Category Archives: Health Exec

More states exit to run their own insurance marketplaces

State Library Ed. Note: Story mentions, “Oregon is in the research process and seeking information from vendors.” A handful of states are contemplating leaving the federal healthcare marketplace in favor of their own state-based marketplace. Chasing possible cost savings, a better consumer experience and more autonomy, at least five states are considering or already making […]
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6 states could be out of CHIP funds by January

Federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired at the end of September, and with no quick renewal expected from Congress, states are on their own to keep the program afloat. According to a report from the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, six states won’t be able to do so past early January. Those six […]
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