Indiana is going from 3 carriers and 278 plans to 9 carriers and 975 plans, but rates are expected to go up 3 to 5%.
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The House Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions came to Greenfield City Hall for a field hearing called “The Effects of the President’s Health Care Law on Indiana’s Classrooms and Workplaces.”
We’re less than 6 months away from the end of the current tax year and the start of the 2015 tax year. That’s when a slew of new and postponed employer obligations for healthcare kicks in under the Affordable Care Act.
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is moving forward with a lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service after US District Judge William T. Lawrence denied a dismissal of the suit by the IRS.
New numbers from Gallup show Indiana’s neighbors all lowered their uninsured rate, with Kentucky showing the largest drop from 20 percent uninsured to 12 percent so far this year.
Hoosiers living in areas with poor health will start seeing insurance premium increases soon with little to no increase in subsidy credits.
“The premiums that one new entrant — CareSource — wants to charge are so much lower than other insurers’ state regulators raised that issue with the company, according to the filings.”
Health insurance has been so intricately tied to employment and a specific pool of people for so long that we’re just starting to wrestle with what’s important: innovation versus morality, and where’s the money going to come from to do as much of both as possible?