Individual and Small Group Health Insurance Market Data for Health Plans, Hospital Accountable Care Organizations and Industry Analysts

Healthcare Solutions

Health Insurance Exchange – Carriers Face IT Systems Integration Problems

Health Insurance Exchanges are new markets created by initiatives as defined in US Health Care Reform. Two pieces of legislation are collectively referred to as the Affordable Care Act and outline Health Insurance Exchanges:

  1. March 23, 2010 – The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
  2. March 30, 2010 – The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010.

Section 1311 of the Affordable Care Act establishes Health Insurance Exchanges (Exchanges) and sets a milestone January 1, 2014 for the Exchanges to begin offering health care coverage. Continue reading