Topic: Industry Trends

    House votes to repeal Cadillac Tax
    By Emily Kubis on July 22, 2019

    Excise tax on high-cost health plans has never taken effect The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal the Cadillac Tax, the...

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    What the midterm election means for health care
    By Alex Tolbert on November 19, 2018

    Medicaid expansion, Obamacare and more Unlike the past few U.S. elections, health care did not play a major role in the 2018 midterms. While...

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    Four steps for finding the right health insurance plan in 2019
    By Alex Tolbert on November 6, 2018

    More options for Tennesseans Do you need individual or family health insurance coverage in 2019? Open enrollment is here, which means consumers...

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    Tennessee premium rates are stabilizing — but are costs still too high?
    By Alex Tolbert on October 22, 2018

    More options for Tennesseans Open enrollment is almost here, and after years of double-digit premium increases, prices seem to be stabilizing....

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    Does the U.S. have ‘free market’ healthcare?
    By Alex Tolbert on October 12, 2018

    How to make healthcare more competitive Americans have been debating healthcare for decades. As costs have continued to skyrocket for...

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    Governor’s race: Where do the candidates stand on health care?
    By Alex Tolbert on September 26, 2018

    Healthcare often a key issue in political races When it comes to political issues, health care is one that many consumers feel strongly about....

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    IRS sets HSA limits for 2019
    By Emily Kubis on May 16, 2018

    Limits slightly increased The IRS has released the new Health Savings Accounts contribution limits and maximum out-of-pocket figures for 2019. ...

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    Network dispute leads to $14 million in balance bills
    By Alex Tolbert on April 25, 2018

    Patients could see balance bills soon Are you covered under BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Network S? You may not have known that prior to...

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    Tech companies tackling healthcare
    By Alex Tolbert on April 11, 2018

    Is tech disruption coming? Tech companies like Amazon, Apple, and Google have revolutionized our lives. Many of us hail rides on our smartphones,...

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    Three healthcare resolutions for consumers in 2018
    By Alex Tolbert on January 10, 2018

    Looking ahead to 2018 Healthcare policies made plenty of headlines in 2017, but unfortunately, there won’t be much relief...

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