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Affordable Care Act
An administrative law judge’s November 4 decision to throw out a rule challenge by Florida CHAIN may not have been the most hostile action a state official has taken against the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but it was a very effective demonstration of just how tight the grip of Florida’s opposition to the law is. […]
Curious about your monthly health insurance costs with a plan from the Health Insurance Marketplace? Check out the Get Covered Calculator. This tool allows health care consumers to calculate their estimated monthly health insurance cost. For Tax Subsidy Calculator in Spanish, click here.
Provided by The Aids Institute The AIDS Institute has compiled a Summary of Florida Qualified Health Plans. This summary reviews the “Silver” plans being offered in the State of Florida through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. This has been a major undertaking since the plans became available on October 1st and made more difficult due […]
Now Playing: “Premium Rush”, Starring the Marketplace Roll the (Premium Tax) Credits! Our last blog discussed the need to consider out-of-pocket costs – not just premiums – when deciding what plan to buy in the new Marketplace. Bronze plans have the lowest monthly premiums, but they have higher out-of-pocket costs than Silver or Gold plans […]
Original Article from Kaiser Health News Despite being tapped into social media networks and watching The Daily Show, only 10 percent of young Americans say they are very familiar with the Affordable Care Act. Here’s what you need to know: 1. Even superheroes need health care. Even if you’re young and healthy, going without health […]
Now that more Floridians are becoming familiar with and using the Health Insurance Marketplace to compare health plans and sign up for health coverage, consumers are beginning to ask questions they didn’t even know they had. Unfortunately, we can only scratch the surface in a publication like CHAIN Reaction. In this blog, we will address […]
Confused about coming changes in your health care? If you are a Ryan White Client, here are some steps you should take: STOP: You will need to see your current provider and be evaluated BY DECEMBER 15, 2013 … You may need to make changes … You may need to join a new or different […]
1. Your Medicare coverage is protected. Medicare isn’t part of the Health Insurance Marketplace established by ACA, so you don’t have to replace your Medicare coverage with Marketplace coverage. No matter how you get Medicare, whether through Original Medicare or a Medicare Advantage Plan, you’ll still have the same benefits and security you have now. […]