Health Insurance

Washington Health Insurance Rates To Go Up 4.2 PercentPeople who buy their health insurance on the Washington Healthplanfinder exchange can expect an average 4.2 percent increase in their rates in 2016.
Head Of Washington Health Exchange To Step DownHe has not announced what he plans to do next.
House Endorses Abortion-Related Health Insurance BillThe Montana House endorsed a bill Friday that would require health insurance companies to offer coverage plans that do not include elective abortions.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Judge Orders Oracle To Keep Hosting Oregon's Medicaid SystemAn Oregon judge has ordered technology giant Oracle Corp. to continue hosting Oregon's Medicaid health insurance system for low-income Oregonians even after the company's contract expires this weekend.
Survey: Primary Care Doctor Shortage Result Of ACAA shortage of primary care doctors has emerged as thousands of people gained insurance through the Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey.
Court Rules Health Insurers Must Cover Certain Autism Therapies Washington's Supreme Court says health insurers must cover certain developmental therapies, such as those used to treat autism, if they're medically necessary.
More Insurers To Offer Health Law Plans Next YearThe Obama administration says consumers in most states will have more insurance options next year under the president's health care law. The Health and Human Services department on Tuesday reported a net increase of 63 insurers joining the market in 44 states.
What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?
Washington Health Exchange Glitches Affect 6,000Officials at the exchange are hoping to have all the problems fixed by Aug. 1.
Insurance Rules On Gender Identity Clarified The Washington Insurance Commissioner notes if services are covered for others, such as hormone therapy or breast reconstruction, they have to be covered for transgender people
Washington Rates For Health Insurance Raise In 2015People who buy their own health insurance in Washington state can expect rates to go up in 2015, but probably not as fast as insurance costs increased in the years before federal health care reform took effect.