Affordable Care Act / Health Insurance Exchange / Health Reform

Health Insurance Marketplace | Help!

Starting tomorrow many individuals who have never purchased health insurance before will be able to do so through the new Health Insurance Marketplaces established by the Affordable Care Act. If you will be using the Marketplace or assisting others there are many resources available. Below is a list of resources that I find most helpful: … Continue reading

Affordable Care Act / Health Insurance Exchange / Health Policy / Health Reform / Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State-Operated Health Insurance Exchange- Not Happening

PA Will Miss Health Insurance Exchange Deadline On Wednesday, October 17, Pennsylvania Health Insurance Commissioner, Michael Consedine stated that the Commonwealth will not be meeting its November 16th deadline to submit an Exchange Blueprint to the Health and Human Services (HHS) Department. Because of this, the State will not be able to establish its own … Continue reading

Pennsylvania’s Health Insurance Exchange Progress (or lack thereof)
Health Insurance Exchange / Health Reform / Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania’s Health Insurance Exchange Progress (or lack thereof)

Prior to the U.S. Supreme Court’s announcement of its decision to uphold most provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on June 28th, many states, especially those who were plaintiffs in the landmark case,  failed to make substantial progress in designing and implementing health insurance exchanges (HIX).  Pennsylvania, being one of the plaintiff states, has … Continue reading