Updated: Courts issue contradictory rulings regarding federal health insurance subsidies

The Obama Administration says people who bought subsidized health insurance plans through the federal HealthCare.gov site will keep receiving the subsidies as the administration...

AmeriLife Direct partners with BGA on Medicare, other products

Expanded partnership with One Resource Group enables its agents and advisors to refer Medicare prospects; AmeriLife also releases White Paper highlighting Med Supp opportunities created by MACRA 2020.

Walmart out to be No. 1 in health care; launches ‘Healthcare Begins Here’ via...

Walmart announced Monday that it will team with DirectHealth.com, LLC, in an initiative to allow consumers to compare health insurance plans and enroll online,...

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...

Average premiums for employer-sponsored health coverage rise 3% to $18,764 in 2017

Workers covered by smaller firms pay more toward family premiums and in cost sharing than those in larger ones, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation/Health Research & Education Trust 2017 Employer Health Benefits Survey.

171 health insurance advertisers bid on each of top 20 Google AdWords, on average

There is heated competition among health insurance advertisers for the top 20 keywords on Google Adwords, according to a new report from search marketing...

Federal judge upholds Trump’s expansion of short-term care plans

Democrats cry foul over allowance of “junk insurance” plans that circumvent ACA rules.

The Reality of Subsidy Enrollments on the Exchanges

With all of the changes surrounding PPACA, forum members came to the community to ask if anyone has been successful yet at enrolling a...

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...

What’s different about the impending 2018 Open Enrollment Period

New rules, a largely condensed enrollment timeframe, slimmer options and what states are doing to promote their exchanges are just a few of the things to consider as the 2018 health insurance Open Enrollment Period begins Wednesday.