health insurance exchange http://kunm.org en Deadline Approaching for State's Insurance Exchange http://kunm.org/post/deadline-approaching-states-insurance-exchange <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; line-height: 1.15;">&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:55:41 +0000 Ed Williams 48014 at http://kunm.org Deadline Approaching for State's Insurance Exchange In The Southwest, Nearly 60 Percent Of Health Exchange Users Would See Tax Credits http://kunm.org/post/southwest-nearly-60-percent-health-exchange-users-would-see-tax-credits <p>It's estimated that 7.4 million people in the southwest will be buying insurance on their own under the Affordable Care Act. Approximately 60 percent of those purchasers will be eligible for help with their insurance bill in the form of tax credits next year.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 03:39:46 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 37280 at http://kunm.org 63,000 New Mexicans To Transition Health Plans Under ACA http://kunm.org/post/63000-new-mexicans-transition-health-plans-under-aca <p></p><p>Under the <a href="http://www.medicaid.gov/affordablecareact/affordable-care-act.html" target="target_blank">Affordable Care Act</a>, around <a href="http://newmexico.watchdog.org/19700/at-least-63900-new-mexicans-must-change-health-care-policies/" target="target_blank">63,000 New Mexicans</a> will need to buy new health insurance policies by the end of the year. Those plans could cost more and cover more.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:51:20 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 37046 at http://kunm.org 63,000 New Mexicans To Transition Health Plans Under ACA New Mexico Health Exchange Still In Question http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-health-exchange-still-question <p>States aiming to run their own health insurance exchanges, will be in need of federal grants to get those exchanges launched, and are facing a deadline today. New Mexico's application is in, but there's still a question of whether or not the exchange will be run by the state, federal government, or both.</p><p><br>New Mexico's federal grant request totals about $20-million dollars, and will be used for marketing, public relations, and outreach. With much of the states population living in rural areas, that outreach will be critical to the exchanges survival.</p> Wed, 15 May 2013 22:25:03 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 29267 at http://kunm.org