florida health exchangeFlorida Health Exchange is the Florida federally run health insurance exchange. Below you will find all the latest news and articles related to Florida Health Exchange.

Florida Health Exchange Official website: Its The Federal HealthCare.gov Website
Phone: 1-800-318-2596 and hearing impaired callers using TTY/TDD technology can dial 1-855-889-4325

Florida Medicaid Expansion Under ObamaCare: No (More info on medicaid expansion here)

Florida Health Exchange Overview:

Florida’s health insurance exchange is run by federal government instead of state government. The federal Department of Health and Human Services is crafting the state’s exchange.Go to this dedicate section for more information on federal health exchange related news and articles.

At least 10 insurance companies are expected to participate in Florida’s health insurance exchange mandated by the Affordable Health Act.

The exchange, which is scheduled to be available on Oct. 1, will provide a marketplace in which insurers compete and where people can compare plans.The Exchange is planning to enroll up to 3.5 million uninsured state residents.Health exchange by state post describes three kinds of exchange operation models mandated by ObamaCare.

Individuals and Small businesses can purchase Florida Qualified Health Plans (QHP) from the federal health insurance exchange. For individuals making less than 400% of federal poverty level, ObamaCare Florida health plan subsidies are available. ObamaCare Florida Small Employer Tax Credits is available for small employers with less than 100 employees.

Florida Health Exchange Helpful Resources:

  • Department of Health and Human Service maintains this fact sheet on Florida and health exchange.
  • Florida CHAIN is a statewide consumer health advocacy organization maintains lot of useful information on impact of health insurance exchange in Florida.

Florida Health Exchange News And Articles

  • Florida Health Care Exchange Rates Lower than Expected According To HHS Tuesday October 15th, 2013 The Department of Health and Human Services recently released a report that shows rates for insurance plans sold on the Florida health care exchange are lower than originally expected. In addition, residents have an average of 102 health plans to choose from. Across the state, the average price of the lowest-cost silver plan is $304and… Read more
  • Florida Insurance Exchange Rates Released Monday August 19th, 2013 Florida Residents May See 40% Increase in Insurance Premiums According to rates recently released by the Florida Insurance Department, residents in the panhandle state can expect to see their health insurance premiums increase by as much as 40 percent after Obamacare goes into effect on January 1, 2014.  Florida residents can begin enrolling in qualified… Read more
  • Florida Health Insurance Exchange Companies List Tuesday June 11th, 2013 11 health insurance companies are expected to offer health insurance plans in federally run Florida health insurance exchange, according to recent filings done at Florida Office of Insurance Regulation. Florida has opt to not establish a state-run health insurance exchange, so federal govt is going to manage the enrollment for Floridians. The federal exchange is… Read more
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