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HRSA awards funds to Seward, Seldovia, PCHS

...facilities, better treat patients with opioid use disorders, and help people get coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace and make the journey from coverage to primary care."The grants awarded to Seldovia, Seward and PCHS can be used to increase...
Federal health insurance aid in doubt for nearly 8 million

...opponents argue that subsidies are illegal in states where the federal government took charge of running the health insurance marketplaces, or exchanges. The justices heard arguments last week, and the court's decision is expected in late June.Tuesday's...

...most visitors will need two or three days to see the massive event, including informational exhibits, art and culture, marketplaces, live performances including Cirque du Soleil shows, and noteworthy architecture, such as Norman Foster's wavy-walled...
Still searching for health care solutions

...Blue Cross Blue Shield and Moda Health, that provide individual health insurance plans through the federally run online marketplace. The companies cited the state's high cost of services, small market and a small group of individuals with high-cost...
Begich proposes additional health care plans

...The five levels of plans available through online insurance marketplaces are bronze, silver, gold, platinum and catastrophic...states like Alaska, which refused funding to set up their own marketplaces, have money made available to them to do so now.Begich's...

...big-name insurers on the marketplaces created under the...Washington state's marketplace had chosen community...operates the insurance marketplaces for 36 states, has...running their own marketplaces, or exchanges. In...outside the state's marketplace to larger employers...
Murkowski wants updates on health insurance exchange

...since the exchanges went live Oct. 1. Exchanges are online marketplaces where individuals can browse for insurance, to be in compliance...commissions from insurance companies offering plans on the Alaska marketplace. Two companies, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska...

...Care Act in rural areas face similar difficulties. Coupled with the well-publicized glitches for the online insurance marketplaces, their stories illustrate the broader challenges in meeting President Barack Obama's goal of reducing the number of uninsured...
Will New Year be a new dawn for Alaska educational freedom?

...of choice was nowhere more adamant than in the education marketplace - where government-run monopoly public schools often consign...reveal improved public school performance in school choice marketplaces; rather than clinging to the shameful anti-religious bigotry...
Parnell criticizes Begich over health care stance

...Parnell's letter was sent the same day the federal government released initial enrollment figures for insurance through online marketplaces. Those figures showed 53 Alaskans signed up for private insurance through the site during the first month.Alaska was one...


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