Nevada Watch Posts

Anthem Move Off Nevada Insurance Exchange Could Affect Thousands

August 10, 2017

The looming departure affects 31,496 Nevadans, according to figures provided by the the Nevada Division of Insurance. It also underscores the continued volatility of the insurance market amid uncertainty about how federal regulations may change health coverage through the Affordable Care Act. Read More

Senate Republicans Release New Obamacare Repeal Bill

July 13, 2017

Senate Republicans released a new draft of their bill to repeal Obamacare Thursday, which tentatively includes a controversial amendment from Ted Cruz. The change is aimed at building enough GOP support to open debate on the bill next week, but it's not clear the votes will be there. Read More

Health Insurers Pull Out of Rural Nevada

July 13, 2017

The Silver State Health Insurance Exchange announced at its public board meeting earlier this week that residents in 14 Nevada counties will not have access to Qualified Health Plans (QHPs). These are insurance plans certified by the Health Insurance Marketplace under the Affordable Care Act and qualify for subsidies to lower costs. Read More