Advertisement
Pressure mounts on Republicans to fund payments to insurers

Pressure mounts on Republicans to fund payments to insurers

By Harris Meyer  |  May 18, 2017

The nation's state insurance commissioners urged the Trump administration Wednesday to ensure continued funding for payments to health insurers to cover cost-sharing reductions for low-income exchange plan members.

Trump administration lets consumers skip HealthCare.gov

Trump administration lets consumers skip HealthCare.gov

By Virgil Dickson  |  May 17, 2017

The Trump administration took another step Wednesday toward deregulating federal insurance exchanges created under the Affordable Care Act. The new policy will allow consumers to skip HealthCare.gov entirely to sign up for coverage in 2018.

Efforts to reduce US uninsured stalled in 2016

By Associated Press  |  May 16, 2017

After five consecutive years of coverage gains, progress toward reducing the number of uninsured Americans stalled in 2016, according to a government report that underscores the stakes as Republicans try to roll back Barack Obama's law.

Anthem terminates Cigna merger agreement

Anthem terminates Cigna merger agreement

By Mara Lee  |  May 12, 2017

Anthem announced Friday morning that it will stop pursuing Cigna, a merger that long ago turned into a hostile takeover bid. But the deal's $1.85 billion break-up fee is still in dispute.

Advertisement
X

Subscribe and SAVE 50%

View our best offer
Subscribe to Print