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April 23, 2018

Recent Stories

From Health Plan Weekly - CMS Administrator Seema Verma raised eyebrows recently by indicating the agency might ban the practice of “silver loading” — a strategy that states and insurers devised to cope with losing reimbursement for cost-sharing reduction (CSR) subsidies. “We are reviewing that at this time,” Verma said during a call with reporters on April 8, explaining why the issue wasn’t addressed in the final 2019 Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters. Health care policy experts tell AIS Health that banning silver loading could price many consumers out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces and Read more

Whether it’s the shareholders of Kindred Healthcare, Inc. approving the sale of… Read more

With its newly issued final rule for the Affordable Care Act (ACA)… Read more

Opioid addiction and overdose treatments cost large U.S. employers $2.6 billion in… Read more

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April 13, 2018
Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans - 4th Quarter 2017

Your quarterly Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans spreadsheet is now available. Click here to access the raw data file and see year-over-year comparisons of leading health plans’ net income, premium revenue, medical loss ratios and net margins.

December 29, 2017
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The print issue of Health Plan Week is not being published this week, but we're always working to bring you insightful coverage of the health insurance industry. Click the links below to read this week's new subscriber-only content from the AIS Health editorial team:

Your next print issue of Health Plan Week will be dated Jan. 8, 2018. Happy new year!

November 29, 2017
Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans - 3rd Quarter 2017

Your quarterly Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans spreadsheet is now available. Click here to access the raw data file.

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