Health Exchange Alert Weekly Report - 12/04/2019

GA’s Block Grant Plan For ACA Subsidies, Non-QHPs Raises Concerns

By Amy Lotven / November 25, 2019 at 1:03 PM
Georgia GOP Gov. Brian Kemp continues to tout his proposal to use the Affordable Care Act’s Section 1332 waiver provision to essentially get a block grant of ACA subsidies that could then be used by consumers to purchase non-compliant products outside of the healthcare.gov, but consumer advocates have myriad questions about the concept and wonder whether Kemp could get approval from CMS. In an op-ed posted Nov. 18, Kemp also reiterates that the waiver would help small businesses by letting...

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