A nonprofit insurer in Nevada created by Obamacare to present competition to already established insurance carriers will close at the end of the year after reporting tens of millions in operating losses.
A plurality of Americans identifying as Independents hold an unfavorable view of Obamacare two months after the Supreme Court upheld a key element of the president’s championed health care law.
Healthcare.gov’s internal controls did not effectively determine eligibility for coverage because Social Security numbers and citizenship status were not always verified properly, according to a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) audit.
The largest health insurance provider in the state of North Carolina is requesting a 34.6 percent rate increase for customers in the state on individual policies under Obamacare.
Health spending increased 5.5 percent in 2014, totaling $3.1 trillion and averaging $9,695 per person, according to a report published by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Office of the Actuary.
Some of the most powerful labor unions in the country are calling on the White House to approve the repeal of an Obamacare tax on employer-sponsored health plans that could lead to benefit cuts.
In the wake of major Supreme Court rulings on Obamacare and same-sex marriage, a majority of American voters say they are “uncomfortable” with the path the country is on when it comes to social issues.
Sen. David Vitter (R., La.) introduced legislation today tackling an exemption to the Affordable Care Act that allows members of Congress to avoid purchasing insurance through one of health care exchanges created under the law and to receive taxpayer-funded subsidies.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) marketplace approved coverage for fictitious applicants and granted about $30,000 in premium tax credits to those accounts, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report.