- Exchanges: CMS will run a federally-facilitated exchange in Louisiana.
- Medicaid Expansion: Louisiana opposes Medicaid expansion and will not be moving forward with it at this time.
- Medicare Advantage Enrollment: Louisiana currently has 196,868 seniors and people with disabilities enrolled in Medicare Advantage, or about 27% of all Medicare beneficiaries.
NEWS OF NOTE
» Gov. Jindal on Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare: “Decision is a Blow to Our Freedoms” (press release)
» Times-Picayune – Louisiana Senate Panel Sinks Plan to Set Up Health Insurance Exchange
» The Advocate – Health Proposal Advances in Senate
» The Times-Picayune – Louisiana to Opt out of Health Insurance Exchanges in Federal Law