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Insurers Say States Need More Flexibility to Stabilize Obamacare Marketplace

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

CEO of one state-based exchange says flexibility helped improve conditions

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24.8 Million Americans Are Enrolled in High–Deductible Insurance Plans

Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Deductibles have increased by 10 percent from 2015 to 2016

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Administration Official Is Unsure If Individuals Will Sign Up For Obamacare

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Official says it's hard to predict what people will do with double-digit increases, bare counties, and instability in marketplace

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Report: NH Medicaid Patients Are Younger But Cost 26% More Than Those on Individual Market

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

If Medicaid were not expanded, claims costs would be 14 percent lower

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4 Million Americans Paid $2.8 Billion in Obamacare Penalties Through April 2017

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Fewer Americans paid penalty after Trump's executive order suggested IRS could grant exemptions

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Obamacare Enrollment Program Signed Up a Fraction of Those Who Canceled Coverage in 2017

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Program signed up 14,500, while 1.9 million dropped their coverage

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Employers Forecast Health Care Costs Per Employee To Exceed $14,000 Next Year

Friday, August 11th, 2017

90 percent of employers will offer a consumer-directed health plan in 2018

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Anthem Exits Obamacare Exchanges in Nevada and Parts of Georgia

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Health insurer cites volatility in individual market and trouble pricing Obamacare plans