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July 23, 2018

Recent Stories

From Health Plan Weekly - In a move swiftly criticized by the health insurance industry, CMS said on July 7 that it would freeze $10.4 billion worth of collections and payments under the federal risk adjustment program, citing a February ruling in a New Mexico court case that challenged how the program calculates those transfers. “We are very discouraged by the new market disruption brought about by the decision to freeze risk adjustment payments,” America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) said in a statement. Read more

Insurers trying to contain the costs of unnecessary emergency room utilization have… Read more

A federal judge on June 29 struck down Kentucky’s plan to implement… Read more

Mid- to large-sized groups will continue to ramp up deductibles and shrink… Read more

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May 25, 2018
Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans - 1st Quarter 2018

Your quarterly Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans spreadsheet is now available. Click here to access the raw data file.

April 13, 2018
Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans - 4th Quarter 2017

Your quarterly Key Financial Indicators for Leading Health Plans spreadsheet is now available. Click here to access the raw data file and see year-over-year comparisons of leading health plans’ net income, premium revenue, medical loss ratios and net margins.

December 29, 2017
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The print issue of Health Plan Week is not being published this week, but we're always working to bring you insightful coverage of the health insurance industry. Click the links below to read this week's new subscriber-only content from the AIS Health editorial team:

Your next print issue of Health Plan Week will be dated Jan. 8, 2018. Happy new year!