Making the American Rescue Plan Act permanent could lower costs on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces and eradicate the Medicaid coverage gap, but it would also cost the federal government up to $333 billion in the policy’s first decade, according to […]
Last year, during the height of the pandemic, many insurers voluntarily waived patient cost sharing for COVID-19 treatment. Cost sharing is what a patient owes out of their own pocket, either through a deductible, copay or coinsurance. Insurers waived those […]
American Families Plan outline also includes a national paid family and medical leave program.
On April 13, 2017, the Trump administration finalized a rule that the insurance industry hopes will curb the number of sicker people who sign up for coverage on the individual insurance exchanges. These final regulations, effective June 19, 2017 intend to help […]