The head of Massachusetts’ health insurance marketplace is uncertain how the program will be affected if Donald Trump follows through his campaign promise to abolish Obamacare, which is modeled on the Bay State’s universal health plan. But he reports twice as many people have signed up for coverage this year than last.
The House unveils its budget, Baker signs the solar bill, plus: the ten-year anniversary of RomneyCare.
An earlier version of the site failed and the state acquired a new one, at a total cost of $255 million.
The head of Massachusetts’ health insurance exchange, Jean Yang, has been called to testify before congress on Thursday, along with directors of five other state exchanges.
Massachusetts and Vermont are withholding payments and considering legal options against the contractor that set up the states’ problem-plagued health insurance websites.
In a visit to Boston Wedensday afternoon, President Barack Obama will cite the slow start of the Massachusetts health care system to keep expectations low for early sign-ups for his own overhaul.</
New numbers from Connecticut’s health care exchange show about 3800 people completed the entire enrollment process in the first two weeks of the Affordable Health Care Act.
As the October 1 deadline approaches for many states to start their health insurance exchanges, Massachusetts health officials are touting the impact of Obamacare on their state.&
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is being hailed as a vindication for Massachusetts.