the federal marketplace, bringing the total for the first two weeks to over 1 million, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

November 17, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

To encourage more people to sign up in Florida, Obamacare assisters are handing out flyers at food truck festivals, farmers' markets and health fairs.

November 13, 2015 | Susan Morse

Over 1.1 million applications were submitted to HealthCare.gov from Nov. 1 through 7, CMS reported.

November 11, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

In 31 states and the District of Columbia, silver-level plans cover fewer than seven of the 10 most common drug treatment options or charge consumers more than $200 a month in cost sharing, according to an analysis of 2015 silver plans by consultant group Avalere Health.

November 6, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

Two-thirds of the 131 carriers that offered silver-level preferred provider organization plans in 2015 will either drop them entirely or offer fewer of them in January, and those cutbacks will affect customers in 37 states, according to the foundation.

November 3, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

As the open enrollment period for health insurance through the state and federal marketplaces got underway on Nov. 1, Kaiser answers plan questions.

October 27, 2015 | Kaiser Health News

Premiums will increase an average of 7.5 percent for the second-lowest-cost silver insurance plan to be offered next year in the 37 states where the federal government operates health marketplaces, according to an analysis by the Department of Health and Human Services.

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