Georgia leads the way: states that have said no to temporary high risk pools

Georgia Insurance Commissioner John Oxendine has said “no” to the temporary high risk pool.  See the following news article for more details and visit “Provisions of the Day” within the HFA Federal Blog section for more information about the temporary high risk pools.  Check back for additions to this blog. Georgia

Immediate information that allows consumers to identify affordable coverage options – Section 1103 (Subtitle B – Immediate Actions to Preserve and Expand Coverage)

Provision(a) INTERNET PORTAL TO AFFORDABLE COVERAGE OPTIONS.-(1) IMMEDIATE ESTABLISHMENT.-Not later than July 1, 2010, the Secretary, in consultation with the States, shall establish a mechanism, including an Internet website, through which a resident of any State may identify affordable health insurance coverage options in that State.(2) CONNECTING TO AFFORDABLE COVERAGE.-An Internet website established under paragraph […]