895Aug 9, 2013
Health Insurance Exchanges
Panelists talked about two state health exchanges and discussed the results of a study of state-based insurance exchanges.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) sets October 1, ...
201Feb 1, 2013
Health Care Policy Impact on Health Insurers
Panelists talked about at how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would impact consumers, employers, and insurers, and some of the actions that could be taken by government and the health care industry to ...
926Jan 28, 2013
Health Care Costs
Panelists talked about health spending and the potential for costs to increase as the population ages. Panelists argued that stabilizing health spending and targeting it in ways that ensure ...
901Sep 21, 2012
Medicare Advantage Program
The Medicare Advantage program is an alternative to the FIFA insurance program, offered by private companies, and about 1 of every 4 Medicare recipients take part in the program. The program is ...
225Jul 26, 2012
Secretary Sebelius, Attorney General Holder, and Karen Ignagni outlined details of the government’s new partnership with private insurers and state investigators to stop Medicare fraud, which ...
430Jan 21, 2011
Health Insurance and 2010 Health Care Law
Karen Ignagni talked about the 2010 health care law and arguments for and against changing existing health care plans. She also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
250Mar 10, 2010
Secretary Sebelius Remarks on Health Care Reform
Kathleen Sebelius addressed the America’s Health Insurance Plans conference. In her remarks she urged insurers to consider the long-term impact of opposing health care reform, saying that ...
274Mar 5, 2010
Newsmakers with Karen Ignagni
Karen Ignagni talked about the insurance industry’s view of health care legislation and how the industry may be affected by the health care debate in Congress. She talked about the ...
285Dec 3, 2009
Karen Ignagni Remarks on Health Care Reform
Karen Ignagni, president and CEO of America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), talked about the current debate on the health care system. She said the current health care proposals will do ...
1,328Oct 26, 2009
The Congressional Health Care Caucus held a forum to examine the policy options in Congress for making health coverage affordable for individuals with pre-existing conditions. The Caucus was ...
218Aug 14, 2009
Health Care Reform
Karen Ignagni talked about the debate on health care, including proposals favored and opposed by the health insurance industry, the content and tone of the debate on health care in and out of ...
665May 5, 2009
Health Care Overhaul
This was the second in a series of roundtable hearings intended to bring health care policy and industry experts together to inform the development of comprehensive health care reform ...
464Mar 4, 2009
White House Health Care Summit Closing
President Obama made closing remarks at the White House Forum on Health Reform. Following brief remarks he responded to questions from both lawmakers and other participants.
22Nov 12, 2008
President-Elect Obama and Health Care
Karen Ignagni talked about what the Obama administration’s health care policies might be, and she responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.
This program is part of a ...
56Aug 19, 2008
Health Care Policy
Five organizations announced their joint efforts to make health care reform the top domestic priority for the next president and Congress. A new television ad to debut the next weekend was ...