Health insurance companies keep making the case for single payer

To PPACA Detractors: The federal government doesn’t set insurance premiums. Insurance companies set premiums. State Departments of Insurance must review and approve each and every insurance product sold in their state. The only limitations put on insurance company premiums by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is that insurance companies can no longer sell … More Health insurance companies keep making the case for single payer

Jesse Ventura on ‘Obamacare’: Health care is a human right, rips apart the GOP

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Over 10 million Americans now have access to affordable health care by either the private marketplace or through an expansion of Medicaid because of the Afforda Greg Russak‘s insight: Jesse, were you of these opinions before you went off the grid? I’m impressed. 🙂 See on http://www.examiner.com

Number of HIX Enrollees Who Paid First Premium in Dispute

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst How many individuals and families that selected a health plan in the federally facilitated health insurance marketplace have paid their first month s premium? Depends on whom you ask. Greg Russak‘s insight: No, it does not depend on whom you ask.   Can we just call this "dispute" what it … More Number of HIX Enrollees Who Paid First Premium in Dispute

Oregon May Close State Exchange And Join Feds’ Site

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Oregon s health insurance exchange, plagued by computer flaws after federal taxpayers spent $303 million to build it, may be closed and the state’s customers shifted to the U.S. Obamacare marketplace. Greg Russak‘s insight: Here’s the first question I would like to ask. Since it seems that Oracle failed to … More Oregon May Close State Exchange And Join Feds’ Site

As ACA Signups Skyrocket Towards 7 Million Fox News Claims Obama Is Cooking the Books

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst As the number of people who are enrolling in the ACA’s private insurance plans surges towards 7 million, Republican Sen. John Barrasso and Fox News Sunday teamed up to claim that President Obama is cooking the books. Greg Russak‘s insight: If you’re still listening to and believing anything from the … More As ACA Signups Skyrocket Towards 7 Million Fox News Claims Obama Is Cooking the Books