Topic: Industry Trends

    Five things to know about the Senate’s healthcare bill
    By Emily Kubis on June 22, 2017

      Cuts Medicaid and subsidies, expands state flexibility The U.S. Senate released a first draft of the Better Care Reconciliation Act, their plan...

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    The American Health Care Act’s winners and losers in Tennessee
    By Alex Tolbert on June 19, 2017

    Some consumers would benefit, others would be worse off Health policy is complicated — for every decision, there are equal and opposite...

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    Will insurers drop maternity coverage if the AHCA passes?
    By Emily Kubis on June 16, 2017

      Maternity, substance abuse and mental health treatment least covered before health reform A key piece of the American Health Care Act, the GOP...

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    Predicting which Texas insurance carrier might enter Tennessee
    By Alex Tolbert on June 6, 2017

    New insurer could change state dynamic Tennessee’s individual insurance market has hit a rough patch over the last few years, as BlueCross...

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    Would my premiums go up under the American Health Care Act?
    By Emily Kubis on May 25, 2017

      Coverage, premiums & out-of-pocket spending  The Congressional Budget Office released its report on the American Health Care Act Wednesday,...

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    If Obamacare is repealed, Tennessee faces a big decision
    By Alex Tolbert on May 24, 2017

    Waiver choices Two weeks ago, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA). It is now in front of the Senate. If...

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    IRS sets HSA limits for 2018
    By Emily Kubis on May 17, 2017

    Limits slightly increased The IRS has released the new Health Savings Accounts contribution limits and maximum out-of-pocket figures for 2018. ...

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    Rural health plan to blame for unstable insurance market in East TN?
    By Alex Tolbert on May 8, 2017

    Currently, 16 counties in East Tennessee have no insurers planning to sell individual health plans on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces in...

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    What’s next for the American Health Care Act?
    By Emily Kubis on May 4, 2017

      What does the bill mean for consumers? The U.S. House of Representatives voted Thursday to pass the American Health Care Act, sending the...

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    Tools to slow healthcare spending represent $8.6 billion in revenue for providers in ‘17
    By Ryan McCostlin on March 30, 2017

    Check out this column on Becker's Hospital Review Americans are prudent, resourceful, and productive. We're responsible for Silicon Valley,...

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