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.
President Barack Obama says he’s giving mid-size businesses more time to comply with his health care law because the goal is not to punish anyone.
The Maryland Senate has given final approval to a bill to help people who could not enroll in a private health plan on Maryland’s health exchange website due to computer problems last year.
Employees at a call center for state health insurance exchanges are suing their employer in federal court, saying they were forced to work unpaid overtime.
The Maryland House of Delegates has approved a measure to provide health insurance to people who tried to enroll on the state’s online health exchange but couldn’t get through due to computer problems.
The Maryland Senate has advanced a measure to provide insurance for people who were unable to enroll in the state’s health exchange website due to computer problems.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is acknowledging a troubled start for Maryland’s online health insurance exchange, but he predicted Sunday that the state will still meet its enrollment goal by the end of March.
Mirroring problems with the federal health care website, users attempting to navigate the Spanish version have discovered their own set of difficulties.
Gov. Peter Shumlin told lawmakers Tuesday that efforts to improve health care for Vermonters through the new federal overhaul don’t go far enough and he renewed his pledge for the state to implement the nation’s first universal health care system by 2017.
Democratic and Republican critics of Maryland’s troubled health exchange urged state officials on Monday to consider other options to signing up state residents for health care plans.