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Georgia state health insurance exchange
Georgia Health News — Georgia ranks seventh in the nation for the number of people who qualify for subsidies to offset the cost of purchasing health insurance through the marketplace. About 654,000 state residents are eligible for subsidies.
November 6, 2013
Georgia Health News — Ongoing technical problems with the federal website, HealthCare.gov, and the low number of navigators approved to help consumers are making it hard for Georgians to purchase health insurance. Just 40 navigators are currently approved to help the state’s 1.7 million uninsured people.
October 18, 2013
Bloomberg — A doctor details how Deal and Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens are actively working against the implementation of the Affordable Care Act — at the expense of the Georgians.
September 13, 2013
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution — Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens admitted he cited an extreme outlier in his request to delay approving insurers’ proposed rates for the new marketplace. Outside actuaries found the rates proposed by six of seven companies to be justified and appropriate.
July 30, 2013