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  • Open enrollment for 2018 coverage May 12, 2017 4:25 pm
    Open enrollment for 2018 coverage is scheduled to begin November 1, 2017, and end December 15, 2017. This is shorter than the open enrollment periods that have been used for previous years, and it’s the first time that open enrollment has been scheduled to end before the end of the year. That means everyone’s coverage […] The post Open enrollment for 2018 coverage appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • IRS 2018 HSA Contribution Limits, Minimum Deductibles & Maximum Out-of-Pocket May 9, 2017 4:03 am
    The IRS published Revenue Procedure 2017-37 last week, specifying the IRS 2018 HSA contribution limits, along with the minimum deductibles and maximum out-of-pocket exposure for HSA-qualified plans. IRS 2018 HSA contribution limits * If you have individual coverage under an HSA-qualified plan: $3,450 (up from $3,400 this year) If you have family coverage under an […] The post IRS 2018 HSA Contribution Limits, Minimum Deductibles & Maximum Out-of-Pocket appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • Groundhog Zombie Goes Back to the Future: AHCA Vote Day Health Wonk Review May 5, 2017 11:59 pm
    Yesterday was a bit of a banner day in health care reform circles, with the passage of the AHCA in the House of Representatives. The vote came less than 24 hours after the final amendment was added to the bill, and before the CBO had scored the last three amendments that were added. It’s now […] The post Groundhog Zombie Goes Back to the Future: AHCA Vote Day Health Wonk Review appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • Health care reform: What’s next in Colorado? May 3, 2017 3:50 am
    2017 has been a whirlwind year for health care reform. As rate filing season draws near, there is still considerable uncertainty surrounding the future of the ACA and what lies ahead for health care reform. Here’s a summary of where things stand in Colorado: Failed: Bill to extend premium help to people above 400 percent […] The post Health care reform: What’s next in Colorado? appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • Pre-Passover edition of the HWR at InsureBlog April 6, 2017 4:35 pm
    Hank Stern has done an outstanding job with the Health Wonk Review this week; don’t miss his pre-Passover edition. Hank has factoids about Passover interspersed with ten excellent articles from some of our favorite health wonks. Thanks for hosting, Hank, and Happy Passover! The post Pre-Passover edition of the HWR at InsureBlog appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • AHCA: The Aye or Nay? Edition of the Health Wonk Review March 23, 2017 8:05 am
    Seven years ago today, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law, ushering in a host of reforms for the U.S. health care system. And today, House Republicans are planning to vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), which would repeal many of the ACA’s spending-related provisions and implement replacements for some aspects of […] The post AHCA: The Aye or Nay? Edition of the Health Wonk Review appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Louise Norris
  • The latest Health Wonk Review is up! February 24, 2017 2:03 am
    Trying to keep up with healthcare policy? The Health Wonk Review is hot off the press from our friend David Williams at the Health Business Blog. Enjoy! The post The latest Health Wonk Review is up! appeared first on Colorado Health Insurance Insider - Colorado Health Insurance Insider - No-cost assistance, quotes, research and support.
    Jay Norris