ACA Marketplace

Virginia Premier -- a company that currently provides insurance for Medicare and Medicaid patients -- announced Monday that next year, it will offer plans on Virginia’s Affordable Care Act marketplace. The announcement comes as higher rates are being filed for 2019.

Thousands of Virginians are hoping next year will bring better rates for health insurance. They’ll get a preview this spring when companies begin filing their plans with the State Bureau of Insurance.  Last year saw a shocking increase in premiums for customers who bought policies through the Affordable Care Act and made too much money to qualify for federal subsidies. 

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The debate over the Affordable Care Act in Washington has led to some confusion amongst potential enrollees this year. Nick Gilmore details what to expect from this year’s open enrollment period.

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Following the latest twists and turns in the ongoing saga of the Affordable Care Act can be difficult. As Michael Pope reports, that’s because the story has more twists and turns than a soap opera.