Medicaid patients with glaucoma received less testing than those with commercial health insurance, according to a study from the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Health care insurers in Montana have requested premium rate hikes as high as 23 percent for next year, according to the state’s insurance commissioner.
The number of health insurers applying to participate in the Obamacare exchanges has declined 38 percent since last year, according to data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
As a result of Obamacare, 22 percent of small businesses reported they are hiring fewer workers or reducing workers’ salaries, according to a report from the Mercatus Center.
The number of Americans without health insurance has increased by nearly 2 million since the beginning of 2017, according to a report from Gallup.
The top financial worry facing Americans today is the cost of health care, according to a poll from Gallup.
Anthem, one of the nation’s largest health insurers, expressed its support for the Senate’s health care bill, saying it will stabilize the market, The Hill reported.
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield will not be offering Obamacare coverage in Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana next year, the company just announced.
There are 47 counties in the United States that are projected to have no insurer participating in the Affordable Care Act exchanges in 2018, according to a report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price testified at a Senate Budget Committee hearing Thursday and would not say whether the Trump administration would make cost-sharing subsidy payments put in place by the Affordable Care Act.