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Senate Panel Plans 2 Hearings on Girding Health Insurance

August 24, 2017

The Senate health committee will hold two hearings early next month on how the nation's individual health insurance marketplaces can be stabilized, as party leaders grasp for a fresh path following the collapse of the Republican effort to repeal and replace much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. Read More

5 HSA FAQs Brokers Can Help HR Answer

August 22, 2017

As health savings accounts grow in popularity, this is an opportunity for brokers. Employers are wondering if they should take the leap and offer them to their employees. Read More

Obamacare: What’s Next for the IRS?

August 22, 2017

The role remains the same: The agency will continue enforcing and administering tax provisions of the law and move forward on guidance projects it may have avoided advancing during the months of tumult in Congress, health care attorneys told Bloomberg BNA. Read More

Republicans Face Looming Deadline on Health Law

August 22, 2017

A fast-approaching deadline for insurers to commit to selling health plans next year under the Affordable Care Act is pressuring Republican lawmakers to decide quickly whether to shore up the law and ease the path for insurers or continue efforts to roll it back. Read More

Anthem’s Exit Leaves Thousands With No Choice Of Health Plans

August 22, 2017

For about 60,000 Covered California customers, choosing a health plan next year will be easier, and possibly more painful, than ever: There will be only one insurer left in their communities after Anthem Blue Cross of California pulls out of much of the state’s individual market. Read More