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The New York Times (10/17, Kaplan, Subscription Publication) reports on its front page that Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) “have reached a bipartisan deal to provide funding for critical subsidies to health insurers that President Trump said last week that he would cut off,” Alexander said on Tuesday. READ MORE >>

TIME (10/16, Rhodan) reports that on Monday, President Trump suggested “he may sign off on a ‘short-term fix’ to the Affordable Care Act being put together by Democratic and Republican senators.” During a Cabinet meeting, the President seemed “to reference a bipartisan proposal from Sens. READ MORE >>

Reuters (10/13, Abutaleb, Levine) reported that on Friday, 18 states sued the Trump Administration in order to prevent President Trump from ending ACA subsidy payments to insurers. The article said these subsidies “help millions of low-income people pay medical expenses. READ MORE >>

 On its front page, the Washington Post (10/13, A1, Goldstein, Eilperin) reports that the White House confirmed Thursday that it will stop making federal payments for “cost-sharing reductions,” payments to health insurers “that help millions of lower-income Americans afford coverage. READ MORE >>

NAHU (10/12) Earlier today, President Trump signed an executive order in an attempt to improve access, increase choices and lower costs for healthcare.   What Is in the EO? The EO directs the secretary of Labor to consider proposing regulations or revising guidance to expand Association Health Plans. READ MORE >>

Yes, it's that time of year again.  Time for Applicable Large Employers as defined by the ACA to start thinking about gathering information required to complete form 1095C for there employees.  Unless President Trump signs an executive order postponing or eliminating this reporting requ... READ MORE >>

 Feel like giving up? Give Group Planners a call instead! Building Better Benefits Together since 1998516-804-3383 x 1 READ MORE >>

The New York Times (10/7, Pear, Subscription Publication) reported that President Trump “is poised to issue an order that could ease some federal rules governing health insurance and make it easier for people to band together and buy coverage on their own,” Administration officials said on Saturday. READ MORE >>

EAST HILLS, NY – Approximately a month after giving notice that it plans to withdraw from New York State’s insurance market over the next year, Northwell Health announced on Friday (9/29) that, as part of an orderly wind-down of its insurance arm, CareConnect Insurance Company will not write or renew individual policies for calendar year 2018. READ MORE >>

NAHU (9/29) President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that he plans to sign an executive order as soon as next week that would permit the sale of health insurance across state lines through association health plans. The order would reinterpret a provision of ERISA to allow individuals to purchase coverage in another state. READ MORE >>

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