If small businesses aren’t choosing the public health insurance option, it’s because other plans are better and cost less.
The public rate hearings would have exposed more details on how health insurers and hospitals negotiate prices. But the debate over the Jared Polis-backed health insurance reform continues.
Public hearings over prices for Colorado Option plans were supposed to kick off this week, but the first one was canceled
Approximately 35,000 people signed up for Colorado Option health insurance plans during the most recent open enrollment period
Health insurance brokers say the state is interfering in the free market to favor the Colorado Option, potentially at consumers’ expense
2023 marks the first year of the Colorado Option, the initiative backed by Gov. Jared Polis
Some private insurance companies operating in Colorado will soon be required to offer a state-regulated health insurance plan that eventually will be 15% cheaper than current rates under a bill signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Jared Polis. In addition to House Bill 1232, the health insurance measure, Polis also signed into law legislation creating […]
Democrats in the Colorado legislature on Monday said they are setting aside their contentious effort this year to pass a bill creating a public health insurance option. The prime backers of the legislation, House Bill 1349, say the coronavirus crisis has made it impossible to ensure that all of the relevant stakeholders — hospitals, doctors […]