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The nearly 400,000 people who buy their own health insurance in Michigan will see premiums rise by an average of 16.7 percent next year, a sticker shock that insurers and the government say can be offset for those who qualify for tax credits. Read More
Cost for commercial coverage could rise if risk insurance act isn’t renewed.
On Sept. 10, 2001, few insurance companies in America were seriously concerned about a need for terrorism insurance. On Sept. 11, 2001, the world and those concerns changed. Read More
Spectrum Health opened a new clinic in downtown Grand Rapids this month that will mainly serve lower-income individuals — who have had a hard time finding a doctor to handle their primary medical care, often due to lack of insurance. Read More
Grand Rapids city commissioners recently approved paying $1.5 million in various insurance premiums and confirmed to Lansing officials that its employees’ share of its health-insurance coverage meets the state’s requirement for the Economic Vitality Incentive Program. Read More
All employers will have to inform employees soon of insurance options.
As it now stands, Michigan residents and businesses will be able to choose a health insurance policy from 14 insurers when the state’s exchange site becomes operational Oct. 1 as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Read More