Nevada Watch Posts

Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce Hopes to Offer Members Health Insurance

June 21, 2018

The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce would like to get back into the health insurance business. Such a move became more likely Tuesday when the Trump administration announced a rule that would let small businesses or associated groups band together to purchase what are known as association health plans. The U.S. Department of Labor said the move will enable groups that share a commonality — such as an industry or geographic location — to obtain more affordable coverage. Read More

Nevada Health Exchange Chief ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Short-Term Plans

May 10, 2018

The head of Nevada's health insurance exchange is "deeply concerned" about a proposed federal rule change that would extend the length of short-term health plans, saying in a Friday letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that the policy will likely result in higher premiums for people who purchase insurance on the exchange. Read More