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ACA exchange plans will soon feature quality star ratings

August 16, 2019


CMS on Thursday announced it will require state and federal exchange websites to display quality star ratings for Affordable Care Act exchange plans, starting with the 2020 open enrollment period.

In the states: AMA leaves group that opposes 'Medicare for All,' shots fired at an Illinois VA hospital, and more

August 16, 2019


American Health Line rounds up the latest health care news in the states.

CMS: Exchange plan enrollment is largely stable (except among non-subsidized buyers)

August 14, 2019


About 10.6 million U.S. residents enrolled in Affordable Care Act exchange plans by March 15 of this year, representing a less than 1% decrease when compared with enrollment numbers as of March 15, 2018, according to CMS data released Monday.

Are Republicans eyeing another ACA repeal push?

August 12, 2019


Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) last week said Republican lawmakers would again seek to repeal the Affordable Care Act if they gain control of the House and President Trump is re-elected in 2020.

Short-term health plans pay out 39% of premiums on care, report finds

August 9, 2019


The top five short-term health plan insurers in 2018 spent only about 39% of premium dollars on medical care, well below the Affordable Care Act's medical loss ratio threshold, according to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners' 2018 Accident and Health Policy Report published last week.

The best (and worst) states for health care, ranked

August 6, 2019


WalletHub on Monday released its latest list of the Best & Worst States for Health Care. See where your state ranks with American Health Line's interactive map.

Trump calls for mental health reform in wake of mass shootings, but AMA, APA call for focus on gun laws

August 6, 2019


President Trump on Monday called for mental health care reform in the wake of mass shootings that occurred over the weekend—but some health care groups are pushing back, and instead calling on policymakers to reform the United States' gun laws.

Trump's short-term health plan expansion is back in court

August 6, 2019


Stakeholders have appealed a federal judge's decision to uphold the Trump administration's expansion of short-term health plans, which are not required to comply with certain Affordable Care Act requirements.

Weekly Line: How to pay for 'Medicare for All'? It's a sticking point for Democratic presidential candidates.

August 2, 2019


Candidates seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for president again squared off during back-to-back debates this week, and "Medicare for All" once again was a major point of contention

A federal judge just struck down Medicaid work requirements. (Again.)

August 2, 2019


A federal judge on Monday blocked New Hampshire's Medicaid work requirements, noting that the requirements would cause about 17,000 people to lose health care coverage.

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