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American Rescue Plan Health Insurance Enrollment

Health care registration and the US bailout The American Rescue Plan has not only provided resources to help during the coronavirus pandemic, but it is also expanding access to health insurance coverage. MILWAUKEE – The American rescue plan has not only provided resources to help during the coronavirus pandemic, but it is also expanding access […]

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UPMC got a boost in the first quarter from strong insurance take-up

Strong enrollment growth and a lower claims expense ratio in UPMC’s insurance arm helped drive overall profitability for the Pittsburgh system in the first quarter of 2021. The nonprofit UPMC reported operating income of $288 million on revenue of $6 billion in the three months ended March 31, 2021, or a margin of 4.8%. That […]

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Maryland’s program linking insurance registration to tax filing shows promise

States have begun to explore and launch facilitated enrollment strategies to directly connect uninsured consumers to market coverage opportunities and streamline the enrollment process. (Photo: Shutterstock) Despite progress under the Affordable Care Act and the state’s expansion of Medicaid, nearly 33 million non-elderly Americans still did not have health insurance in 2019. In recent years, […]