AETNA CEO: The Obamacare exchanges are in a 'death spiral'
00:55, Feb 16, 2017
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In our new world of alternative facts, letters to the editor have appeared from employees of companies or unions or governmental agencies bemoaning the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).
During the 2016-2017 open enrollment period, the total number of people signing up for insurance through the federal Heathcare.gov exchange fell by 400,000.
Through the rest of the year, Humana said it would continue to serve its exchange customers in the 11 states where it offers policies, but it would cease offering any policies on the exchanges next year.
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Bruce Broussard, the CEO of Obamacare unit, also confirmed that indeed they are seeing visible signs of demented risk in their exchange plans made over the last few years and, therefore, they have chose to discontinue with the same in the upcoming year, 2018.
"We strongly believe that any changes to our health coverage system must maintain this minimum set of benefits to ensure that beneficiaries, regardless of where they live or what health plan they choose, can receive the care and treatment they depend on or may need in the future".
This year, Humana is covering about 150,000 people through the Obamacare exchanges.
"During this district work week, I look forward to meeting with many healthcare providers and patient advocacy groups". If you do not like them, write to your congressman. "Democrats are blue. We all support the ACA, and so should you". People were still steadily enrolling in insurance during open enrollment in January.
"These proposals would help stabilize the current individual market and are a good start toward improving the functioning of the marketplace, so that any longer-term reforms can begin on a better footing", said Alissa Fox, a senior vice president of Blue Cross Blue Shield, a major player on the exchanges.
Trump himself clearly agreed, tweeting, "Obamacare continues to fail. Loosening the age rating requirements in the ACA without also expanding advance premium tax credits is a misguided policy that will make health insurance less affordable for millions of Americans". Instead of lasting three months, it will start on November 1 and end on December 15.
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