Health Exchange Alert Weekly Report - 03/13/2019

Stakeholders Rally Against Proposed Mirror Plans For Abortion Coverage

March 11, 2019
Lawmakers, insurers, hospital groups and advocates have asked the Trump administration not to finalize a proposal requiring insurers that offer Affordable Care Act plans that cover abortion to also offer at least one other identical plan that does not cover abortion. Stakeholders argue that the proposal would be burdensome for insurers and confusing for people shopping for insurance, and advocates say that finalizing the proposal could eventually make it more difficult for people to get abortion coverage. The proposal, tucked...

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