Tagged with AHCA American Health Care Act

CMS Announces $10M Budget to Promote ACA Open Enrollment

CMS has announced its plans for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Navigator program and enrollment promotion for the upcoming open enrollment period. The agency says it will spend $10 million on promotional activities in order to meet the needs of new or returning ACA enrollees – 10% of the $100 million spent last year to promote enrollment through digital media, email, and text messages.

CBO Updates Cost Estimate of AHCA

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has released its revised score of the American Health Care Act (AHCA). In the updated score, the CBO estimates that the bill would cut the federal deficit by $119 billion and predicts 23 million more people would be uninsured by 2026 when compared with the current healthcare system.