health insurance exchange http://kcur.org en Survey: Most Buying On Insurance Exchanges Weren’t Previously Covered http://kcur.org/post/survey-most-buying-insurance-exchanges-weren-t-previously-covered <h1 style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; padding: 0px 273px 6px 0px; border-bottom-width: 4px; border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-color: rgb(127, 187, 229); color: rgb(38, 72, 132); font-family: georgia, times, 'times new roman', serif; font-size: 24px; line-height: 1.1111;"><strong>Kaiser Health News&nbsp;</strong></h1><div class="main" style="float: left; margin-right: 17px; width: 512px; font-size: 13px; z-index: 0; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: normal;"><p class="byline" style="margin-bottom: 0px; padding: 0px 10px 0px 0px; font-size: 11px; line-heig Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:46:58 +0000 Julie Appleby 57592 at http://kcur.org Report Finds 525,000 Missourians Will Be Eligible For Insurance Subsidies http://kcur.org/post/report-finds-525000-missourians-will-be-eligible-insurance-subsidies <p>More than 525,000 Missourians will be eligible to receive government subsidies to purchase private health insurance, according to <a href="http://www.familiesusa.org/help-is-at-hand/missouri/">a report released Thursday </a>by the advocacy group <a href="http://www.familiesusa.org/">Families USA</a>.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 14:31:50 +0000 Marshall Griffin 34720 at http://kcur.org Report Finds 525,000 Missourians Will Be Eligible For Insurance Subsidies Missouri’s Health Exchange: A Story Of Unrequited Love http://kcur.org/post/missouri-s-health-exchange-story-unrequited-love <p>For more than a year, Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and others at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have been courting states to take part in setting up and running a health insurance exchange. But Missouri, home of an enthusiastic governor and opposing legislature, keeps sending mixed messages. Now, with Friday’s deadline looming for states to commit to joining the feds in setting up an exchange, it appears as though HHS will be flying solo in the Show-Me state. Fri, 15 Feb 2013 00:24:38 +0000 Elana Gordon 32030 at http://kcur.org Missouri’s Health Exchange: A Story Of Unrequited Love Feds To Set Up Insurance Exchanges In Kansas And Missouri http://kcur.org/post/feds-set-insurance-exchanges-kansas-and-missouri <p>Neither Kansas nor Missouri will be involved in setting up a health exchange, according to announcements by both governors Thursday.</p><p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 23:37:21 +0000 Elana Gordon 27334 at http://kcur.org Feds To Set Up Insurance Exchanges In Kansas And Missouri Coming To A Missouri Ballot This Fall: Another Health Care Referendum http://kcur.org/post/coming-missouri-ballot-fall-another-health-care-referendum <p>This fall, voters in Missouri will face a number of decisions: picking state and congressional representatives, the President. But also on the ballot will be a measure that like two years ago, has to do with the federal health law. It follows months of political tension over a key component.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 20:16:27 +0000 Elana Gordon 19090 at http://kcur.org Coming To A Missouri Ballot This Fall: Another Health Care Referendum Top Of The Morning News: Thursday, January 26, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-thursday-january-26-2012 <p>A daily digest of headlines from KCUR.<br /> • Missouri Lawmakers Look To Streamline School District Takeover<br /> • Health Insurance Exchange On Hold In Missouri<br /> • Council Committee Approves Tax Credits For West Edge<br /> • NBAF Could Create 600 Permanent Jobs<br /> • Kids Push To Make Jumping Jacks Missouri’s Official State Exercise</p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 13:33:38 +0000 Maria Carter 11511 at http://kcur.org Local Company Launches Health Exchange (Sort Of) http://kcur.org/post/local-company-launches-health-exchange-sort <p>Driving on I-35 and around downtown, you may have noticed several billboards popping up, advertising a &ldquo;KC Exchange.&rdquo; &nbsp;It&rsquo;s a reference to the health exchanges outlined in the Affordable Care Act, aimed at helping individuals and small businesses comparison shop for health plans.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 16:48:23 +0000 Elana Gordon 11379 at http://kcur.org Local Company Launches Health Exchange (Sort Of)