BlueChoice HealthPlan and BlueCross BlueShield of SC are pleased to announce that effective Jan. 1, 2017, Blue Option members now have full access for covered services at the University Hospital in Augusta, GA, and approximately 420 of its affiliated physicians and providers.
From The AP: “WASHINGTON – Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama’s health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That’s sure to stoke another “Obamacare” controversy days before a presidential election.
MARY ELLEN MCINTIRE | SEPTEMBER 22, 2016 Monthly premiums for seniors enrolled in the Medicare Advantage program are expected to be about 4 percent less expensive in 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said Thursday.
From “The Hill” January 12, 2016: “About 43,000 ObamaCare enrollees are bearing the full cost of their insurance plans after losing the tax credits that are meant to make coverage more affordable. Those enrollees no longer receive ObamaCare tax credits because they failed to file a tax return for 2014, according to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). …