Some Health Insurers Say They’ll Be Squeezed by Obamacare Subsidy Freeze

Article 0 Comments Affordable Care Act insurers are facing a fresh round of uncertainty that could drive up premiums or push companies to stop offering coverage through the law, after the Trump administration’s latest move to cut off subsidies meant to help stabilize insurance markets. On Saturday, the U.S. Centers […]

Trump Labor Chief Readies Rule to Allow Small Business Health Plans

Article 0 Comments The Trump administration wants to make it easier for small businesses to join together to offer cheaper health insurance plans that would lack some of the protections required under Obamacare. The U.S. Labor Department on Tuesday said it plans to issue a rule that would let more […]

Insurers Seeking Major Premium Hikes for Obamacare Plans in 2019

Article 0 Comments The first glimpse of what health insurance companies plan to charge for Obamacare plans next year suggests there’s no relief ahead for consumers saddled with high premiums. Several insurers in Maryland and Virginia are seeking double-digit percentage increases in monthly costs for individual medical plans in 2019. […]