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Rand Paul: Affordable Care Act Under Trump Administration “Legalize Low Cost Insurance”

Senator Rand Paul speaks regarding low cost insurance, affordable care act Senator Rand Paul (R) Kentucky was re-elected on November 8, 2016. In his interview on Fox News Channel Wednesday November 9, 2016 he re-iterated his statement that one of the first tasks for a Trump - led Republican Administration is to make it legal [...]

By | 2017-11-28T05:01:54+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Affordable Care Act, Insurance Exchange, Trump|0 Comments

State Insurance Exchanges Secure Conditional Approval from HHS

December 20, 2012 - HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced three more states that are tracking on time to implement health care law by establishing Health Insurance Exchanges (HIX). HHS issued the first conditional approval of a State Partnership Exchange to Delaware and Minnesota and Rhode Island. Second Order Effects of the HIX Movement State Exchanges [...]

By | 2017-05-04T04:06:44+00:00 December 20th, 2012|Accountable Care Organiztion, Insurance Exchange, MAGI|0 Comments

MAGI and Insurance Exchange Strategies – Modified Adjusted Gross Income

In healthcare, the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) introduces a new income definition—Modified Adjusted Gross Income (“MAGI”) for determining Medicaid income eligibility across the country. MAGI, pronounced the same way as the Biblical term, will be a regular figure in future accounts of who has access to the best prices for health care coverage and will be relevant for Insurance Exchanges ("HIX").

State Insurance Exchange Status by Governor, Political Party – Introducing the HIX Index

As of Wednesday November 14th, here is an update on which direction each state is headed. States have until Friday November 16th to declare their intentions, although States received extra time from U.S. Health and Human Services to submit operating plans for the Insurance Exchanges until December, 2012.