Affordable Care Act
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Michigan residents who are uninsured or exploring their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act now can send a text message to determine their eligibility for subsidies to help them pay part of their premiums, thanks to a new program launched Monday by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
The decision comes after the faulty launch of a federal health care website in October — on which just 1,300 Michigan residents picked a plan.
Detroit-based Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq: CPWR), which provides application performance management technology to a wide variety of businesses, said Thursday that it will provide daily analysis of the HealthCare.gov site to determine if improvements being made throughout November are having a positive impact on performance.
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.
Just 1,300 state residents picked a plan in the first month, according to federal data, though Sebelius said many residents are still shopping.
President Obama changes his mind and says Americans can keep existing insurance plans… so what’s that mean for Michiganders with cancellation notices?
The state estimates at least 365,000 people could sign up on the market in 2014.
Can the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?
According to one tax expert, the IRS cannot attach a lien to personal assets for not having health insurance.