Employers will see around a 5% rate increase with their health insurance in the new year! What? Is that a premium change? Your premium will be unchanged until your next renewal. But, this new calendar year will bring new fees and taxes that are being shifter from carriers to employers and charged to employers directly. Thanks Obamacare!
Here is the latest ad hoc measure to stem the tide of bad news from the individual health insurance market. Health and Human Services announced yesterday that consumers with cancelled plans (ala Obamacare's new rules and regulations) would be eligible for a hardship waiver for 2014 and would be exempt from the individual mandate.
1. They are all top medical facilities in the United States. 2. People come from all over the world to be treated by their doctors. 3. All three are excluded from all but a handful of health plans offered on healthcare.gov. Good luck determining which plan gives you coverage. From the Financial Times: