KY Tells CMS It Will Switch To SBM For 2022 Plan Year

By Amy Lotven / June 18, 2020 at 6:09 PM
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) has informed CMS that the state will revert to a fully state-based exchange -- dubbed Kynect-- for the 2022 plan year, reversing former GOP Gov. Matt Bevin’s 2017 decision to disconnect the state-based marketplace and rely on the federal platform. In 2013, then-Gov. Steve Beshear (D), who is also the current governor’s father, established the SBM. It became one of the most successful exchanges in the country, enrolling about 500,000 people in Medicaid and Affordable...

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