Thanks to the Trump administration’s erratic guidance and apparent lack of understanding of the complexities at hand, health insurers nationwide are getting ready to dramatically increase Obamacare premiums or leave insurance marketplaces altogether, reports Noam N. Levey.

“The growing frustration with the Trump administration’s management… undercuts a key White House claim that Obamacare insurance marketplaces are collapsing on their own,” says Levey.

In fact, the Trump administration, according to many officials, is causing most of the current instability by refusing to commit to keeping the markets running, “such as funding aid for low-income consumers or enforcing penalties for people who go without insurance,” notes Levey.

Read more at The Los Angeles Times



Leave a Reply