Obama administration requests lower rate increase from health insurance company

The Obama administration has used a new tool from their healthcare overhaul to pressure a health insurer with intentions to increase its rates in Pennsylvania…

States prepare for health insurance rate control struggles

As it is the states that have control over the healthcare and health insurance within them, and not the federal government, it is now up…

Kansas rejects health insurance exchanges, returns money to government

Kansas, on Tuesday, returned a large grant provided by the federal government to help the state establish a health insurance exchange program. The state has…

States decide if large businesses can use health exchanges

According to the regulations for health care reform issued by the federal government, the authority over whether or not large companies can buy coverage through…

Health insurance exchanges may be tilted in favor of insurance companies, thanks to new rules provided by the HHS

On Monday, Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, unveiled a sleuth of federal rules that are to be used in…

Federal measure that makes affordable health care available to those with high-risk conditions

A new measure from the federal government that seeks to bolster the availability of health insurance for those with existing medical insurance will go into…

Federal appeals court upholds law requiring all to obtain health insurance

Judges of a federal appeals court have been toiling over the legality of one of the key provisions of the Affordable Care Act. It is…