- Exchanges: Idaho will run a state-based exchange.
- Medicaid Expansion: Idaho opposes Medicaid expansion and will not be moving forward with it at this time.
- Medicare Advantage Enrollment: Idaho currently has 77,139 seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage, or about 30% of all Medicare beneficiaries.
NEWS OF NOTE
» Idaho Statesman – Idaho lawmakers are considering their next steps now that President Obama’s federal health reform has been kept alive
» Associated Press – Idaho Takes a Closer Look at National Health Care Reform
» Idaho Statesman – Otter: Let’s Study Idaho’s Health Exchange, Medicaid Expansion Options
» Idaho Press-Tribune – Idaho Isn’t Alone in Insurance Exchange Quandary
» Governor reacts to Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare (press release)
» Idaho Statesman – Idaho Health Insurance Rate Hike Deemed Excessive by Feds
» Idaho Statesman – Idaho Readies for Health Exchange