- Exchanges: CMS will run a federally-facilitated exchange in Alabama.
- Medicaid Expansion: Alabama opposes Medicaid expansion and the state will not be moving forward with it at this time.
- Medicare Advantage Enrollment: Alabama currently has 207,746 seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage, or about 23% of all Medicare beneficiaries.
NEWS OF NOTE
» The Gadsden Times – Governor Bentley: Medicaid Expansion Decision to Come After Presidential Election
» FOX Affiliate – Alabama Leaders React to SCOTUS Ruling
» Governor Bentley Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare (press release)
» Birmingham News – Enrollment Surges in Alabama Health Plan for Pre-Existing Illnesses
» WSFA Alabama – Governor Promises Veto of Insurance Exchange Bill