Tag Archives: Obamacare

Hospital groups warn Trump about Obamacare repeal

Two major hospital associations warn the president-elect about the impacts of repealing the Affordable Care Act without having a replacement for it . . .

Tags: hospital associations , impact of repeal , Obamacare

Aetna pulls out of Obamacare exchanges in Georgia, 10 other states

In what could be a serious blow to Obamacare, Aetna is withdrawing from health insurance exchanges in 11 states, including Georgia . . .

Tags: ACA , Aetna , insurance exchanges , Obamacare

Political Notes – Congress votes again to repeal ACA, Obama will veto

The U.S. House passes legislation to repeal the ACA and sends it to President Obama, but that’s as far as the repeal effort is expected to go . . .

Tags: ACA , Allen Peake , Barack Obama , Harold Jones , medical cannabis , Obamacare , Renee Unterman

Political Notes – No massive resistance here to gay marriage decision

Gov. Nathan Deal and Attorney General Sam Olens say Georgia will follow the Supreme Court’s decision on gay marriage; the state’s first same-sex weddings have already been conducted . . .

Tags: gay marriage , Nathan Deal , Obamacare , Sam Olens , Supreme Court , Tom Price

Supreme Court upholds Obamacare; ruling affects 400,000+ Georgians

For the second time, the U.S. Supreme Court upholds the legality of the Affordable Care Act . . .

Tags: ACA , David Perdue , Obamacare , Supreme Court

Supreme Court ruling could be a death blow to Georgians

If the Supreme Court strikes down a key portion of the Affordable Care Act, hundreds of thousands of Georgians could lose health coverage . . .

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Can Georgia get Obamacare without calling it Obamacare?

Georgia officials try to figure out a way to expand Medicaid coverage while insisting that it isn’t an expansion . . .

Tags: ACA , federal waiver , Medicaid coverage , Nathan Deal , Obamacare

Percentage of adults without health insurance keeps dropping

The percentage of U.S. adults without health insurance coverage has declined to its lowest level since 2008, according to Gallup . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Gallup , Healthways. health insurance coverage , Obamacare

Georgia health insurance enrollment increases more than one-third

Georgia’s enrollment in the ACA’s health insurance exchange increases by 35 percent over last year’s total . . .

Tags: Georgia enrollment , health insurance exchange , Obamacare

Pence the latest GOP governor to OK fed-funded Medicaid expansion

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence works out a modified plan that enables Indiana to get Obamacare money to expand Medicaid coverage, an approach that Georgia’s leaders have rejected . . .

Tags: ACA , Indiana , Medicaid expansion , Mike Pence , Nathan Deal , Obamacare