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ACA 2020 enrollment stable but dips slightly

Dive Brief: Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act exchanges dropped about 2.4% to 8.3 million from 8.5 million a year ago, according to preliminary figures from CMS. The agency described the number purchasing individual coverage at Healthcare.gov during the most recent open enrollment period that ended last week as “stable.” The data include a three-day… Read More »

6 emerging open enrollment trends for 2020

Increased focus on quality Employers are increasing their focus on healthcare quality and value by a variety of strategies, including the use of Centers of Excellence (COE), high performance networks and advanced primary care strategies. More than one in four large employers (27 percent) will expand their COE offerings to address additional conditions or procedures,… Read More »

CMS approves GuideWell Connect for ACA direct enrollment

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has approved GuideWell Connect as an Affordable Care Act direct enrollment platform. The action by CMS now gives health plans three private options for enrolling members on the ACA marketplace besides the federally run Healthcare.gov. GuideWell Connect says its solution “empowers health plans to better interact with their… Read More »