Trump admin expected to suspend some ObamaCare risk adjustment payments
09 Juillet, 2018, 20:10 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
The mainstream media report offered more criticism from supporters of the Affordable Care Act. Hoover Institution research fellow Lanhee Chen with more.
The Trump administration is halting billions of dollars of payments to insurers under the Affordable Care Act's risk-adjustment program, a move that further disrupts the insurance market and could lead to more premium increases next year.
"Any action to stop disbursements under the risk adjustment program will significantly increase 2019 premiums for millions of individuals and small-business owners, and could result in far fewer health plan choices", said Justine G. Handelman, a senior vice president of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
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The risk adjustment program plays an important role in the ACA by pooling risk for insurers, transferring funds from insurers who enroll healthier members for relatively less, to those that take on higher costs in order to enroll sicker members.
President Donald Trump's administration has used its regulatory powers to undermine Obamacare after the Republican-controlled Congress previous year failed to repeal and replace the law.
Many Trump followers often cheer cuts to Obamacare, not knowing that the Affordable Care Act and Obamacare are one in the same. About 20 million Americans have received health insurance coverage through the program known as Obamacare.
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