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Cadillac Tax Dispute Complicates Congress' Talks Over Health Insurance Tax Delay
[Opinion] Letter from Trade Groups to Congress Requesting Relief from Cadillac Tax by Year End (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] San Francisco Increases Health Care Contribution Requirement
Online Tool: The Health Spending Explorer
CMS Threatens New York Basic Health Program with Big Cut
CBO's Record of Projecting Subsidies for Health Insurance Under the ACA: 2014 to 2016
[Opinion] Will the Urge to Merge Help Healthcare?
CMS Office of the Actuary: 2016 National Health Expenditures Report
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2017-74: Section 5000A Guidance for Individuals with No Available Marketplace Bronze-Level Plan (PDF)
[Opinion] Will CVS-Aetna Merger Lower Costs?
CVS-Aetna Merger Could Change How Employers Buy Health Benefits
Impact of Repealing Obamacare Mandate Could Be Softened
[Opinion] The Decline of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance
Big Five Health Insurers' Membership and Revenue Trends
CMS Releases Medicare Part A and B Premium Values for 2018
[Official Guidance] 2017 Benefit Year Risk Adjustment: HHS-Developed Risk Adjustment Model Algorithm 'Do It Yourself (DIY)' Software (PDF)
The Health Coverage Stakes in the Tax Debate: The Individual Market and Beyond
The Bipartisan Health Care Stabilization Act of 2017 and the Individual Mandate
Finding the Right Path to Improved Healthcare Cost Control (PDF)
HDHP Enrollment Increases Wellness Program Participation
[Opinion] What Would Uwe Reinhardt Say About Walmart's Company-Sponsored Health Coverage?
Consumers with High-Deductible Health Plans Could Be Smarter Shoppers
As Health Care Changes, Insurers, Hospitals and Drugstores Team Up
[Opinion] The Problem of Doctors' Salaries
[Opinion] The Biggest Health Issue We Aren't Debating: Unaffordable, High Deductibles
CVS Buyout of Aetna Could Come This Month
[Guidance Overview] Massachusetts Issues Proposed Regs Implementing Employer Medical Assistance Contribution (EMAC) Supplemental Contribution
Small Business Owners Search for Ways to Avoid Large Health Premium Increases
Employers Working to Keep Health Costs for Employees Down
Obamacare Insurers Rack Up $12.3 Billion in Losses from Risk Program
2018 Medicare Parts A and B Premiums and Deductibles
Fifth Annual Transamerica Survey: Employers Hold Steady in Time of Uncertainty (PDF)
Improving Health Plan Quality, Satisfaction, and Lowering Costs: What's in Your Five-Year Plan?
Middle-Class Families Confront Soaring Health Insurance Costs
Keys to Successful Business and Community Health Collaboration (PDF)
ACA Risk Corridors Update: Administration Releases 2016 Amounts, Paving the Way for Litigation Over Amounts Owed
[Guidance Overview] Massachusetts Proposes Regs for Employer Tax Assessments to Help Offset State Costs
While Litigation Proceeds, Outstanding Risk Corridor Payments Mount
[Official Guidance] Risk Corridors Payment Charges for the 2016 Benefit Year (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Healthcare Reform: Questions and Answers for Employers
Employees Wary of Narrow Networks? Here's How to Win Them Over
OPM Withdraws Proposed Rule on Health Care Premiums for Some Feds
President Taps Ex-Pharma Executive Azar as HHS Secretary
How Does Health Care Fare in Congress' Attempts to Simplify the Tax Code?
[Guidance Overview] Massachusetts Issues Draft Regs for Employer Medical Assistance Contributions
Description of the Chairman's Mark of the 'Tax Cuts and Jobs Act'
Breaking Down Employer Cost Experience in 2017
How Many of the Uninsured Can Purchase a Marketplace Plan for Less Than Their Shared Responsibility Penalty?
CBO Report: Repealing the Individual Health Insurance Mandate -- An Updated Estimate (PDF)
CBO to Publish Updated Estimate of Effects of Repealing the Individual Mandate
Employer Premiums Rise Nearly 7% in 2017 as Employees Absorb More of Health Insurance Cost
Humana Files Suit to Recover Hundreds of Millions in Risk Corridor Payments
Factors Associated with Increases in U.S. Health Care Spending, 1996-2013
Premiums Rise 6.6% on Employer-Sponsored Health Plans, Up from Five-Year Trend
Value-Based Care Growing as a Way to Reduce Employer and Employee Health Costs
Reference-Based Pricing -- Not Just for Large Groups Anymore
[Guidance Overview] A Step Toward 'Replace' Without the 'Repeal': The Trump Administration Re-Regulates Obamacare
Defunding CSRs: Challenges and Options in the Reconciliation Process (PDF)
Employer Strategies Tame Healthcare Cost Growth
[Opinion] The Ugly Consequences of Single-Payer Health Care

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