Political reaction: Republicans propose The American Health Care Act

House Republicans unveiled their long-anticipated plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act on Monday afternoon. The proposed legislation, dubbed “The American Health Care...

Aetna-Humana merger blocked by federal judge; decision on Anthem-Cigna deal up next

Pending a possible appeal, Aetna could soon be on the hook for a $1 billion “breakup” fee after U.S. District Court Judge John D....

Obamacare, DOL Fiduciary Rule in jeopardy with Trump election

Now that Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President of the United States, just how long will it take for Obamacare to be...

California Insurance Commissioner joins organizations speaking out against health insurance mergers

The number of organizations speaking out against the proposed Anthem-Cigna and Aetna-Humana health insurance mergers continues to grow, casting some doubt on whether the...

CBO says employers should expect 5% annual health premium increases for next decade

Premiums for employer-provided health insurance are projected to increase at a rate of 5% per year over the next decade, according to a report...

Agent frustration boiling over at elimination of commissions

Health insurance agents on Insurance Forums are understandably venting on a variety of threads this week about the dominoes falling relating to the elimination...

City of Industry paying average of $42,770 annually per employee for health coverage

Health benefits for employees are expensive, but this is over the top. According to a Jan. 9 article in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, the...

CO-OP failures could boost enrollment in BCBS plans, AIS Newsletter predicts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With more than a third of the 23 Community Operated and Oriented Plans (CO-OPs) created as part of the Affordable Care...

2 million on Obamacare missing out on subsidies, study finds

A new Avalere analysis finds that more than 2 million exchange enrollees eligible for cost-sharing reductions (CSRs) are not receiving the subsidies because they...

Supreme Court upholds Obamacare subsidies with 6-3 decision

The Supreme Court today upheld tax subsidies in states relying on the federal healthcare.gov exchange, preserving health insurance subsidies for 6.4 million Americans in...