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2019

California has enacted several pieces of healthcare legislation, including measures that address nurse staffing levels in hospitals.

The Scoop: October 16 Edition

October 16, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: open enrollment is underway in California; window shopping is available in several states; Medicare… Read more

Gov Janet Mills

The Scoop: October 9 Edition

October 9, 2019 – In this edition Window shopping available in five state-run exchanges, with more coming soon. Colorado has published a proposal for a new… Read more

Gov Roy Cooper

The Scoop: October 2 Edition

October 2, 2019 – In this edition Window shopping available now in four states’ exchanges: California, Idaho, Maryland, and New York Idaho is seeking… Read more

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed legislation Monday that eases reporting rules for adults facing Medicaid work requirements.

The Scoop: September 25, 2019 Edition

September 25, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: average individual-market health insurance premiums are barely budging for 2020; short-term health… Read more

The national weighted average monthly premium appears to be increasing from $594 a month to $595 a month – one dollar.

2020: The year of the $1 premium increase?

September 25, 2019 – The biggest story surrounding 2020 ACA premium changes is that there’s literally no story of crazy rate changes, at least nationally.… Read more

Governor Bill Lee of Tennessee

The Scoop: September 18, 2019 Edition

September 18, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Six states extend their ACA 2020 open enrollment periods; Tennessee unveils proposed modified block… Read more

Residents in four states may be eligible for SEP if Hurricane Dorian prevented their enrollment.

The Scoop: September 13, 2019 Edition

September 13, 2019 – In this edition of The Scoop: Oklahoma, Missouri Medicaid expansion advocates gather signatures for the 2020 ballot; BridgeSpan rejoins… Read more

Nevada consumers with coverage through HealthCare.gov can now use the state-run website to select their 2020 coverage this fall.

The Scoop: September 6, 2019 Edition

September 6, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Five exchanges extend open enrollment; Idaho’s 'coverage choice' Medicaid expansion proposal has… Read more

Arizona voters may see a ballot initiative to codify ACA consumer protections.

The Scoop: August 30, 2019 Edition

August 30, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Rhode Island reinsurance program receives federal approval; New Mexico will ban surprise balance… Read more

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper | Reuters: Brian Snyder

The Scoop: August 23, 2019 Edition

August 23, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Reinsurance gets federal approval in Montana and Delaware; Maryland short-term plans will cover mental… Read more

Montana plans to seek federal approval for a Medicaid work requirement, and is accepting public comments on the proposal.

The Scoop: August 16, 2019 Edition

August 16, 2019 – In this week's edition of The Scoop: Delaware codifies ACA consumer protections; insurers join or expand their participation in 15 state… Read more

The Scoop: August 9, 2019 Edition

August 9, 2019 – In this edition of The Scoop: Washington, Vermont insurance commissioners crack down on bogus health plans; judge rejects New Hampshire’s… Read more