Health insurance exchanges

Health Insurance Exchanges Basics:

Kaiser Family Foundation, “Explaining Health Care Reform:  What are Health Insurance Exchanges?”, “Affordable Insurance Exchanges,”

Health Reform GPS, “State Health Insurance Exchange Navigators,”

Guidance from the Federal Government on Exchanges:

Final Rule, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Establishment of Exchanges and Qualified Health Plans; Exchange Standards for Employers,, “Affordable Insurance Exchanges:  Choices, Competition and Clout for States,”

Information on Exchange Activity:

“State-by-State Status of Action Toward Creating Health Insurance Exchanges,”

“Analysis of State Health Insurance Exchange Legislation: Establishment Status and Governance Issues,”

“Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Act of 2012,” Health Benefit Exchange Act SB 238 Third Reader

Advocacy Materials:

“Exchange Implementation:  To Partner or Not to Partner?

Coalition for Whole Health comments,

“Promoting Racial and Ethnic Health Equity through Exchanges,”

“Implementing Exchanges: Selecting Plans to Participate in an Exchange,”

“Implementing Exchanges: A Guide to State Activities and Choices,”

“Building an Effective State Exchange,”

“Implementing Exchanges: Options for Governance and Oversight,”

“Navigators Need Not Be Licensed as Insurance Brokers or Agents,”


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