Ohio health insurance reform has begun. So far, no major changes have occurred that will affect you. While we believe that the proposed health care reform changes will ultimately increase Ohio health insurance rates, we””ll continue to monitor the progress and hope that rates stabilize.
Listed below are some of the most recent and relevant news/blog articles:
Health Care Reform Will Cost $115 Billion More
Health Care Reform Package Flawed
Health Care Reform Will Impact Southern Ohio
Small Business Group Joins Health Reform Lawsuit
April 2012. Of course, most of you know that the Supreme Court has heard arguments and is determining the legality of forcing consumers to purchase health care coverage. A decision should be made within the next 90 days. If the mandate is ruled unconstitutional, the future of the entire “Affordable Care Act” will be in jeopardy. We’ll try to keep you updated. -Ed
August 2012. The mandate is constitutional! So get ready for the Exchanges in 2014. Our website will continue to provide up to date rates and online applications.
January 2017 – The future of Obamacare is murky. President Trump will be tweaking, replacing, or repealing the ACA Legislation. We expect significant changes will be proposed within six months, and by 2019, most of these changes will be effective.