The Children’s Health Insurance Program of Pennsylvania has received a $200,000 grant from the National League of Cities to “create an outreach program for enrolling children and families.” The grant will support providing customized assistance for families and aims to achieve full 100% coverage for all children in the city of Pittsburgh.
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Under the Obama administration, another new change has been approved that will go into effect as soon as this month. The new switch to what is called “reference pricing” may slow healthcare spending, while making health insurance even more complex. Employers have the opportunity to cap what they will spend on certain medical costs, leaving employees to pay the extra cost. Will this have a great effect on how Obamacare moves forward in our nation?
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Should health reform be top down or bottom up? While there are many questions being asked in regards to health reform and Obamacare, Forbes Online addresses an interesting concern. Chris Conover suggests that Americans should become more educated about the way to go about reforming our health care system and debate whether it should begin with Congress and the President or consumers learning and understanding the intricate aspects of our system.
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If you are unfamiliar with quotes and how they work, then getting something like an insurance quote might seem confusing at first. There is a lot of information and numbers to process, and sometimes even when you think you understand what the quote is saying, you might not. Most health insurance quotes Calabasas companies provide have a lot of valuable information. You can learn about what sort of plans are within your reach, what sort of coverage you might most benefit from, and even other affordable options. Continue reading What You Can Learn From a Health Insurance Quote
Is there anybody who would reject free health insurance? While for now that option is a pipe dream, there are plenty of other great low-cost alternatives. By thoroughly researching your insurance options, you put yourself in a better position to choose the correct healthcare for your needs. Continue reading Getting Free Health Insurance
Finding individual health insurance has always been complicated for some people in the past. Just because health insurance is now required to avoid a tax penalty does not make it any easier to navigate. In some cases, it has made things even more confusing for people. The trick is to find a good health exchange website on which you can compare a lot of different companies. In many respects, finding health insurance is much the same as it always has been. Continue reading How to Find an Individual Health Insurance Plan
Some people may have been confused about finding affordable health insurance or paying the individual mandate. Under the new Affordable Care Act, US citizens needed to find a health insurance plan to enroll in or pay a tax. Open enrollment has now closed, and those who do not have health insurance and are not in the process of getting enrolled will likely need to pay the Individual Mandate. Continue reading Affordable Health Insurance vs. Individual Mandate
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If you run a small business, now is the perfect time for you to shop for group health insurance. Thanks to the Affordable Health Care Act, insurers can no longer charge outrageous prices for you to provide coverage for your employees. Since there are a large number of insurance companies competing for your business, there are a few things to consider while you shop for medical coverage for your employees. Continue reading Group Health Insurance Shows Your Employees That You Care
A few weeks ago the President announced the enrollment for the Affordable Health Care Act. The 8 million recorded had exceeded the expected amount by 1 million. President Obama had this to say, “The Affordable Care Act is covering more people at less cost than most people would have predicted a few months ago.” Read more on this story here.
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