Health Exchange Alert Weekly Report - 02/12/2020

Controversial Phase Of GA Waiver Paused, But Reinsurance Moves Forward

By Amy Lotven / February 6, 2020 at 8:40 PM
Georgia’s effort to transform the open-ended Affordable Care Act subsidies into a block grant, drop healthcare.gov in favor private brokers and create less-generous copper-level plans was paused Thursday (Feb. 6) as CMS seeks further information from the state . But CMS will let the state move forward with its plan to set up a reinsurance program. On Wednesday (Feb. 5), Georgia GOP Gov. Brian Kemp requested CMS put phase II of the state’s waiver, the Georgia Access Model, on ice...

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