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Posted on Jun 20, 2018 (26 days ago)

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Wellmark requests an average 8.1 percent increases in non-ACA plans
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield — the Iowa insurer that recently rejoined Iowa's individual market — asked the Iowa Insurance Division Wednesday for approval for rate increases for its grandfathered plans. Wellmark requested increases ranging ...
Medica, whose Iowa insurance prices spiked 57 percent in 2018, plans less than a 5.6 percent increase for 2019DesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa's Obamacare plans stabilize for 2019Washington Examiner

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Posted on Jun 21, 2018 (25 days ago)

DesMoinesRegister.com

The cost of Medica health insurance will not skyrocket in Iowa. What you need to know.
DesMoinesRegister.com
Wellmark has previously said it plans to re-enter Iowa's individual health insurance market for 2019. Its proposed premiums for such coverage were not disclosed Wednesday. It will not face a public hearing for those policies, because they are ...


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Posted on Jul 8, 2018 (8 days ago)

DesMoinesRegister.com

Bob Ray, beloved 5-term Iowa governor, dies at 89
DesMoinesRegister.com
... in 1974 and Vietnamese, Lao and Cambodian refugees in 1977. Two years later, he helped form the Iowa SHARES charity, which raised more than $500,000 — about $2.1 million in today's money — in food and other aid to assist refugee camps in Thailand ...
Iowa Gov. Robert Ray, 1928-2018Little Village

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Posted on Jul 5, 2018 (11 days ago)

DesMoinesRegister.com

Volunteer Opportunities
DesMoinesRegister.com
The athletes will be competing at Drake Stadium, Wellmark YMCA and the Iowa Events Center. The goal is to have over 1,300 volunteers to help with the success of the games. Each volunteer will receive a free T-shirt and a credential to get into the ...


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Posted on Jul 14, 2018 (2 days ago)

Startups lead a new rush into Obamacare's now-profitable markets
Longview News-Journal
Centene Corp., which specializes in health coverage for low-income people, has filed plans to enter North Carolina, where the vast majority of the state is served by just one insurer. In Iowa, Wellmark, a regional insurer, plans to rejoin the ACA ...

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Posted on Jul 12, 2018 (4 days ago)

KVEO-TV

Sparse details on Iowa plans that bypass Obama's health law
KVEO-TV
The 35-year-old farmer and electrician from Tipton figured the new plans offered through the conservative and politically powerful Iowa Farm Bureau were certain to reduce the more than $2,000 monthly bill he pays for his family's health insurance. He ...

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Posted on Jul 13, 2018 (3 days ago)

Business Record

A prescription for change
Business Record
For the past two years, Wellmark has been working on a program with the University of Iowa and Drake University to build an incentive model for pharmacies to help patients choose the most effective medications that provide the best result over time ...


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Posted on Jun 15, 2018 (31 days ago)

DesMoinesRegister.com

Medica will keep selling Iowa health insurance next year, competing with Wellmark
DesMoinesRegister.com
Medica, which is the sole carrier selling individual health insurance policies in Iowa this year, will continue doing so for 2019, an executive said Friday. Wellmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield has previously said it would resume selling such policies for ...
Iowans Buying Own Health Insurance To Have More Options In 2019Iowa Public Radio
Medica to offer insurance plans for Iowans next yearKCRG
Health insurer Medica to remain statewide in Iowa in 2019Island Packet

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Posted on Jun 21, 2018 (25 days ago)

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Hubbell, Hart come to agreement on once divergent health care views
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Hart, a second-term senator from Wheatland in Eastern Iowa, was one of four Democrats to vote for legislation allowing the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation to partner with Wellmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield to offer insurance-like health care coverage to its ...

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Posted on Feb 24, 2018 (142 days ago)

DesMoinesRegister.com

Legislation would allow Farm Bureau, Wellmark to skirt Obamacare requirements
DesMoinesRegister.com
The Iowa Farm Bureau Federation could offer health insurance plans that don't comply with the federal Affordable Care Act under legislation advancing in the Iowa Legislature. The new coverage could offer relatively low premiums for young and healthy ...
Iowa Farm Bureau makes pitch for unregulated health plansThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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