Panel: No state health ‘exchange’

By at 18 November, 2011, 4:47 pm

South Carolina should not manage its own “exchange” where health coverage will be sold once the new federal health care law takes full effect in 2014, a state panel is expected to recommend today. The S.C. Health Planning Committee wants private companies to create their own exchanges to sell insurance, an option critics said will [...]


Health insurance exchanges begin to take shape

By at 7 November, 2011, 11:41 am

From insurance companies to drug stores to doctors, just about any industry that touches the health-care system has a different opinion on how the Obama administration should shape the new insurance markets at the heart of the health-care reform law. But they all agree on one thing: Now is the time to weigh in. The [...]


Officials: Nebraska health insurance exchange could serve 120,000 by 2016

By at 29 October, 2011, 8:25 am

About 50,000 people could be enrolled in the first year of a Nebraska health insurance exchange. And that number could grow to about 120,000 within two years of start-up. Two committees of the state Legislature heard a report Friday on the health exchange program that would allow expansion of health insurance coverage in 2014, if [...]


Considering Health Insurance Options? Can Help – St. Louis Post

By at 22 October, 2011, 5:40 am

BY Golden Rule Insurance | Posted: Friday, October 21, 2011 12:10 PM   Whether people get their health coverage through their employers or purchase their own policies, millions of Americans are reviewing their health plan options for 2012 and looking for ways to keep more money in their pockets while meeting their health care needs. [...]