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Moda: Extending policies creates divided pool

JUNEAU - It doesn't make sense for Moda Health to continue to extend health insurance policies that are not in compliance with the federal health care overhaul, a spokesman for the company said Tuesday.Jonathan Nicholas...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-16/moda-extending-policies-creates-divided
State
Extending policies creates divided pool

JUNEAU - It doesn't make sense for Moda Health to continue to extend health insurance policies that are not in compliance with the federal health care overhaul, a spokesman for the company said Tuesday.Jonathan Nicholas...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-17/extending-policies-creates-divided-pool
State
My Turn: Learn benefits, take advantage of new health insurance policy

...newly insured by one of many new policies. Getting insured is only the first step!Learning to navigate your new health insurance policy may seem daunting, but it will bring you huge financial and health benefits. Now is the time to familiarize...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-11/my-turn
Opinion
Confusion, relief mark start of new health reforms

...In Burlington, Vt., the state's largest hospital had almost two dozen patients seek treatment with new health insurance policies, but more than half of those did not have insurance cards. Minnesota's health care exchange said 53,000...

http://juneauempire.com/juliet-williams/2014-01-03/confusion-relief-mark-start-n
Health law's troubles give GOP a much-needed boost

...by the law.Landrieu was among the first Democrats to propose legislation to let people keep their current health insurance policies even if they don't cover newly required areas such as hospitalization, laboratory services and prenatal care...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-11/health-laws-troubles-give-gop-much-need
State
Alaska's delegation slams Obama's ACA fix

...President Barack Obama announced a fix to the Affordable Care Act that would allow insurers to extend by one year health insurance policies that don't comply with the act. The fix comes after five million people reported their current policies had...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-15/alaskas-delegation-slams-obamas-aca-fix
State
Autism bill, other measures set to take effect

One of the new laws set to take effect in Alaska will require health insurance policies to cover treatment of autism spectrum disorders.All or portions of a number of bills became law, effective Tuesday, with the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-01/autism-bill-other-measures-set-take-eff
State
Health reforms penalize some Native Americans

...thousands of others who identify as Native American will face a new reality.They will have to buy their own health insurance policies or pay a $695 fine from the Internal Revenue Service unless they can prove that they are "Indian enough...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-16/health-reforms-penalize-some-native-ame
State
Law already gives states maximum flexibility

...populations vary as much as their landscapes. However, all Americans deserve the certainty of knowing that the health insurance policies and products offered by their state exchanges comply with national standards of coverage and similar consumer...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022511/opi_790654939.shtml
Opinion
Knowles has a comprehensive plan

...training for health care providers, health education in schools, allowing adult children to stay on parents' health insurance policies longer, encouraging more doctors to serve Medicare patients, expansion of tele-medicine programs and encouraging...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110506/let_20061105009.shtml
Opinion

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