DC approves small increases in health insurance rates
The Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking has approved new District of Columbia’s health insurance rates for 2016.
After reviewing all insurers…
Single payer links of the day
Bernie Sanders keeps single-payer dream alive: What the GOP Obamacare naysayers will never understand about health care Salon
HEALTH INSURANCE OPTIONS TO SHRINK IN WASHINGTON D.C Live Insurance News
The DC Fiscal Policy Institute has a article from last January that suggests a way to fund DC Health Link:
The DC Council passed a temporary version of the proposal to fund DC Health Link for fiscal year 2015, but needs to pass a permanent version to fund the…
D.C. residents to lose some insurance options next year on health exchange Washington Post
Health Care Insurance Pigs Soaking Americans With Secret 20 to 40 Percent Rate Increases on Obamacare Ted Rall writing for the Rasmussen Reports
Health care premiums for the most popular plans on D.C. Health Link will increase a little more than 4 percent for individuals and small businesses next year Washington Business Journal
D.C. Health Link testing new tool to make health insurance shopping less painful Washington Business Journal
Called the D.C. Health Link Plan Match tool, consumers will be able to anonymously receive estimates of how much they’d pay out of pocket.
D.C. intervenes in HIV drug bias case Washington Blade
D.C. health exchange launches new tool to make finding a doctor easier Washington Business Journal note- this will not solve the problem of narrow networks (there is also a Spanish version)