Friday, August 8, 2014

Health Care

The Daily Signal | Insurance Giant’s Drop in Small-Group Plans Looks Like Obamacare Trend
More Americans are enrolled in individual health insurance plans. In part, though, that’s because under Obamacare fewer are enrolled in group plans. And one health care analyst says this may be the beginning of a trend.

Econ Comments & Analysis                                                                                            
The Daily Signal | Why Obamacare’s $332 Million ‘Rebate’ to Consumers Isn’t That Great
The Department of Health and Human Services recently touted $332 million in rebates owed to consumers this year because of Obamacare’s Medical Loss Ratio provision, which requires insurers to spend a large percentage of the premium dollars they receive on medical care.