The battle begins as House Republicans release ACA repeal bill

Modern Healthcare By Harris Meyer March 6, 2017 Under pressure from conservatives and the business community, House Republicans have released a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act that ditches their previous proposal to tax high-value employer health plans. The 123-page bill, dubbed the American Health Care Act, was released Monday night. It… Read More

Trump’s ACA executive order heightens insurance market jitters

MODERN HEALTHCARE By Harris Meyer | January 22, 2017 President Donald Trump’s executive order Friday evening instructing federal agencies to go as far as they legally can to roll back the Affordable Care Act was not exactly surprising. He was expected to take some type of swift administrative action to signal his determination to repeal… Read More

UnitedHealth will drop out of most ACA exchanges

MODERN HEALTHCARE By Bob Herman April 19, 2016 UnitedHealth Group CEO Stephen Hemsley said Tuesday the health insurance and services conglomerate will pull out of most of its Affordable Care Act marketplaces. But the company won’t bail on the exchanges completely and will sell individual plans in a “handful” of states. “We cannot broadly serve… Read More