health care exchange
A state report says a mistake with Maryland’s defective health care exchange could cost the state $30.5 million.
A Maryland lawmaker on Tuesday renewed a call for an investigation into the state’s defective health care exchange with a focus on the procurement process of the exchange’s board, which has approved multimillion dollar contracts.
District of Columbia residents who miss Monday’s deadline to enroll in health plans through the city’s insurance exchange will still have an opportunity to obtain coverage effective Jan. 1, the director of the health exchange said.
Spokesman Jay Carney could not say when the president will sign up for a plan in the health care exchange.
Insurance carriers participating in Maryland’s health care exchange have extended the deadline for individuals and families to enroll in order to be covered Jan. 1, Gov. Martin O’Malley announced Tuesday.
Gov. Martin O’Malley faced more questions on Monday about the performance of the state’s health care exchange website.
The director of Hawaii’s health insurance marketplace under President Barack Obama’s federal health care overhaul has resigned after delays in getting the exchange running and low signups in the first month.
Idaho Health Exchange Board Keeping Secret Findings Of $15G Taxpayer-Funded Investigation Into No-Bid Contract
Board members of the Idaho health insurance exchange said Tuesday that they will keep secret the findings of a $15,000 taxpayer-funded investigation into how one of its own members won a lucrative no-bid contract.
Frustrated Democrats lamented Wednesday that persistent problems with new health care exchanges have inflicted damage on the public’s perception of the already unpopular “Obamacare” — with some lawmakers insisting President Barack Obama should ensure those responsible lose their jobs.
It’s been more than three years since President Barack Obama signed the health care law, more than one year since the Supreme Court upheld its central tenet and two weeks since the health exchanges opened nationwide, but supporters still face a surprising predicament: a confused public.