Category: Affordable Care Act

Get ready for 2016!

Open Enrollment for health care is coming soon.  Over the next month we'll begin to get information about the 2016 plans and rates.  For those of you in Covered California, you can already go to the Covered CA website and use their "Shop and Compare" tool to see what rates and benefits will look like next year.  This tool can also be used by those...

Medicaid Enrollment Surged

According to the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) a recent report cited by the AP indicates that more than a dozen states that chose to expand Medicaid have seen a surge in enrollment that is beyond all projections.  This is raising concerns that the added cost will seriously impact state budgets in 2017 when federal aid is reduced.  In Kentucky the estimated Medicaid costs...