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December 6, 2017
Headlines in the News
 
Bloomberg, Dec. 4, 2017
 
Today's AIS Health Datapoint
 
70,687 ... Coloradans enrolled in the state's Children's Health Plan Plus (CHP+) plans stand to lose coverage at the end of January if Congress cannot come up with a federal funding solution for the future of the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The state recently announced it does not have the funds to continue the program past January 31, 2018.
 
AIS's Medicare and Medicaid Market Data: Enrollment, Premium Rates, Benefit Designs and Strategies of Medicare and Medicaid Plans

Quote of the Day
 
“It’s fair to say that our competitors view Medicare Advantage as an exciting growth area. I think they’ve invested a lot to grow their platforms and to expand their positions across the board, and it’s just something that we’re going to have to deal with.”
 
— Brian Kane, Humana Inc.’s senior vice president and chief financial officer, told investors during a conference call to discuss third-quarter 2017 financial results.
 
 
 

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