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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois proposed (not APPROVED) 2018 premium increases for Individual policies are as follows: 38.2% for BlueCare Direct HMO plans 14.5% for Blue Precision HMO plans 9.3% for Blue FocusCare HMO plans 5.4% for Blue Choice Preferred PPO plans....read more
New Ted Cruz-like amendment to the Senate Better Care Reconciliation Act literally changes EVERYTHING.
The new amendment to the Senate “Better Care Reconciliation Act” which was derived from the mind of Senator Ted Cruz literally changes EVERYTHING. Conservatives have been clamoring for an escape from the Obamacare regulations which have driven health insurance...read more
It’s been a while now since the U.S. Senate released their discussion draft entitled the “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017“. And, we’ve all witnessed the predictable hyperbolic, nonsensical, fact-devoid, rhetoric from Democrat Senators like Chuck Schumer and...read more
The U.S. Senate released their version of a heath care reform act this morning. It is entitled the “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017“. It makes important changes to the “American Health Care Act” passed by the U.S. House of Reps back on May 4, 2017. Some of...read more
The CBO has a 24 year history of misleading the American people on health care policy. The latest example is their most recent assessment of the American Health Care Act which assumes incorrectly (again) that “23 million more people will be uninsured” by 2026 if we...read more
H.H.S. Director Dr. Tom Price continues implementing “Phase 2” of the AHCA before the bill even passes the U.S. Senate
H.H.S. director Dr. Tom Price continues implementing “Phase 2” of the American Health Care Act even before it passes the U.S. Senate. You know, that “Phase 2” that so many naysayers said would “never happen“. Yeah, that one. Dr. Price is allowing any state who wants a...read more
President Trump’s C.M.S. implements common sense reforms to Obamacare Open and Special enrollment periods.
Our new H.H.S. director Dr. Tom Price and our new C.M.S. director Seema Veerma are wasting no time in improving how both the Open and Special enrollment periods work under the PPACA (Obamacare). There will be no more “gaming of the system”. Below are the changes that...read more
Here’s the unbridled truth. The “American Health Care Act” – AHCA – failed because the “Freedom Caucus” blocked it in the House last Friday ensuring that it never reached the Senate so we could at least TRY to get it through. And, as I have stated earlier there is...read more
President Trump posted this tweet this morning calling out the “Freedom Caucus” the Club for Growth (who FAILED at doing everything they could to ensure President Trump lost the election) and Heritage (who published incorrect information about the bill and the Senate...read more
Obamacare Individual and Employer mandates are still codified IRS law now that Republicans failed to pass AHCA.
Just so everyone understands correctly. Thanks to the failure of certain Republicans to pass the American Health Care Act which would have provided immediate relief to MILLIONS of Americans, the PPACA (Obamacare) Individual Mandate is still FULLY in force and codified...read more