The IRS' new policy, which will bolster compliance with Obamacare, comes as the Trump administration takes actions to undercut the law. » Read More
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The bill would restore billions of dollars in payments to Obamacare insurers, many of whom hiked prices to anticipate the payments ending. » Read More
The individual mandate requires most people to have health insurance or pay a fine. » Read More
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Cost-reduction payments to Obamacare insurers were actually reimbursements for discounts they were required to give.
Ipsita Smolinski, managing director and health care analyst at Capitol Street, discusses President Trump's comments on health insurers and CSR payments and the impact on insurers' stocks.
The Trump administration last week stopped paying insurers cost-sharing reduction reimbursements.
The proposal would fund billions of dollars worth of Obamacare reimbursements to insurers, which Trump cut off last week.
Trump is the wildcard for 2018 insurance rates, Vox reports.
Scott Flanders, the CEO of EHealth, is planning to launch new, temporary health insurance plans in a couple weeks. CNBC's Bertha Coombs talks to Flanders about the rollout.
With Obamacare premiums set to see a big spike for 2018, online health insurance broker eHealth is out with a new insurance offering.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on the bipartisan deal between Senators Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) on federal health insurance subsidies.
President Trump last week killed bllions of dollars of payments to insurers.
Ana Gupte, senior health care services analyst at Leerink Partners, discusses UnitedHealth's earnings beat even after President Trump passed an executive order on health care and criticized prescription drug prices.
Insurers in Florida alone will lose about $200 million, and California insurers will lose about $107 million because of Trump's decision.
Trump doesn't understand who he is hurting most by cutting Obamacare subsidies, says Consultant Robert Laszewski.
UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health insurer, reported a 26.3 percent rise in quarterly profit, driven by growth across its businesses.
Trump says he will "look into" a report about Rep. Tom Marino pushing a bill that was opposed by the DEA.
Trump made a series of questionable statements about health care days after taking steps that are expected to damage Obamacare markets.
Without the subsidies, Medicaid will remain the best option for many Americans, defeating the purpose of the cuts, says Dr. Jim Rickards.
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